DCA’s Lorelei Salas Announces “Reports On The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City”

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the release of a report by its Office of Labor Policy & Standards (OLPS) titled “The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City,” which details emerging gaps in labor protections and offers policy solutions to these growing concerns. Continue Reading →

OWN’s ‘Oprah’s Master Class’ With Steve Harvey

The acclaimed, Emmy-nominated series “Oprah’s Master Class” featuring an unprecedented first-person insight into the brilliant minds of entertainers and public figures we love, respect and admire, is in its sixth season. Continue Reading →

NYC311 Sets New Record With Nearly 36 Million Interactions In 2016

NYC311, New York City’s primary source of government information and non-emergency services, set another record for the most annual contacts with 35,982,514 customer requests for services or information in 2016 – surpassing the previous record in 2015 by 5 percent. Continue Reading →

Nikki Beharie Hosts Harlem-Based NBPC Produced ‘AfroPoP’ (Video)

The ninth season of the award-winning documentary series AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange premieres on WORLD Channel at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT on Monday, January 16, 2017—Martin Luther King Jr. Day—with An American Ascent. Continue Reading →

Free Tuition For Harlem NY Public University Students Under Proposed Scholarship Plan

Nearly one million students from middle- and working-class families attending public colleges and universities from Harlem to Hollis in New York state would no longer pay tuition, if an unprecedented scholarship plan proposed Tuesday morning by Gov. Andrew Cuomo makes it through the state legislature. Continue Reading →

NYPD Report Theft In Central Harlem, New York

On Friday, December 23rd, 2016, the NYPD reported theft in the building at 2269 Frederick Douglass Blvd., in Harlem, New York.

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NYU Langone Musculoskeletal Ball 2016 (Photographs)

nyu-langone-musculoskeletal-ball1Harlem World Magazine loves those who work for more than themselves, like the NYU Langone Medical Center who raised $1.6 million for its annual Musculoskeletal Ball on November 15, 2016, where NYU Langone leaders also announced a new anonymous gift to the institution. Continue Reading →

Rosa And Others Receive Generosity At 5K Run/Walk Riverside Park In Harlem

gen1Rosa and her family were shown Generosity NYC in a multi-charity 5K Run/Walk that took place on Sunday, November 13th, 2016 in New York City’s Riverside Park at 104th Street in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

New Yorkers Can Apply For $626 Toward Winter Heating Costs

new-york-rainUp to $626 is available to help New Yorkers heat their homes this winter, and applications will be accepted for the federally funded Home Energy Assistance Program starting on Monday, according to a news release from Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s office. Continue Reading →

Get Ready For 2016 TCS New York City Marathon Road Closures

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In support of the 2016 TCS New York City Marathon, numerous bridge and street closures, including the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge, will be in effect citywide from 7:00 AM to 7:00 PM on Sunday, 11/6. Continue Reading →

NYPD Rescue Man Threatening To Jump From Bridge Taken To Harlem Hospital (Video)

man-on-bridge-in-harlemA daring rescue took place Wednesday morning when a man climbed to the top of the Macombs Dam Bridge, which connects Harlem with the South Bronx. Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management Hosts Mobile Office Hours Uptown

nyc oem in harlemNew York City Emergency Management officials will visit upper Manhattan on Wednesday to discuss emergency preparedness, coordination, and planning with residents. Continue Reading →

New York City Rebrands with New Tourism Website and Pictograms

nyc-rebrand-600New York City—arguably the most diversified city in the world—now has a cohesive visual language for its environs in a major rebrand launched with 250 pictograms. Continue Reading →

Bertha Lewis On NYS Senate’s Appeal Of NYC Council ‘Bag Bill’

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This statement was just e-mailed to us from Bertha Lewis Founder and President of The Black Institute regarding NYS Senate’s appeal of NYC Council ‘Bag Bill’: Continue Reading →

“Lone Wolf” Episode Of “Hate In America” Premieres On ID

hate in america harlem1In commemoration of the one-year anniversary of the massacre at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina, Investigation Discovery (ID) announced today the premiere of its third installment of the hit HATE IN AMERICA franchise, Lone Wolves, which centers on this story and other acts of domestic terrorism executed by “lone wolf” perpetrators. Continue Reading →