HCCI Hosts the Harlem Home Expo

Buildings-Harlem 042On Saturday, October 3, 2015 more than 150 people attended Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement’s Harlem Home Expo on Saturday, October 3 at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building in Harlem USA.

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Afew Places That Are Haunted In Uptown

haunted harlemIt’s common for Harlemites to regularly move around to different apartments and neighborhoods, but what about those residents who simply decide to stay… not just in life, but also in death? Continue Reading →

Jobs: Agents And Admin For Luxury Rental Development In Harlem

East harlem1Candidate must be a resident of Morningside Heights, Manhattanville or Hamilton Heights ( from 110th Street to 155th and west of Edgecombe)in Harlem USA. Continue Reading →

David Adjaye’s Children’s Museum Opens In Harlem

1451383_Adjaye_sugar_hill_museum5The children’s museum within Adjaye Associates’ Sugar Hill housing project in Harlem New York opens to the public on Saturday. Continue Reading →

Affordable New York: A Housing Legacy (video)

Affordable_NY_hero from harlem to holliThese days, when New Yorkers of all stripes are having a hard time finding a place to live that fits in their budgets, the City Museum is shining a lens on the City’s long history of affordable housing activism from Harlem to Hollis.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Block Association Tries to Save Church

Saving-the-Former-Harlem-Horse-Stable_fullwidthIn July, the Second Friendship Baptist Church sold the horse stable-turned church building to a private buyer for $1.5 million. A couple of weeks later, the city approved the new owner’s plan to demolish it. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Gas Tanks At 139th Street, 1912

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The West Side Gas Tanks on Riverside Drive taken from 139th Street, West Harlem, New York, 1912. Continue Reading →