WHDC Releases RFPs For Education, Affordable Housing And Workforce Development Initiatives

dsc_0006_0West Harlem Development Corporation announces the release of three requests for proposals to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →

Take The Baylander Tour And More At West Harlem Peirs (Update)

the baylander in harlemThe West Harlem Art Fund (WHAF) in partnership with the Baylander and the art collective Friskin’ The Whiskers, this Saturday there will be free boat tours starting at noon and then at 3 pm, visitors can see a series of art film curated with jazz music at West Harlem Piers. Continue Reading →

Grad Students Get OK To Unionize At Columbia In Harlem

Columbia-University-grad-students-Ian-Bradley-Perrin-and-Olga-BrudastovaThe National Labor Relations Board has ruled that student teachers and research assistants at private universities are employees and have a right to be represented by unions. Continue Reading →

Harlem Artist Tomo Mori New Mural Unveiled At Columbia University

Tomo MoriHarlem-based visual artist Tomo Mori will transform the Miller Theatre lobby at Columbia University in West Harlem into an immersive work surrounding viewers with a sponge-stamped waterfall of images, based on her cut and painted mosaic process. Continue Reading →

Bring It, Electronics & Textile Collections To West Harlem

recycle in harlemResponsibly recycle unwanted or broken computers, fax machines, TVs, VCRs, DVD players, cell phones, and more with the Lower East Side Ecology Center (sorry no microwaves, refrigerators, air conditioners, smoke detectors). Continue Reading →

Employment Opportunity for West Harlem Seniors

seniors in harlemWest Harlem Development Corporation is happy to announce an additional information session for its Summer Senior Employment Program (SSEP). Continue Reading →

NYC SAFE Disposal Event In West Harlem

nycsafe_events_480_480Safely dispose of electronics and other potentially harmful household products like batteries, paint, pesticides and medicine. Continue Reading →

Clarence Wilson Missing Person In Harlem

missing person in harlemA Silver Alert has been issued for Clarence Wilson, an 83-year-old black male from West 100th Street and Columbus Avenue in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

What Should You Expect With Fairway Filing For Bankruptcy In Harlem

Fairway MarketFairway, the popular but struggling supermarket chain, filed for bankruptcy protection late Monday. The grocer said all 15 stores (including the one in Harlem) would remain open and customers should see no impact. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Development Corporation Releases Grant Application

west harlem pierWest Harlem Development Corporation announces the release of the application for smaller grants to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, community facilities, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →