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NY Post Reporter Arrested For Drunken Driving In Harlem

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The NY Daily News reports that a New York Post reporter has been suspended from the money-losing tabloid following his arrest Wednesday night for driving drunk, crashing into a parked car and fleeing the scene, police said. Continue Reading →

A National Weather Service Heat Advisory From Harlem To Hollis

heat and hot harlem1The National Weather Service has issued a citywide for Friday, July 22 from 12:00 PM until Saturday, July 23 at 7:00 PM. Continue Reading →

Police Athletic League Youngsters Compete In 2016 Track & Field Championships

1- PAL Track & Field Championships1On Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 150 young athletes participated in the Police Athletic League’s Track & Field Championships. Continue Reading →

$4.8M For Hamilton Heights’s Most Expensive Townhouse

harlem brown stoneAn over 100-year-old, five-story townhouse in Hamilton Heights is now on the market asking $4.795 million, making it the most expensive house in the neighborhood, the New York Post reports. Continue Reading →

Andrew Rasiej, NY Tech Alliance Chairman Offers Suggestions on Pokemon Go And Civic Tech

L-Bruce-Lincoln and Andrew-Rasiej-marina-villelaAndrew Rasiej, NY Tech Alliance Chairman, and Marie Ternes, an advisor to the NY Tech Alliance, published a very interesting Op-Ed piece in last Friday’s Daily News. In it they call for embedding civic features in Pokémon Go and point out that the results could be transformative. Continue Reading →

Health Department Launches Campaign To Encourage Us To Drink Water And Aviod Surgery Beverages

health department in guideThe New York City Health Department today announced a new youth-centered advertising campaign to get New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis drinking more of the City’s high quality tap water. Continue Reading →

Join The Community Against The Shuttering Of City Fresh Market In East Harlem

city market in harlem1Less than a year after Pathmark – East Harlem’s largest supermarket closed its doors for the last time – the National Supermarket Association, East Harlem community leaders, Community Board Members and elected officials, including Harlem, New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and New York State Senator Adriano Espaillat. Continue Reading →

Family Of Special Needs Teen Allegedly Forced To Perform Oral Sex Sues City For $5M

Esperanza Preparatory Academy in Harlem1A sexual assault reported in April of a 17-year-old special needs student at an East Harlem high school has triggered a $5 million lawsuit against the city and Department of Education. Continue Reading →

Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Accused Of “Accommodating” Mayor And NYPD

de blasio and wark in harlemNew York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s decision to scuttle legislation that would have toughened guidelines for police stops has exposed tensions on the council, with some lawmakers accusing her of being too accommodating to Mayor Bill de Blasio and the NYPD. Continue Reading →

Octavia Butler’s 1998 Novel Of A Presidential Candidate Who Promises To “Make America Great Again”

628px-Butler_signing-e1469080830588There’s something maddeningly vague about Donald Trump’s catchall campaign slogan, “Make America great again.” Continue Reading →