HARLEM WEEK 2017 Celebrates New York’s Diversity
Don’t Knock The Hustle, Apply Your Hustle At The Lillian Project With The Harlem Business Alliance
HBCU Actress And Educator, Dr. Tommie “Tonea” Stewart
“Only In Harlem”, New 100% Organic Cotton T-Shirt

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito And Elizabeth Crowley Celebrate Support For NY’s Bravest

Today, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (right) joined Fire and Criminal Justice Services Chair Elizabeth Crowley to celebrate $4 million in expense funding through the Fiscal Year 2018 budget to uniform all New York City firefighters with an extra pair of boots. Continue Reading →

Traffic Delays Due To A Collision In Harlem, NY

Due to a collision, expect extensive traffic delays in the area of Second Avenue and East 99th Street in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Dapper Dan To Mentor Runway Designers

Each season, the New York creative platform-cum-retail space VFiles invites industry experts and influencers to guide the designers, makeup artists and stylists that come together each season to produce a group runway show at New York Fashion Week. Continue Reading →

Tony-Nominee Harlem’s Liesl Tommy To Direct Episode Of Queen Sugar

It was announced today that Tony-nominated director Liesl Tommy (ECLIPSED) has joined the directing team of Oprah Winfrey and Ava Duvernay‘s groundbreaking OWN TV series Queen Sugar. Continue Reading →

For Refugees From East Harlem To The Middle East, Cooking Provides Path To Security

In a kitchen in Queens, New York, a chef named Dhuha is making potato kibbeh—Middle Eastern croquettes made with ground beef—that the women in her family taught her how to shape just so. Continue Reading →

Harlem, NY Judge Died By Suicide In Drowning

The New York City medical examiner has concluded that a prominent judge found in the Hudson River died by suicide in a drowning. Continue Reading →

From Harlem To Hawaii, President Obama’s Hawaii Vacation House For Rent

President Obama, lived in Harlem while attending Columbia University, on December, 2016  was the last Hawaii Christmas vacation for President Obama before he transitions to life as a private citizen. Continue Reading →

Uptown Manhattan’s “Stunning Drop” Off A Cliff

It was a sluggish first half of the year for Northern Manhattan’s commercial real estate market, with a stunning drop in sales volume and mixed pricing results. Continue Reading →

East Harlem-El Barrio Community Land Trust Gets Slice Of $1.65M For Homeless

Picture the Homeless has been talking about community land trusts as a tool for helping the homeless for more than a decade. Continue Reading →

NYPL Needs Your Help To Identify Vintage Streetscapes From Harlem To Hollis

NY Curbed reports that the New York Public Library has a vast collection of historical images of the city, but there’s one glaring problem: Most of those images lack the context of place that make them so special. Continue Reading →

Man Robs Harlem’s Chase Bank Of $2,000

The NYPD is trying to identify a man who knocked over a bank in Harlem Monday, making off with thousands of dollars, police told Patch. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Ava DuVernay Expands Creative Partnership With Oprah’s OWN

Oprah Winfrey‘s Harpo Films announced today it has partnered with award-winning filmmaker Ava DuVernay (“13th,” “A Wrinkle in Time”) on a first-look deal for television and digital media. Continue Reading →

Nash Motors Company In Harlem, 1927 (Photographs)

Nash Motors Company was an American automobile manufacturer based in Kenosha, Wisconsin, in the United States from 1916 to 1937, that found a home in West Harlem. Continue Reading →

Reebok Will Send New Kicks Into Space

The astronaut demographic is not one that gets much consideration when marketers consider target audiences. Reebok, however, has found itself putting a lot of consideration into what astronauts might want in their footwear. Continue Reading →

Uptown Bounce With Hecho en El Barrio At El Museo del Barrio

El Barrio comes alive at El Museo del Barrio! Inspired by our neighborhood, visitors are invited to participate in a community weaving and mural project, enjoy an Afro-Cuban movement workshop with Master Instructor Stevie Insua Ruiz, and tour our new summer exhibitions with our Senior Curator Rocio Aranda-Alvarado. Continue Reading →