Duke University Alumni 7th Annual Wild About Wellness Health Day In Harlem

DukeNY will again partner with The Children’s Aid Society at their Dunlevy Milbank Community Center in Central Harlem to offer a health fair, sports activities and wellness workshops as part of Duke Alums Engage. Continue Reading →

Neighborhood Eats Has A Recipe For Tortilla Espanola (Vide)

You’d be hard pressed to find another tapas restaurant in Central Harlem. Continue Reading →

Meridian Capital Lends A Hand In Central Harlem

Meridian Capital Group has arranged $125 million in balance sheet and mezzanine financing for 100 W. 125th St. in Harlem, a six-story, 200,000-square-foot retail property. Continue Reading →

Lottery Opens For Affordable Units Across Harlem

Second to the Bronx, Central Harlem has seen perhaps the most new affordable housing opportunities in the city. Continue Reading →

Plans Filed For 15-Story Development In Harlem

Plans have been filed with the city Department of Buildings to construct a 15-story, mixed-use development in Central Harlem. Continue Reading →

How Bad Are Street Surfaces In Your Harlem Hood?

If your Uber rides home from the bar are starting to feel more like back-road safari trips, a new street quality ranking (and mapping!) project from NYC’s Independent Budget Office may explain why. Continue Reading →

Affordable Housing, Tech Incubator To Be Built On City-Owned Land In Harlem

A city-owned vacant lot in Central Harlem has been selected for a development project that includes restaurant space, affordable housing units and space for a tech incubator. Continue Reading →

Report Says “East Harlem’s District 4 Is The Worst District For Middle Schoolers”

If you’re a parent in East or Central Harlem, your education options are slim — both neighborhoods house the worst districts for middle schools in the city, according to a new report released Thursday by StudentsFirstNY. Continue Reading →

Request For Proposals From The Manhattan District Attorney

As part of efforts to prevent crime and enhance public safety in Manhattan, the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for their Saturday Night Lights (SNL) program. Continue Reading →

“In The Heat Of The Summer,” The Harlem Riot Of 1964

prof-michael-w-flammOn the morning of July 16, 1964, a white police officer in New York City shot and killed a black teenager, James Powell, across the street from the high school where he was attending summer classes. Continue Reading →