Real Estate Development Papers Filed For Harlem Building

New York Yimby reports that permits have been filed for an 11-story mid-rise residential building at 123 West 106th Street, on the Upper West Side of Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Michael Jackson’s Former Mansion Hits The Market

NBC reports that the former Upper East Side home of the late pop star Michael Jackson has been listed for $39 million. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Casa Frela Has Your Harlem Honey

By Lawrence Rodriquez

Our bees forage in Central Park, Marcus Garvey (Mount Morris) Park and in the Central Harlem area. The color and flavor of honey varies from hive to hive and season-to-season based on the type of flower nectar collected by the bees. Continue Reading →

Join The My Dog Loves Central Park Fair!

Come, sit, stay, and celebrate Central Park and its dog community! Tails will be wagging as the Central Park Conservancy and Central Park Paws host you and your canine for an afternoon of contests, training tips, games, and more. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Immigration-Themed Art By Ai Weiwei

An enormous exhibition by the activist artist Ai Weiwei, designed to draw attention to the world’s refugee crisis, is going on view at some 300 sites around New York City. Continue Reading →

When Is The NYC Marathon 2017 And How Does It Effect Harlem?

Whether you’re sitting in your East Harlem lacing up your running shoes for a training session or in Sugar Hill gathering glitter glue and poster board for those inspirational signs, we hope you’re getting excited for the NYC Marathon 2017. Continue Reading →

New Harlem Meer “Kinky” Fly Species Gets Harlem Professor’s Moniker

Source reports that introducing Themira lohmanus, a fly like no other, and the most recently discovered species in the popular Manhattan urban oasis of Harlem Meer in Central Park! Continue Reading →

Flames Engulf Car Outside Harlem Meer At Central Park

NY Daily News reports that a car erupted in flames just outside Harlem Meer at Central Park early Friday. Continue Reading →

Autumn Feels More Like Summer From Harlem To Hollis

Keep your sweaters and coats in storage. The mercury rose to a record-high 91 degrees in Central Park on Sunday, close to 20 degrees above the normal high in the first week of fall, the National Weather Service said. Continue Reading →

Harlem Meer Central Park Rapist On Camera (Video)

CBS reports that police released surveillance images of a man they say raped a woman at the Harlem Meer in Central Park after he’d offered to walk her home. Continue Reading →

Woman Robbed, Raped At Harlem Meer In Central Park

ABC 7 reports that a woman was robbed and raped in Central Park and police in Harlem are still searching for the suspect. Continue Reading →

City Wants Bike Lane Connecting Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park With Central Park

Patch reports that the city Department of Transportation is moving forward with Harlem bike lane improvements first proposed this summer. Continue Reading →

Proposed World’s Tallest Wooden Structure Filters Contaminated Water In Harlem Meer

Responding to the ever-growing demand for sky-high public spaces and the need for innovative environmental solutions, New York-based studio DFA has envisioned a 712-foot-tall prefabricated timber observation tower in New York’s Central Park that, if built, would become the world’s tallest timber structure. Continue Reading →

A NYC Century Bike Tour 27 Years In The Making From Harlem To Brooklyn

This Sunday, Transportation Alternatives will host its 28th annual NYC Century Bike Tour, the nation’s only all-urban 100-mile bike tour. 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 →