Veterans Crisis Line In Harlem Is #1

veteranscrisisline600x250Each day, across the country, nearly 22 veterans take their own life. Even one veteran suicide from Harlem to Hollis is too many. Continue Reading →

Marisol Alcantara Has Eye On Upper Manhattan Senate Seat

delarosa-1473830853-9914-1478603606-5416Marisol Alcantara knows what it’s like to eek out a win on election night. She just won’t have to do it on Nov. 8; she did it two months ago. Continue Reading →

Adriano Espaillat Poised To Replace Charlie Rangel

harlem-electionFor the first time in over four decades, a different person will be representing upper Manhattan and the Bronx in the House of Representatives. Continue Reading →

Army Secretary Visits Harlem Recruiting Center

size0Secretary of the Army Eric Fanning administered the oath to enlist 22 men and women in a ceremony Thursday at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building in the Harlem neighborhood of Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Harlem Center Lost $500K Grant Because Of Program’s Success

161006_martin_jcrice_27_134596344The federal government cut off a $500,000 grant for a Harlem program that helped poor kids go to college — because it was doing too good a job. Continue Reading →

The Greater Harlem Chamber Of Commerce Celebrates Its 120th Anniversary

east-harlem sliderThe Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, originally incorporated as the Harlem Board of Trade on October 3, 1896, is the longest continual business organization in upper Manhattan and will celebrate this anniversary with a gala reception at Harlem Hospital’s Muriel Pavilion. Continue Reading →

New: JCC Harlem Brings Hopes And Dreams To Harlem

jcc-harlemJCC Manhattan is proud to announce that JCC Harlem, a new 6,000-square-foot community space on West 118th Street between Fredrick Douglass Boulevard and Manhattan Avenue, will officially open in January 2017. Continue Reading →

More Legal Services Available For Tenants In Harlem

Legal Services for TenantsA report from the Office of Civil Justice that was released this week showed a large increase in the number of low-income Harlem tenants who have access to legal representation. Continue Reading →

Rep. Rangel Attends Biopic “The Lion of Lenox Avenue” In Harlem

charles rangel in harlemRep. Charles Rangel and his wife Alma, and community leaders were at the historic El Barrio Firehouse Community Center on Wednesday, August 3rd, 2016, for a screening of The Lion of Lenox Avenue, a documentary about the life of public service of Rep. Charles Rangel. Continue Reading →

Apply For The Rangel Congressional Collegiate Internship Program

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Dear Friends & Neighbors,

I am reaching out to you because I think you may know a College Student and/or a Recent Grad who would be a great candidate for the Congressional Collegiate Internship Program, and to let you know that seats for the Fall 2016 program are now open. Continue Reading →