Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Statement On Federal Hurricane Maria Relief Efforts

Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat, released the following statement today on federal efforts to provide relief to affected areas throughout the Caribbean in aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Continue Reading →

Harlem Immigrants And Others Honored On Independence Day

The Lower Manhattan Historical Association is celebrating Independence Day by honoring four immigrants who have made outstanding contributions to their city and country from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Harlem Multicultural Day At Northside Center for Child Development Day School

On Wednesday, March 22, 2017, the Northside Center for Child Development Day School in Harlem hosted its annual Multicultural Day celebration. Continue Reading →

Harlem High School Senior Celebrates Cornel Acceptance

1651693_630x354ABC reports that a high school senior in Manhattan is making the most of his mother’s hard work to make his future brighter. Continue Reading →

Three Cheers For Cam’ron Who Donates Hundreds Of Sneakers To The Harlem Community

video-from-the-event-in-harlemIt’s always good to see a someone give back to his community in a big way. On Friday November 4th, 2016, Harlem’s Cam’ron donated hundreds of sneakers in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Former Girlfriend Of Harlem Teen Murdered In 1990 Arrest At Kennedy Airport (Update)

zunilda rosario1Police say they have solved the 26-year-old murder of a Harlem teenager with the arrest of the victim’s former girlfriend at Kennedy Airport. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rangel Honored For Partnership Between NY And The Dominican Republic

1785f1be-4c20-4e63-aa58-efd94282199fOn Tuesday, July 12, 2016, Harlem Congressman Charles Rangel was recognized by the Dominican Republic Ambassador to the U.S., José Tomás Pérez, for his work in strengthening the partnership between the U.S., and the Dominican Republic, and supporting the Dominican community in New York. Continue Reading →

World Softballers Swing In Harlem During July 4th Weekend

harlem baseballEvery year on the Fourth of July weekend, teams from all over the country — and beyond — come to the Colonel Charles Young Playground on 145th Street in Harlem to play in a storied “sling-pitch” softball tournament. Continue Reading →

Aluna George “I’m In Control” Ft. Popcaan (video)

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By Andy Kellman

As AlunaGeorge, producer George Reid and vocalist Aluna Francis amalgamate electronic pop, 2-step garage, and left-field R&B in this dance hall vibe. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: New York City’s Slave Market

indexOn a recent NYPL blog post it stated that on June 27, a plaque marking the site of New York City’s main 18th-century slave market was unveiled in Lower Manhattan by Mayor Bill de Blasio. Continue Reading →