Blind Man Speaks Out After Being Slashed In East Harlem Subway Fight

east-harlem-lsashersA blind man was slashed and his friend punched in the face during a dispute on an East Harlem subway platform that started as an argument on the train. Continue Reading →

Sex Offender Arrested For Grinding Against Woman On Subway In East Harlem

harlem-sex-offenderA registered sex offender was arrested for grinding against a woman – twice – at an East Harlem subway station Thursday night. Continue Reading →

Assailant Slices Subway Rider’s Face In East Harlem

stabbing-in-harlem1A subway slasher took off part of a straphanger’s ear in a fight on a Manhattan 6 train platform Thursday night, according to police and witnesses. Continue Reading →

City Council Approves Affordable Mixed-Use Project In East Harlem

east-harlem-apartmentsThe City Council has voted to approve a 15-story, 400-unit mixed-use development planned at 127 East 107th Street, located on the southern end of East Harlem. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals/Metropolitan Expands Services For Transgender Patients In East Harlem (Update)

gay-pride-flagTransgender patients can now access hormone therapy and gender-affirming surgery at the Metropolitan Hospital Center in East Harlem, the city hospital announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

2016 Women Of Light, Peace & Power In East Harlem

celebrate-women-in-harlemDeAlmas Women’s Institute invites all women to join them in sisterhood for an evening of prayer and art of resistance (poetry/song/readings) aimed at activating and broadcasting the incredible power of women’s wisdom and sacred energy on a planetary level during this critical time. Continue Reading →

Sword Class NYC Holiday Party In East Harlem

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It’s that time of year again! The (in)famous Sword Class NYC Holiday Party! We’ll host our traditional “tournament,” complete with fabulous prizes. Continue Reading →

Citywide Action Alert: United Against Displacement!

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Concerned about gentrification in East Harlem? Join El Barrio Unite, South Bronx Community Congress, and the Citywide Alliance Against Displacement! Continue Reading →

Man Killed In Drug Related Robbery In East Harlem

east-harlem-robberyPolice are searching for a killer after a 72-year-old man died in an apparent drug related robbery in his East Harlem apartment. Continue Reading →

Join East Harlem’s Union Settlement On Giving Tuesday (Update)

union-settlement-renaming-in-east-harlemTuesday, November 29th 2016, is Giving Tuesday, East Harlem’s legendary Union Settlement is giving back to the East Harlem community by passing out free reusable folding tote bags. Continue Reading →