Harlem Landlord Threaten Sisters With Deportation To Get Apartments

Two sisters said they had to flee their East Harlem apartments after a landlord and her crew — including her Trump-supporting son — made life unbearable with increasingly ominous threats of harm and reports to immigration authorities. Continue Reading →

‘Harlem’ Tommy Murphy, Harlem, 1911

At the turn of the century boxing was huge in Harlem and this 1921 Exhibit Supply Company Boxing Postcard proves it of ‘Harlem’ Tommy Murphy in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

East Harlem’s Union Settlement Wins Multi-Million Dollar Grant

Union Settlement has been selected as one of five New York City organizations to receive a multi-million dollar, multi-year grant from the Manhattan District Attorney’s Office. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Participatory Budgeting: List Of Projects, When/How To Vote

It’s almost time to vote on participatory budgeting projects for 2017. What is “participatory budgeting” you ask? Well, it’s not as boring as it’s name makes it sound. Continue Reading →

City plans to sue Con Ed over deadly East Harlem gas blast

The NY Post reports that the city and several New Yorkers are suing Con Edison and a construction company over the 2014 East Harlem gas blast that left eight dead, according to court papers. ​​ Continue Reading →

Man Stabbed Near East Harlem Subway Station

A man was stabbed several times near an East Harlem subway station Sunday afternoon, police said.  Continue Reading →

$9M Business Grants To Boost East Harlem And Other NYC Neighborhoods

NY Daily News reports that business strips across the five boroughs will be spruced up with $9 million in grants the city is set to announce Monday. Continue Reading →

3 Years Since East Harlem Gas Explosion

Today marks three years since the East Harlem explosion that destroyed two buildings and killed eight people. Continue Reading →

Man Drops Dead On Subway Tracks In East Harlem

NBC New York reports that authorities say a man has died after he was found on the tracks of an East Harlem subway station Saturday. Continue Reading →

New Renderings Of Latest Luxury Rental Harlem 125 In East Harlem

NY Curbed reports that leasing on the 12-story rental on East 125th Street between Madison and Park Avenues in East Harlem won’t get underway for a couple of months. Continue Reading →