Study Says East Harlem And Other Housing Nonprofits Get Short End of Stick Under City

A chart showing that in the first two and a half years of the de Blasio administration, nine of ten development deals for public land went to for-profit developers.’

Over the past year, from East Harlem to Crown Heights, we’ve heard residents demand that when the city develops public land, that it partner with non-profit developers. Continue Reading →

Hollywood Calls Harlemite “Jeopardy” Super Star Austin “Powers” Rogers And He’s Picking Up

TMZ wrote who is … the smartest bartender in the world.  Damn right … it’s Harlem man Austin “Powers” Rogers, the “Jeopardy” sensation who’s now got some serious thinking to do after his impressive 12-game winning streak came to an end Thursday … because he’s now fielding all sorts of tempting offers. Continue Reading →

Odell Beckham Jr. Eats The Best Hospital Food Ever From Rao’s In East Harlem

NY Post’s Page Six reports that NFL’s Odell Beckham Jr. has been living large in the hospital while recovering from a fractured left ankle. Continue Reading →

Development Nears Topping-Out In East Harlem

New York Yimby reports that one of the largest new developments in East Harlem is now making substantial headway at 1399 Park Avenue, on the corner of East 104th Street, as shown in the latest progress photos by Tectonic. Continue Reading →

Person Hospitalized After Being Struck By Car In East Harlem

A person was taken to the hospital after being struck by a car Thursday morning in East Harlem, an FDNY spokesman told Patch. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Chancellor Fariña Announced The Expansion Of 3-K For All

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced the expansion of 3-K for All to six more community school districts across all five boroughs. Continue Reading →

More Than 250 Local Volunteers Spend Day Transforming East Harlem

More than 250 volunteers from Wells Fargo, City University of New York, Hunter College and the community participated in a day of service September 23, 2017, which transformed classrooms, offices, the library and other public spaces at East Harlem’s Public School/Middle School (P.S./ M.S.) 007.  Continue Reading →

Landmark East Harlem Opposes The City Planning Commission’s Vote

Landmark East Harlem (LEH) was formed to give the community of East Harlem an ongoing voice in how our neighborhood is developed and to support development that preserves the unique cultural and historical significance of the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Harlem Correction Officer Arrested For Abandoning kids

A city correction officer left his 8-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter home alone in their filthy East Harlem apartment, authorities said Monday. Continue Reading →

Corrections Officer Accused Of Leaving Young Children Alone In Unkept Harlem Home

A correction officer is at the center of a disturbing case, he’s accused of leaving his 9-year-old son and 4-year-old daughter alone and in danger. 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 →

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Joined MSNBC’s Chris Matthews To Discuss Puerto Rico Relief

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat, joined MSNBC’s “Hardball with Chris Matthews” on Tuesday to discuss relief efforts for Puerto Rico, his 10-point plan for recovery.
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The Tale Of An East Harlem Walkup

City Limits reports that there’s this building in East Harlem—242 East 106th Street. It’s four-stories, has seven apartments, is rent-stabilized. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Walter Winchell, “One Of The Most Powerful Men In America,” 1897 – 1972 (Video)

Walter Winchell (real name was ne Winschel or Winschel), April 7, 1897 – February 20, 1972, was an American newspaper and radio gossip commentator, famous for attempting to destroy the careers of people both private and public whom he disliked. Continue Reading →

Northside Center And Northwell Health Host East Harlem Community Health Fair 2017

The Northside Center for Child Development partnered with Northwell Health’s Katz Institute of Women’s Health to host a community health fair in East Harlem on Saturday, September 23, 2017. Continue Reading →