Mayor de Blasio, Harlem Adriano Espaillat And Others Speaks At Renaming Honoring Harry Belafonte (Video)

Mayor de Blasio delivers remarks and unveil a plaque alongside First Lady Chirlane McCray and Harry Belafonte and New York Public Library President & CEO Tony Marx at the renaming of the 115th Street Library to the Harry Belafonte-115th Street Library. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Harlem Haberdashery Celebrates The Kentucky Derby In Harlem

Photographs by Rudy Collins

On Saturday, May 6th, 2017, hats and the most fashionable patrons crowded the Harlem Haberdashery on Lenox Avenue in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Hundreds Join Jewish, Muslim, And Christian Religious And City Leaders In Harlem

In an unprecedented display of solidarity, 31 community religious institutions and organizations came together today to lead an interfaith solidarity march through Morningside Heights and Harlem. Continue Reading →

Join MBP Gale Brewer And Others Immigration Rights Workshop In Harlem

Manhattan Borough President Brewer Gale Brewer asks, do you know your rights? Do you know what to do or say?  Do you know who to call? What will happen to your children or spouse? Continue Reading →

Join MBP Gale Brewer Learn How To File Discrimination Or Harassment Complaints In Harlem

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer and Representatives from the NYC Human Rights Commission will present on the topic of discrimination and harassment. Continue Reading →

Standing Up Interfaith March For Justice And Racial Tolerance In Harlem

Gale Brewer is delighted to cosponsor, with the Jewish Theological Seminary, an interfaith march uptown to affirm the dignity of all people and the essential values of tolerance, racial justice, and welcoming the stranger. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Mark Levine And Others Host Hate Crimes Community Forum

Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. Vance, Jr. and Harlem New York City Council Member Mark Levine hosted a community forum last night in Manhattan Valley to address the recent uptick in reports of hate and bias crimes. Continue Reading →

‘We Don’t Want It’: Protesters Disrupt East Harlem Rezoning Plan (Video)

east-harlem-forum1A public forum held by the Department of City Planning and local elected officials to discuss the proposed rezoning of East Harlem was disrupted Thursday night by two neighborhood activist groups. Continue Reading →

Bloomingdale School Of Music’s 52nd Birthday Bash Community Concert A Great Success

ed-erika-floreska-and-ken-michaels-honor-gale-brewer1On November 11, 2017 the Broadway Presbyterian Church on 114th Street and Broadway in Harlem NY, was filled with over 200 supporters of music education and fans of Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer who had gathered to celebrate the 52nd birthday of the esteemed Bloomingdale school of Music. Continue Reading →

Harlem River Houses Public Library Branch Tabbed For Expansion

screen_shot_2016-10-27_at_13617_pm-1477589814-8710The Macomb’s Bridge branch of the New York Public Library — located within the Harlem River Houses — has about a fourth as much seating space as a subway car. Continue Reading →