Aging Boilers Crash, Leave 3,000 Harlem Residents In The Cold

The NY Daily News reports that the 3,000 public housing tenants of King Towers in Harlem suffered without heat during Wednesday’s snowstorm, but they can’t expect much help from either Gov. Cuomo or Mayor de Blasio anytime soon. Continue Reading →

Yummy, Yummy, Caesar Egg Salad Recipe

Win at lunch with this sophisticated egg salad from Down To Earth Markets, delicious in a romaine lettuce leaf wrap or crowning a slice of baguette recipe. Continue Reading →

Man Who Killed Harlem Woman May Spend Life In Prison

The NY Daily News reports that a man who killed a Harlem woman by pouring acetone down her pants and setting her on fire more than 20 years ago was sentenced Tuesday to a possible life term in prison. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Harlem Haberdashery 2018 Masquerade Ball (Photographs)

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It was a cold winter night on Saturday March 3rd, but Harlem was hot with the Fifth Annual Harlem Haberdashery 2018 Masquerade Ball “A Royal Ball in Harlem” benefiting #TakeCareofHarlem. Continue Reading →

Runs In The Family, The Keeling’s Setting Records The Harlem Way (Update)

Vogue Magazine reports that Harlem’s, 96, Ida Keeling has a secret because, really, you don’t set the world track-and-speed record for the 60-meter dash without something good going for you, especially if you are, like Ida competing in the 95-to-99 age bracket. Continue Reading →

Build Community Involvement Together For St. Nichloas Park In Harlem

Build Community Involvement Together for St. Nicholas Park In Harlem. The event is hosted by Partnership for Parks Catalyst’ and Friends Of St. Nicholas Park.

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Seitu’s World: Uptown Women Business Owners At Alhambra Ballroom In Harlem

On Thursday, March 15, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was there to take these great photographs at the Uptown Women Business Owners at Alhambra Ballroom In Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Church Pastor Says Believing Jesus Is The Only Way To Heaven Is ‘Insanity’

A source reports that Harlem’s Michael A. Walrond Jr. is a pastor who leads more than 10,000-members of First Corinthian Baptist Church in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Touro Graduate School Of Social Work Students From Harlem To The Bronx LEAD The Way

Before sunrise next Wednesday, students from Touro College Graduate School of Social Work (GSSW) will board a bus to Albany for the 2018 Social Work Student LEAD (Legislative Education Advocacy Day). Continue Reading →

Subway Info Session On Station Closures In Harlem

Starting April 9th, 2018, the Cathedral Parkway/110th Street B/C subway station will be closed in both directions for renovations. The station will reopen this September 2018. Continue Reading →

The Poet X is A Stunning Amplification Of The Latina Experience From Harlem

Entertainment Weekly reports that Xiomara Batista is often urged to bite her tongue. The “miracle” of her and her twin brother Xavier’s births to her aging Dominican parents makes Xio feel like a spectacle in her Harlem community, a constant point of conversation and judgment. Continue Reading →

Carver Federal Savings Signs Lease To Move Harlem headquarters

NY Crains reports that the largest African-American-run bank in the country has signed a lease to relocate its Harlem headquarters office after recently selling the West 125th Street building where it has long based its operations. Continue Reading →

Inaugural Kit Film Noir Festival At Columbia University

The first annual Dr. Saul and Dorothy Kit Film Noir Festival, presented March 21 – 25, 2018 by the Columbia University School of the Arts at the new Lenfest Center for the Arts in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Join The Annual Meeting Of The West 102nd & 103rd Streets Block Association In Harlem

On Thursday, March 22 at 7 p.m. at the Master (310 Riverside Drive at West 103rd Street), you are invited to the Block Association’s Annual Meeting.  Continue Reading →

Developer Parkadon Unveils Stunning Art At New Mixed-Income Condo In Harlem

Great art in an apartment building lobby makes coming home not just a comfort but a pleasure. Continue Reading →

Get The New Harlem Tote And Save The World

Save the Earth, your back and some conscience with this Harlem Tote, these are great stylish dual-purpose, eco-friendly totes that are 100% sustainably-sourced cotton.

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Macy’s Fashion Forward Prom Dress Picks 2018 (Photographs)

Here’s a curated selection of Macy’s Prom Dresses for Harlem mom and dads for their young daughters to choose from the glam silhouettes to flirty embles. Continue Reading →

Man Fatally Stabbed In Harlem

Patch reports that a man was stabbed to death early Tuesday morning in Harlem, police said. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio On First-Of-Its Kind Crowdfunding Program For NYC Women Start Ups

On International Women’s Day, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen, New York City Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Gregg Bishop and Council Member Helen Rosenthal announced that over $280,000 in zero-interest loans has been pledged to women entrepreneurs through the City’s crowdfunding partnership with Kiva. Continue Reading →

Harlem Wedding Of Nat and Maria Cole, 1948

6a00e55127ad358833017d42678ffe970c-800wiThey were dressed to the nines!  After all, it was Sunday in Harlem.  Harlemites were known to dress their best, in the finest materials, and in the latest of styles for the Sunday afternoon fashion parades on the avenues.  Continue Reading →