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 →

Marvel’s ‘Luke Cage’ In Harlem Gets Release Date

The bulletproof hero is back in Harlem. The second season of Netflix’s Marvel series “Luke Cage” will drop on Netflix June 22, 2018, the streaming service announced Tuesday in a new teaser trailer. Continue Reading →

BRP Scraps Affordable Rentals At Harlem Project, Will Sell Condos Instead

UPDATED: Mar. 6, 9:37 a.m.: For-profit affordable housing developer BRP Companies plans to sell condominiums instead of rent below-market apartments at its Harlem development called “the Rennie,” according to an offering plan filed with the New York Attorney General’s office. Continue Reading →

Harlem Ramen Joint Suspends Bartender Accused Of Drugging Ex-Worker’s Drink

NY Posts reports that a popular Harlem ramen joint says it has suspended one of its bartenders — after a former employee accused him of drugging her drink. 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 →

Recipe: Baked Apples With Oatmeal Filling Is Perfect For Any Harlem Winter

With a scoop of ice cream, it’s dessert. With a scoop of yogurt, it’s breakfast, either of the two – it’s a great Harlem Fall and Winter vegetarian treat.

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Harlem All In The Vanity Fair Oscar House Party

The Vanity Fair Oscar Party proved once again to be the place to be after the Sunday night’s Academy Awards ceremony, and Harlem from Dapper Dan to P. Diddy was certainly in the house.

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Harlem Subway Station Mugging By Two Men

Patch reports that the NYPD is trying to identify two men wanted in connection with a violent mugging in a Harlem subway station, NYPD said. Continue Reading →

A Country Estate In Harlem, NY 1915 (Photo)

A great view looking northwest on a hill across from a country estate at Broadway and Amsterdam Avenue at 100th Street in West Harlem, NY, 1915.

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It’s A Night Out For The Oscars Viewing Party At The Cecil Steakhouse In Harlem

If you and your partner don’t have a thang planned on Sunday, March 4th, 2018, check out the first annual Oscars Viewing Party at The Lounge where you can chill while sipping some Academy Award-themed goodies with DJ NessDigital (pictured) rockin at The Cecil Steakhouse in fabulous Harlem NY. Continue Reading →

Nor’easter Wreaks Havoc On Air Travel, Transit Services In And Around Harlem

ABC reports that Friday’s nor’easter wreaked havoc on air travel and transit services in the Harlem, New York area. Continue Reading →

Traveling From Harlem To JFK Airport, Flights Are Suspended

Due to inclement weather, a ground stop is in effect at JFK Airport. Continue Reading →

Contractor Arrested After Gas Building Explosion Accused Of Illegal Apartment In Harlem

Daily News reports a contractor charged with manslaughter for his role in an East Village gas explosion is illegally renovating apartments in Harlem, according to a new complaint. Continue Reading →

2 Shot Outside Harlem Public Housing Building

Patch reports that two men were shot Wednesday night outside of a public housing building in Harlem, an NYPD spokesman said. Continue Reading →

Boy, 8, Says He Was Hurt By Staffer At School In Harlem

CBS reports that an 8-year-old boy says he was injured by someone who works at his school in Upper Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Register Right Now For The Jesse Owens Spring Track & Field Program In Harlem

Online registration in now available for our free Jesse Owens Spring Track & Field Program starting on April 7, 2018, in Thomas Jefferson Park in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Driver In Custody After Fatal Harlem Crash

CBS reports that a driver is in custody following a fatal car crash early Tuesday morning in Harlem. Continue Reading →

CB #12: Paid College 2018 Summer Internship Program Application In Harlem

The Office of the New York City Comptroller is currently accepting applications for summer internships in all bureaus. Continue Reading →

Lupita Nyong’o Added To Sold-Out Live-Stream With Black Panther’s Chadwick Boseman In Harlem

The Apollo Theater in collaboration with The Atlantic announced that Oscar-winning actress Lupita Nyong’o will join her Marvel Studios’ BLACK PANTHER co-star Chadwick Boseman for a sold-out conversation about the film, taking place tomorrow, Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at 7:30 PM EST at the Apollo. Continue Reading →

Philip A. Payton Jr., Harlem Real Estate Visionary

Philip A. Payton Jr., February 27, 1876 – August, 1917, was an African American real estate entrepreneur, known as the “Father of Harlem”, due to his work renting properties in the Harlem, New York to African Americans. Continue Reading →