Community Discussion on NYC Subway’s Hosted By: Congressman Adriano Espaillat

Congressman Adriano Espaillat would like to cordially invite you to our ‘Summer of Hell’ Town Hall Meeting on Saturday, July 22, 2017 from 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, at the Columbia University Medical Center, Russ Berrie Pavilion, 1150 St. Nicholas Ave., by 167th St. Continue Reading →

Common Surprises Harlem School With $10,000 Donation

Oscar and Grammy winner Common surprised a group of New York students by donating $10,000 to help their teachers buy supplies like calculators and science kits. Continue Reading →

“Weary Kingdom,” Book Signing & Reading With DéLana R. A. Dameron In Harlem

In this new collection of poems, Weary Kingdom, DéLana R. A. Dameron maps a journey across emotional, spiritual, and geographic lines, from the familiarity of the honeysuckle South to a new world, or a new kingdom―Harlem. Continue Reading →

A$AP Ferg’s New AGOLDE Denim Capsule Is Inspired By Harlem And More

The 28-year-old rapper A$AP Ferg is perhaps best known as a member of the notorious New York rap group, the A$AP Mob, with his own hit singles like “Shabba” and “New Level,” as well as his most recent album, East Coast, which dropped this spring. Continue Reading →

Lhota Asks Riders To Eat Neatly On Subways In Wake Of Harlem Track Fire

The NY Daily News reports MTA chief Joe Lhota is now a food critic — he says to eat carefully on trains or he may ban grub altogether. Continue Reading →

David Barclay Moore’s The Stars Beneath Our Feet Explains A World Of Harlem

In David Barclay Moore’s stunning debut novel, The Stars Beneath Our Feet, 12-year-old Harlem resident Lolly Rachpaul is about to endure his first Christmas without his older brother, who died months earlier in a gang-related shooting. Continue Reading →

Harlem Youngsters Showcase Artwork in Police Athletic League’s Floral Contest 2017

In Harlem, the Police Athletic League (PAL) boys and girls participated in PAL’s Floral Contest 2017, with youngsters at PAL’s Harlem Center at 441 Manhattan Avenue in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

“A Love Supreme,” Tribute To John Coltrane At Smoke Jazz Club In Harlem

Azar Lawrence (right), a powerful and moving saxophonist, is one of the great interpreters of the music of John Coltrane at Smoke in Harlem, NY.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Shooting ‘Persons Of Interest’ Released

The NYPD has released security camera footage of five teenagers wanted in connection with a shooting in Marcus Garvey Park last week. Continue Reading →

Harlem Church Holds Eric Garner’s Memorial

A Harlem church will hold a panel discussion and memorial service for Eric Garner on Monday night on the third anniversary of his death featuring speakers such as Rev. Al Sharpton and former NBA player and activist Etan Thomas. Continue Reading →

Harlem Hit-And-Run Driver Hits 30-Year-Old Man

A 30-year-old pedestrian was badly hurt when he was hit in Harlem by a BMW whose driver kept going, police sources said Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Wooden Farm House On Broadway At West 123rd And 124th Streets, Harlem, NY, 1898

This is a great photograph looking northwest on the west side of Broadway between West 123rd and West 124th Streets, taken by James Reuel Smith in Harlem, NY, November 16, 1898.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Building Covered In Scaffolding For 17 Years?

Scaffolding surrounding a Harlem building has once again brought to light the city’s difficult relationship trying to manage the hundreds of miles of scaffolding that cover buildings across the city.  Continue Reading →

Track Fire In Harlem Disrupts Subway Service

Nine people were treated for smoke inhalation after a track fire in Harlem snarled the Monday morning rush-hour commute for many subway riders. Continue Reading →

Little Boy At 149th Street Well, Harlem, New York, May 13, 1898.

Little Harlem boy with hat at Well photographed by James Reuel Smith below at the  on the Hudson River shore and West 149th Street, Harlem, New York, May 13, 1898.

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