Harlem Hospice Education Program Overcomes Barriers

Advance_Care_Planning1Planning for end-of-life care is a difficult conversation for families to have, especially when they lack access to basic information about hospice care and other services available for their terminally ill loved ones. Continue Reading →

Harlem Nurses Recieve “Nursing Excellence” Award

Nurse Awardees1NYC Health and Hospitals (HHC) today honored six nurse professionals with “Nursing Excellence” awards for demonstrating dedication and compassion for the field of nursing and for their patients. Continue Reading →

Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito: Murder of NYPD Officer Randolph Holder


Statement from Harlem Speaker on the shooting of Officer Randolph Holder, 33, NYPD housing officer was shot in the head and killed Tuesday night in Harlem Hospital: Continue Reading →

A Taste Of My World: An Anniversary Celebration in Two Acts

walking tall motageMarcia Pendelton, founder and president of Walk Tall Girl Productions has announced the 15th anniversary celebration of her company.  Continue Reading →

Stabbing And Shooting 115th Street In Harlem

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On Lexington Avenue and 115th Street their was a shooting and stabbing. The New York Police Department (NYPD) were mobilized for a person who was shot and stabbed in East Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

A New Bookstore Opens In Harlem (update)

revoltuion booksHarlem has always been a hub for “alternative” politics from Marcus GraceyCanada Lee to Liberation Books and more, so its no surprise that a bookstore that call itself “the center of a movement for revolution,” has swapped its Chelsea digs for Lenox Avenue because of escalating rent. Continue Reading →

Mothers From Harlem Hospital And Other Hospitals Attempt Breastfeeding Record

image001More than 20 mothers from the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation’s (HHC) Queens Hospital Center (QHC) and HHC Harlem Hospital Center participated today in the “2015 Global Big Latch On,” an attempt to set a new world record for most women breastfeeding simultaneously. Continue Reading →

HCCI Harlem Revive! A Community Day of Unity

Community Day of Unity 083On Saturday, August 1, 2015 Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. will present the “Harlem Revive!: A Community Day of Unity” at the Bradhurst neighborhood’s Jackie Robinson Park Amphitheater Saturday. Continue Reading →

Aspiring Chef Dies After Gunman Opens Fire In Harlem

article-murd-0630An aspiring chef was shot and killed when a gunman started blasting away while two groups brawled at a Harlem housing project, witnesses and officials said Tuesday. Continue Reading →

What Tha, Four People Shot in East Harlem

BN-JB948_NYSHOO_M_20150624173732Four people were shot Wednesday afternoon in East Harlem when at least one person opened fire outside of a deli, a law-enforcement official said. Continue Reading →