Community’s Plea To End Gun Violence Echoes Through Harlem

chico_tavarez_0325A community’s hope to end gun violence echoed through East Harlem on Saturday. The plea comes after 16-year-old Juwan Tavarez was shot in the head last Friday afternoon. He later died at Harlem Hospital. Continue Reading →

Family, Friends Of 16-Year-Old Shot In Harlem Pray For His Life

teen28n-4-webDevastated friends and family of the 16-year-old boy on life support after he was shot in the head outside an East Harlem housing development were so racked with grief they were barely able to speak between prayers for the teen on Sunday. Continue Reading →

Harlem Hospital Designated “Leader In LGBT Healthcare Equality”

slide_new_harlem_hospitalDr. Ram Raju, President and CEO of NYC Health + Hospitals, announced today that Harlem Hospital in Harlem and 20 others in the City’s essential public health system have been recognized as angel by the Human Rights Campaign Foundation for 2016. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem Hospital Celebrates Womens History Month

s2On Sunday, March 13th, 2016 photographer of all things Harlem Seitu Oronde was at the Harlem Hospital’s Women’s History Month event documenting the event in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

The Diplomats Producer Araabmuzik Shot Twice In Harlem (update)

araabmuzik-performs-at-the-dean-collection-x-bacardi-untameable-house-party-day-3-on-december-5-2015-in-miami-beach-floridaHip-hop producer Araabmuzik was reportedly shot last night in a parking garage in Harlem last night. The producer for the likes of Harlem’s The Diplomats, Fabolous, Busta Ryhmes and others was with his friend James Malloy, 32, when they were shot in Araabmuzik‘s car. Continue Reading →

Goldie Brangman And Evan Koch Talk Dr. Marting Luther King Jr In Harlem On Harlem World Radio (update)

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As part of Black History Month listen to 94 year old Harlem Hospital nurse Goldie Brangman and writer Evan Koch as they talk Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr in Harlem. Continue Reading →

“Mr. Harlem Hospital” Dr. Louis T. Wright 1891 – 1952

wrightLouis Tompkins Wright (July 23, 1891 – October 8, 1952) was an American surgeon and civil rights activist. In his position at Harlem Hospital he was the first African-American on the surgical staff of a non-segregated hospital in New York City.
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$95G Stolen From Harlem Councilwoman In Harlem

inez dickens in harlemSomeone stole $95,000 worth of jewelry from the Harlem home of City Councilwoman Inez Dickens, NYPD police sources said Friday. Continue Reading →

Masked Man Shoots In Harlem Chinese Restaurant

crime shooting in harlemA man ordering food at an East Harlem Chinese restaurant Saturday was ambushed by a masked gunman who shot him as he tried to flee, leaving him near death, officials and witnesses said. Continue Reading →

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 →