The Fab Princess Di Visits Harlem Hospital 1989 (Update)

In 1989 UPI reports that Princess Diana hugged and stroked children suffering from AIDS in a visit to a Harlem hospital today and questioned a doctor about the deadly disease. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Jumps 8 Stories To Avoid Parole Officer

A man jumped out of an eighth floor window when his parole officer came looking for him on Friday — and miraculously suffered only an ankle injury, NYPD said. Continue Reading →

Dog Killed By NYPD After Biting Owner In Harlem

NY1 reports that a police officer fatally shot a pit bull after it attacked its owner in Harlem on Friday night, according to the NYPD. Continue Reading →

Harlem Shooting Suspect Identified

The NYPD has identified a suspect wanted in connection with a non-fatal shooting this week in Harlem, police told source. Continue Reading →

Mugger Slashes Harlem Woman For $25 (Update)

NY Daily News reports that cops are hunting for a mugger who slashed an East Harlem woman and stole her bag. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals Earns National Awards For Quality From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Health + Hospitals (which Harlem Hospital is a member, above) has received national recognition awards for 10 of its hospitals for implementing specific quality improvement measures related to the treatment of patients suffering from heart failure, cardiac arrest, and stroke, it was announced today. Continue Reading →

In The Fourth Minute A Harlem Man Was Shot

In a NY Post story titled Five People Shot In Separate Shootings Just Minutes Apart reports how at the fourth minute, a pair of men were shot as they were standing near the corner of West 139th St. and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Man Climbs On NYPD Cruisers, Dances “Only In Harlem” (Video)

NY Daily News reports that hallucinating and incoherent, a 42-year old man hopped atop a NYPD cruiser not once, but twice — his antics attracting one million views on Facebook. Continue Reading →

The Legendary Surgeon And Civil Rights Activist, Harlem’s Louis Tompkins Wright

Louis 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. Continue Reading →

Calling All Harlem Parents Register Your Child For A Free Fresh Air Fund Summer Experience

Time to register your child for The Fresh Air Fund’s 141st summer of serving New York City children from low-income communities, and give your child an experience of a lifetime, free of charge.  Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Harlem Haberdashery Celebrates The Kentucky Derby In Harlem

Photographs by Rudy Collins

On Saturday, May 6th, 2017, hats and the most fashionable patrons crowded the Harlem Haberdashery on Lenox Avenue in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: NAACP Hearing At Harlem Hospital 2017 (Photographs)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Thursday, April 27, the NAACP Hearing was held at Harlem Hospital Center & Pavilion in the Herbert G. Cave Auditorium in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals On The House Vote To Repeal The Affordable Care Act

The NYC Health + Hospitals which represents Harlem Hospital, today in passing the American Health Care Act yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives committed a grave disservice to the nation.  Continue Reading →

12-Year-Old Boy Critically Injured By Van In Harlem

NY Daily News reports that a van struck and critically injured a 12-year-old boy on a Harlem street Monday afternoon, police said. Continue Reading →

Bystander In Harlem Hospital Shot Outside Gas Station

A man is facing charges in connection with an Inwood street fight that left a bystander shot and another man slashed in the back of the head, an NYPD spokesman told source. Continue Reading →