Roy Ayers Live At SummerStage In Harlem

roy-ayers-vibe-redVibraphonist/vocalist Roy Ayers is among the best-known, most-loved and respected jazz/R&B artists on the music-scene today. Continue Reading →

The Royal Arms Apartments Harlem New York 1900

royal arms in harlemPhoto postcard from turn of the century Harlem, New York, of the Royal Arms apartment building looking southwest at 600 West 138th Street, at the southwest corner of Broadway, 1910. Continue Reading →

Help Find Harlem Missing Person Clarence Wilson

Clarence Wilson1The NYPD has issued a Silver Alert for the disappearance of Clarence Wilson, a African American male, 81 years of age, from the Upper West Side in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Dr. Muriel Petioni Family Practitioner in Harlem (video)

dr. muiral pettioniDr. Muriel Petioni was a family practitioner in Harlem for over 50 years. Her practice specialized in the delivery of health care to at-risk populations. Continue Reading →

Feeling, Hot Hot Hot, Harlem Heat To Stay Until Thursday

Cumulus_2With the heat indices expected to remain in the mid to high 90s through Thursday, the National Weather Service has extended the previously issued citywide Heat Advisory until 8:00 PM on Thursday, July 30, 2015. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s New York Conservatory, NY (Photos)

ny con1These beautiful images from Harlem’s NY Conservatory in Central Park were taken by photographer Sharon Cuff on Sunday, July 23, 26015.

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The Politics of Preservation Locally In Harlem

12rhoden.xlarge1We have to have more historic landmarks in Harlem. That’s why the NYC Landmarks Law that establishes a system for the designation, protection, and preservation of the city’s most important architectural and historic properties in crucial. Continue Reading →

Dick’s Sporting Goods In Harlem Making A Difference

harlem lacrosseFor a group of kids in Harlem, lacrosse has become a lifestyle. Depicted in two new national spots from Dick’s Sporting Goods (location on 125th Street in Harlem) set to premiere on Wednesday, the Harlem lacrosse team has become the latest beneficiary of the retailer’s program, Sports Matter. Continue Reading →

Bike Riding Pointers For Kids This Summer In Harlem

kidcallWe’re half through the summer, and the organization Kidical Mass helps young cyclists gain experience. They also want kids to ride safe, so they can ride for years to come in Harlem.  Continue Reading →

Harlemite Allan Harris Free At Jazz Mobile In Harlem

allan_and_monty_3Join  will be playing for Jazz Mobile’s Summer Music Series at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem. This is a free concert so bring you picnic and come hang with us under the stars and let us groove you on a summer night. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Three Free Screenings Along The Hudson River

BrasslandsPanorama_414x227Films and Arts Brookfield will be co-presenting three free screenings on the Waterfront Plaza at Brookfield Place (formerly World Financial Center). The screenings will take place July 30th, 31st and August 1st, with live musical performances preceding each of the films. Continue Reading →