NYC Temporary Closes Stores Illegally Selling Tobacco Products Uptown And In Brooklyn

Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the temporary closing of four Manhattan businesses (three uptown): Continue Reading →

Sweet Spot Festival + Okayafrica Electrafrique #Harlem

4223958a-c73b-4f21-8331-591fd759aba2They’re back! It’s been a long winter and the start of 2016 has been particularly punchy. We are SO happy to be back celebrating culture & community with you It’s also our 5th Year Anniversary! Continue Reading →

Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito’s NYT Letter to the Editor

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoTo the Editor (of the NYTimes):

Re “Death of Baby Grips Mental Health Advocates for Bangladeshi Women in City” (news article, Aug. 14):

Your article makes it clear that there are people living in New York City who are not being reached with the information on the services and support available to them. Continue Reading →

Silicon Harlem’s Youth Education & Career Conference 2.0

By Diane Allford

On Saturday, August 8th, Silicon Harlem and the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, held the Youth Education & Career Conference 2.0 for teens and young adults. Continue Reading →

A National Night Out For A Drug-Free World in Harlem

out2Here are great photographs series of Harlemites showing their support for a drug free world sent to us from Meghan Fialkoff with The Foundation for a Drug-Free World in July 2015 in Harlem. 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 →

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 →

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 →

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 →