Harlem Non-Profits Receive The Northern Manhattan Fellowship

east-harlem1Twenty members of The Northern Manhattan Fellowship, a professional development and networking program for mid-senior level non-profit, faith based, and governmental professionals serving Northern Manhattan Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: The Two Faces of An Executive Chef

Chef Matthew Tivy and Miss Lil1By Lil Nickelson

I finally met Executive Chef/Owner Matthew Tivy this past summer after I had reviewed two French bistro establishments out of the three restaurants in his food business empire that he co owns or manages in Manhattan; Chez Lucienne in Harlem on Lenox Avenue near 125th Street and Café du Soleil on the Upper West Side near 104th Street and Broadway.  Continue Reading →

Mushroom Walk with Paul Sadowski In Inwood

989dad50-3430-4bff-ab2f-451b789ee9f3Join Paul Sadowski at Payson Center for a short visual presentation showing Autumn mushrooms common to Inwood Hill Park. Continue Reading →

Health Dept., Releases Harlem Uptown Health Profiles

east-harlem11The Health Department today released its Manhattan Community Health Profiles, detailing the health of all 12 community districts in the borough. Continue Reading →

Levine And Rodriguez Lead Talk On Jewish Poverty

marl levine 2On Wednesday, October 21st, 2015 at the YM & YWHA of Washington Heights and Inwood, City Council Jewish Caucus Chair Mark Levine and Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez will join local and national non-profit groups to host a public forum on one of the most pressing issues facing the local Jewish community today: rising poverty. Continue Reading →

Heather Garden And Billings Estate Free Walking Tour In Inwood

gardenlisty-top-masterLearn firsthand why today’s NY Times featured the Heather Garden. Take a no cost walking tour of the Heather Garden and discover the recently restored area of the former Billings estate just North of Harlem. Continue Reading →

34th Precinct Cracks Down on Drivers Double-Parked

11953142_835871706533317_7217148006223654181_nWhen DOT installed new bike lanes on Sherman Avenue in Inwood (north of Harlem) a few weeks back, it didn’t take long before they were blocked by double-parked drivers. Continue Reading →

Cyclists Ride New Hudson Greenway Ramp in Inwood

inwoodStreets Blog reports that Cyclists and wheelchair users will soon have improved access to the Hudson River Greenway in Inwood, when the Parks Department officially opens a new ramp connecting the greenway to Dyckman Street. Continue Reading →

FREE Pro Development & Leadership Training Uptown

training future leadersJoin the Northern Manhattan Fellowship, a program of The Center for Community Leadership at the Jewish Community Relations Council of NY. Continue Reading →

REBNY’s Uptown Open House Expo Open To The Public

East harlem1The Real Estate Board of New York (REBNY) will be merging its two Upper Manhattan open house expos into one exciting weekend this year, the Uptown Open House Expo, taking place on May 2nd and 3rd from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Continue Reading →