Mayor de Blasio, Economic Development Corporation President Patchett, And Harlem Rep Rodriguez Unveil Inwood Plan

Mayor Bill de Blasio, Harlem City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez and New York City Economic Development Corporation President and CEO James Patchett today unveiled the Inwood NYC 2017 Action Plan. Continue Reading →

‘You Can Take The A Train’ In Harlem Says MTA After Restored Service

Following a prior suspension, partial train service has been restored so ‘You Can Take The A Train’ and D trains with shuttle service in Harlem. The B and C trains remain suspended. The following service changes are in effect: Continue Reading →

Mass Transit Disruption Between Harlem And Inwood (Update)

Due to switch problems, Harlem A and C train service is suspended between Harlem at 145 Street and Inwood at 207 Street in both directions. Continue Reading →

B.P. Brewer Releases Results Of Survey Of Empty Storefronts From Harlem To Hollis

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer today released results of a survey of vacant storefronts along the entire length of Broadway, conducted Sunday, May 21, 2017 by several dozen volunteers and interns organized by her office.  Continue Reading →

East Harlem Noise Complaints Doubled In Five Years

Noise complaints against the city’s bars and restaurants increased sharply in recent years and little was done to crack down on the worst offenders, according to a report released Friday. Continue Reading →

Join The End Of The Year Association Of Dominican Classical Artists Concert Celebration

Harlem is cordially invited to the Association of Dominican Classical Artists, 2016-17 End of the Year Concert and Visual Arts Exhibit by youth of Washington Heights, Inwood, and Harlem. Continue Reading →

19-Year-Old Arrested In Beating Of 90-Year-Old Man Uptown

The suspect in Friday’s brutal cane attack on a 90-year-old man in Inwood was arrested last night, the NYPD announced to source. Continue Reading →

Like Marcus Garvey’s SS Shadyside, Lieutenant Kennedy’s PT 59 ‘At The Bottom Of The Harlem River’

In an article from 2014, Harlem World Magazine wrote that Harlem’s Marcus Garvey’s SS Shadyside sank in the Harlem River in 1921. Continue Reading →

Constituents Rally in Support of Senator Marisol Alcántara In Inwood

Dozens of constituents rallied in support of Senator Marisol Alcántara outside of her district office Wednesday evening. Continue Reading →

Missing Harlem Student’s Body Found In Harlem River

Police found the body of a missing City College of New York student floating in the Harlem River on Monday night. 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 →

NYPD Rolls Out Body Camera’s Uptown

The NYPD began rolling its body camera program Thursday in the 34th police precinct — which spans the Washington Heights and Inwood neighborhoods — department officials told Patch. Continue Reading →

Protesters To Demand Uptown State Senator Marisol Alcantara Leave Democrat Group

Protestors are planning to fill the hallways of State Senator Marisol Alcantara’s Inwood offices Friday morning to demand that the senator leave the Independent Democratic Conference and caucus with mainline Democrats. Continue Reading →

City Officially Launches East Harlem Rezoning Plan

The city Department of Planning is taking the next step in its ambitious, and divisive, plan to rezone East Harlem in the name of spurring housing and economic development in the neighborhood. Continue Reading →

RWDSU President Stuart Applebaum Statement On The Closure Of Car Wash Uptown

This week, the Soft Touch Car Wash in Inwood, Manhattan closed; nearly a year after a $1.65 million settlement was won for workers who had their wages stolen, resulting in the business filing for bankruptcy. Continue Reading →