Lottery Opens For Affordable Units Across Harlem

Second to the Bronx, Central Harlem has seen perhaps the most new affordable housing opportunities in the city. Continue Reading →

“DeerGate” Potentially Ends As Harlem Deer Will Be Cremated

deer-in-harlem2DeerGate, the correct and true name of the scandalous handling of a deer in a Jackie Robinson Park in Harlem, potentially reached a conclusion today with the news that the deer, known as Bambi or more popular Lefty, will be cremated after dying of stress brought on by his capture. Continue Reading →

What? Harlem’s One-Antlered Deer “Lefty” Dies From ‘Stress’ Before Relocation, City Says

czbkm3fw8aa0ghb-1481863791-314Harlem’s famous one-antlered deer, “Lefty,” died Friday as he awaited relocation upstate, according to a spokesman for the NYC Mayor’s Office. Continue Reading →

“Lefty” Or “Bambi,” Harlem’s One Antlered Deer To Be Killed (Update)

deer-in-harlem2Harlem’s Jackie Robinson Park its home since early December was captured Thursday near the Polo Grounds Towers and is expected to be killed, a city hall spokeswoman told source. Continue Reading →

City Says It Will Leave Lonely Harlem Deer Alone, And So Should You

deer-in-harlem-parkHarlem residents are concerned and confused by a one-antlered deer that has taken up residence in a park there. Continue Reading →

Bambi, Rudolph And Maybe Dancer Scene In Harlem

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First on Friday, December 2nd 2016, Harlem World reported that a deer name “Lefty” was scene in Jackie Robeson Park, now it seems that “Lefty” told his deer friends. Continue Reading →

What Da Buck?! Deer Spotted Roaming Harlem Park

deer-in-harlem-park1A one-antlered deer was spotted roaming Harlem’s Jackie Robinson park and may have swam the width of the East River to get there. Continue Reading →

A Reflection On Harlem’s Historical Parks

st-nicholas-park-in-fallBy Lil Nickelson

Harlem contains four (4) parks within its borders: Marcus Garvey Park on the east side, Morningside Park and St. Nicholas Park in its interior and Jackie Robinson Park in West Harlem.  Continue Reading →

Artist “Rudy Shepherd: Induction Ceremony” In Harlem

rudy-shepherd-invites-you-to-induction-ceremony-a-performance-inaugurating-inharlem-rudy-shepherd-cuRudy Shepherd invites you to Induction Ceremony, a performance inaugurating inHarlem: Rudy Shepherd, currently on view in Jackie Robinson Park through July 25, 2017. Continue Reading →

Underground Books Host Jackie Robinson Poetry Day In Harlem

group-shot-in-harlemBy Marc W. Polite

On Saturday, September 3rd, Underground Books in collaboration with QBR (qbr.com) held the first annual Jackie Robinson Poetry Day at the Jackie Robinson Park in Harlem. Continue Reading →