East Harlem The Capital Of Dog Bites

The dogs in East Harlem aren’t all bark. A study conducted by the New York City Health Department showed that East Harlem had the highest rate of dog bite-related emergency visits in Manhattan reported Patch. Continue Reading →

Affordable Development Approved In Harlem

On June 27, 2017, Landmarks considered and approved a proposal for a new development on a vacant lot at 841 St. Nicholas Avenue, at the corner of 152nd Street, in the Hamilton Heights/Sugar Hill Northwest Historic District. Continue Reading →

As Door Rips Off ‘A’ Train Three Injured In Harlem Derailment

Gothamist reports that straphangers said a southbound A train crashed into a subway wall between 135th and 125th Streets in Manhattan on Tuesday morning. Continue Reading →

Harlem Presbyterian Church, Harlem, NY,1890-1915

The Harlem Presbyterian Church, East 125th Street and Madison Avenue, Harlem, New York, undated, 1890-1915. Continue Reading →

Public Art Takes Root Across 110th Street In Harlem

Marcus Garvey Park, like all of Harlem, is contested space. It was named for the Pan-Africanist leader in 1973, but the adjoining landmarked district retains the old name, Mount Morris Park. Continue Reading →

Hat-Loving Robber Is Terrorizing City Banks In Harlem

He’s throwing his hat into the ring as the Big Apple’s most wanted chapeau-wearing bank robber. Continue Reading →

REBNY Residential Sales Market Off To A Strong Start From Harlem To Hollis In 2017

The New York City residential sales market started 2017 with robust activity and price growth in the first quarter of the year, according to the Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Residential Sales Report. Continue Reading →

Condo Developers Wild About Harlem And “NoMad”

The Real Deal reports that though the luxury market may be past its peak, concerns of a supply glut hasn’t stopped new condominium developments from entering the pipeline. 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 →

Police Search For Suspect Behind ‘Anti-White’ Graffiti In Harlem

The NYPD is searching for a suspect who they say used a magic marker to scrawl what is described as “anti-white” graffiti on a planter in upper Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Minty Fine Meats Make Great Eats From Harlem To The Hudson, Yum!

meats-featBest Market Harlem writes, whether your reserve it for a special occasion or simply any chance you get, it is important to know what makes high-end steak “high-end”! Continue Reading →

T. J. Maxx To Open In November In Harlem NY

tj-maxxT.J. Maxx, a retailer that has long touted lower pricing for expensive department store clothing, is coming to Harlem next month. Continue Reading →

Meet The Boutique Hotel Operator Looking To Harlem For Business Travelers

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Jason Pomeranc and his brothers opened the downtown boutique hotel 60 Thompson the night before the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks and look toward Harlem and other areas for growth. Continue Reading →

Connecting Harlem, The High Bridge Tour With Sid Horenstein

highbridge tour in harlemConsidered an engineering marvel when it opened in 1848, the High Bridge is part of the Croton Aqueduct that crosses Harlem River and is based on Roman engineering.

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HW Pick: Join National Parent’s Day At Herald Square In New York City

Family eating healthy meal1Sunday, July 24th, is National Parent’s Day. For the first time in NYC, a rally commemorating the day will be held at Herald Square at Avenue of Americas on West 34th Street, New York, New York. Continue Reading →