Seitu’s World: Electeds Address Jewish And Other Faith, Ethnic And Civic Leaders With The JCRC

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Sunday, February 11, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was there to take these great photographs at the electeds address Jewish and other Faith, Ethnic and Civic Leaders with the JCRC at the UJA-Federation of NY in Manhattan.
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East Harlem Nonprofit And Others Partner To Preserve Affordable Housing Units

A partnership between Nuevo El barrio para la Rehabilitacion de la Vivienda y la Economia, Inc. (NERVE), NCV Capital Partners (NCV), Hudson Valley Property Group (HVPG), Belveron Partners (Belveron). Continue Reading →

Real Estate Development Filed Harlem Space

Permits have been filed for 275 West 146th Street in Harlem, NY. The site is four blocks away from the 145th Street Subway Station, serviced by the A, B, C, and D trains. Continue Reading →

NYPD Captains Reassigned In Second Staffing Shake-Up From East Harlem To The Bronx

NY Post reports that there’s been another shake-up at the NYPD. This time, 29 captains are being shuffled to new assignments across the city, according to officials. Continue Reading →

Statement By Harlem Council Member Rodriquez On The L- Train Shutdown

Here is the opening statement, as prepared for delivery, by Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chair of the Council Committee on Transportation: Continue Reading →

REBNY Report: NYC Residential Transactions Register New Average Sales Price Highs in 3Q

Among the New York City home sales transactions completed in the third quarter of 2017, those recorded for cooperatives from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

The Harlem From High Bridge, NY 1905 (Photograph)

A great photograph taken on a bright morning of the High Bridge (the oldest bridge in the NYC), and looking south looking south down at the Harlem River Speedwayaka “The Speedway,” New York, 1904. Continue Reading →

Well And House, Harlem, NY, 1898 (Photographs)

Another great photograph (above) by James Reuel Smith of a Well and House, 50 feet east of Amsterdam Avenue and 100 feet north of West 137th Street, New York, the two photographs were taken on April 9, 1898. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Man Wins $200K On ‘Jeopardy!’ (Video)

Harlemite has won more than $200,000 on the game show “Jeopardy!” on Wednesday night, October 4th, 2017. Continue Reading →

New East Harlem Renderings Nears Completion

YIMBY reported on new building applications for 336 East 112th Street in East Harlem back in September of 2015. Continue Reading →

Community Board 11 Wants You In East Harlem

Our friends at Community Board 11 in East Harlem want you to #GetInvolved in October 2017 for meetings and more!  Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Congressional Black Caucus In New York 2017

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Monday, September 19th, 2017, at the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) in New York, New York. Continue Reading →

“The Salon Hang” 2017 Arts Fundraiser Uptown

Friday, October 13th through Sunday October 15th, 2017, Fort Washington Collegiate Church presents “The Salon Hang: Grace –Diversity-Community”, an Uptown arts show and fundraiser for their community based arts & youth programs. Continue Reading →

Community Gather To Mark One Month Amanda Morales Guerra Took Refuge Uptown

TOMORROW Sunday, September 18 at 12:00 PM in front of Holy Rood Church in Washington Heights, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat, Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa and NYS Senator Marisol Alcantara. Continue Reading →

Brewer Statement On Attempts To Exclude Her From East Harlem Steering Committee Meeting

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer issued the following statement on the mayor’s office’s attempt to exclude her from today’s long-planned East Harlem Steering Committee meeting: Continue Reading →

“Living In America: Frank Lloyd Wright, Harlem & Modern Housing” Show Opens In Harlem

“[easyazon_link identifier=”B00137GFC6″ locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Living in America[/easyazon_link],” a phrase written on wooden panels traveling with the model of Frank Lloyd Wright’s Broadacre City (1929–58), evokes a question that preoccupied architects and planners throughout the mid-twentieth century: How to live together? Continue Reading →

Harlem Townhouse Prices Have Increased 171 %

NY Curbed reports that Harlem townhouse prices are skyrocketing is no surprise; every few months, a new townhouse comes on the market trying to create a new sales record. Continue Reading →

Subway Rider Stabbed By Mentally Ill Panhandler In Harlem: A Case For Healthcare

A mentally ill panhandler pulled a knife on a Manhattan train early Saturday — then plunged it three times into the stomach of a straphanger who still wouldn’t give him money. Continue Reading →

Uptown’s Talented Cardi B Goes “Bodak Yellow” (Video)

Here’s Washington Heights lady Cardi B (iamcardib.com), the rapper, songwriter, television personality and actress has been blowing up, from the VMA’s to Love & Hip Hop: New York, and who knows what next. Continue Reading →

Uptowns Senator Marisol Alcantara And Queens Jose Peralta Announce State Allocate Funding

To help community-based organizations which work to improve the quality of life of neighborhoods and their residents, State Senator Marisol Alcantara and State Senator Jose Peralta announced a state allocation of $150,000 for Citizens Committee for New York. Continue Reading →