Why Amazon Should Consider Harlem For Its Second Headquarters

Derived from an article by Geekwire regarding Amazon’s announcement last month that it will begin searching for a second headquarters in North America and we think Harlem is a great option! Continue Reading →

NY’s First Women-Only Boxing Club Is Here In Harlem

NY Post reports that when Reese Scott started training women to fight at Kingsway boxing gym in Manhattan in 2007, she had just two pupils. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Marcus Samuelsson Heads To Newark With Wide-Reaching American Restaurant

Eater reports that Manhattanites are starting to make the trek to Jersey City for excellent dining options thanks to glowing reviews like this one, ample parking and lower prices. Continue Reading →

Acadia Sells Inwood Office Building Uptown

The Real Deal reports that Fairbridge Properties bought a 53,000-square-foot office building in Inwood, records filed with the city Tuesday show. Continue Reading →

New Jersey: 2017 Presidents Cup Fan Experience Takes Over The Oculus

Okay, you’re sitting at home in Harlem, waiting for a great end of summer event! Well, get ready, because beginning Tuesday, September 26, 2017, the Presidents Cup Fan Experience will take over The Oculus at the Westfield World Trade Center in New Jersey. Continue Reading →

Talib Kweli Free At NJPAC In New Jersey

It’s been hailed by The New York Times as “Newark’s town social” and it’s the hottest music scene in New Jersey’s largest city on Thursday nights in July and August, 2017. Continue Reading →

Traffic Delays New Jersey Bound George Washington Bridge

Due to a motor vehicle collision, expect extensive traffic delays on the upper level of the New Jersey bound George Washington Bridge. Continue Reading →

Atlantic City: Boxing Hall Of Fame 2017 Red Carpet (Photographs)

Atlantic City Boxing Hall of Fame (ACBHOF) Inaugural Induction weekend held on May 26, 27 and 28th 2017, was a smorgasbord of boxing royalty, celebrity guests and legions of boxing fans. Continue Reading →

Feds Charge Harlem Man With Fort Lee Bank Robbery

The Fort Lee Daily Source reports that the FBI on Friday charged a Harlem man with robbing a Bank of New Jersey branch in Fort Lee seven weeks ago. Continue Reading →

New Jersey: Dance Theatre Of Harlem, MLK Celebration At NJPAC

dance-theater-of-harlemDance Theatre of Harlem, founded in 1969 by Arthur Mitchell and Karel Shook, was an artistic means of turning despair into hope following the assassination of Dr. King. Continue Reading →

New Jersey: “The Hip Hop Nutcracker”, Perfect, With Tchaikovsky’s Music And Kurtis Blow’s Flavor

new-jersey-hip-hop1The Hip Hop Nutcracker, a contemporary dance spectacle set to Tchaikovsky’s timeless music, is a holiday mash-up sure to please the entire family. Continue Reading →

New Jersey: NJCU Presents The Illustrious Bill T. Jones

b-t-jonesNovember 7, 2016, New Jersey City University (NJCU) presents an evening with Tony Award-winning choreographer Bill T. Jones as he reflects on his illustrious life in the arts. Continue Reading →

New Jersey: Join Harlem Fave Jose Feliciano, Feliz Navidad Show

jose-feliciano-1He grew up in East Harlem, he has a Harlem school named after him, his father worked in Harlem, Jose Feliciano‘s name is synonymous with an international presence that has influenced popular music for more than two generations-a presence that has bridged musical styles in a way that has never been equaled. Continue Reading →

What We Know About Ahmad Khan Rahami, The Chelsea Explosion Suspect

americas-most-wanted-ahmad-khan-rahamiAhmad Khan Rahami, 28, the lead suspect in last weekend’s series of nonfatal bombings in New Jersey and New York City, was a native of Afghanistan who grew up in the U.S. but made a couple recent trips back to the Middle East, where investigators now believe he may have been radicalized, various law enforcement sources told source. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rapper Max B Sentence Reduced To 20 years

max-b-in-harlem1Imprisoned Harlem rapper Max B had his 75-year sentence for a deadly 2009 robbery trimmed by at least 55 years in a momentous legal victory for the hip-hop artist. Continue Reading →