Make A Gift And Save A Life With Iris House In Harlem

irs houses ingrid floywdWe just received an email from Ingrid Floyd, Executive Director at Iris house who will donate funds to by way our your purchases at Smile.Amazon.com partnership. Continue Reading →

Shorris: Council And Uber Agree To Passenger Policy

Anthony_ShorrisFirst Deputy to the Mayor de Blasio Anthony Shorris stated today that

“Today the administration, City Council and Uber have agreed to a framework that will advance the city’s vital policy goals for passengers, drivers and the public. Continue Reading →

Harlem Meer, Central Park, NY (Photos)

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The photographs at the Harlem Meer in Central Park were taken by Sharon Cuff on Saturday, July 18th, 2015. Continue Reading →

New Medical School To Open In Harlem

City-College's-Sophie-Davis-School-of-Biomedical-Education (1)New York City is getting a new medical school in Harlem with the goal of training more doctors to practice in underserved communities across the state. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Fort Tryon Park Trust, Living Landmarks Panel Discussion

0e39c7d0-7b93-49c9-be40-2c6735f49288Fort Tryon Park Trust presents the Living Landmarks which celebrates the nine individually landmarked New York City public parks in honor of the 50th anniversary of the City’s landmarks law. Continue Reading →

NYC Residential Market Surges From Harlem To Hollis

east-harlem11Demonstrating the significant upswing in the New York City residential sales market, all five boroughs saw increases in total consideration, sales volume, and average sales prices in the second quarter of 2015, according to the Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Second Quarter Residential Sales Report. Continue Reading →

Crushing Demands On Libraries From Harlem To Hollis

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When you give to The New York Public Library before July 10, an anonymous donor will match every dollar, up to $160,000. Make your gift today.

You already know that libraries are nowhere close to becoming obsolete — despite the fear-mongering you might see in some news outlets. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem’s Newest Pastry Shop

Front Entrance of Jolie Patisserie

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Jolie Patisserie is the newest patisserie shop to open up in Harlem and is located at 2453 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in between 142nd and 143rd Streets.  Jolie Patisserie is the latest food business to be owned and operated Pastry Chef Moha Orchid.

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NYC Department of Ed Pre-K Waitlists For Harlemites

harlem search school nyc1On June 29th, pre-K waitlists are opening today! The NYC Department of Education is trying to make it as easy as possible for every family from Harlem to Hollis to find a great program and register their child. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: New York City’s Slave Market

indexOn a recent NYPL blog post it stated that on June 27, a plaque marking the site of New York City’s main 18th-century slave market was unveiled in Lower Manhattan by Mayor Bill de Blasio. Continue Reading →

Rents One-year Leases Are Frozen From Harlem To Hollis

east-harlem1New York City’s Rent Guidelines Board took an unprecedented step Monday, voting for the first time to freeze rents on one-year leases for tenants in rent-stabilized apartments. Continue Reading →