New Design? City Pulls Plug On Sidewalk Net After Porn Complaints

LinkNYC-777x776There are a number of the LinkNYC WiFi kiosks uptown, the company announced today that the web-browsing feature will be disabled after critics complained that homeless people were monopolizing them and using them to watch porn. Continue Reading →

A Tropical Storm Warning And Surge Watch From Harlem To Hollis (Update)

rainy weather in harlemHarlem World Magazine reported earlier of the coming storm warming for areas from Harlem to Hollis Queens, below is the most up-to-date warning:

The National Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Warning for New York City until further notice. New Yorkers should take actions ahead of the storm to prepare for high winds, minor-to-moderate coastal flooding, rain, life-threatening rip tides, and high surf.  Continue Reading →

A Tropical Storm Warning And Surge Watch

rainy weather in harlemThe National Weather Service has issued a Tropical Storm Warning and Storm Surge Watch for New York City until further notice. Continue Reading →

Tropical Storm Hermine Could Hit Harlem Over Labor Day Weekend

east-harlem sliderA “tropical depression” in the Gulf of Mexico, reclassified as a tropical storm and given the clunky moniker Tropical Storm Hermine (pronounced “her-mean”) Wednesday afternoon, may be heading straight for New York City, according to a graphic released by government weather officials. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Keys And Diddy Do It At The 2016 VMA’s

alicia-keys-mtv-vmas-show-2016-billboard-Alicia Keys presented and Diddy performed along with the other fabulous stars during the 2016 MTV Video Music Awards (VMA’s) at Madison Square Garden on Sunday night, August 28th, 2016 in New York City. Continue Reading →

1 In 5 Uptown Students Experience Homelessness Says New ICPH Report

homeless in harlemIn New York City, one out of every eight, but one in five children are effected in Harlem attending public school in SY 2014-15 experienced homelessness within the past five school years. Continue Reading →

Success Academy Reports Stunning State Exam Scores While Rapidly Scaling From Harlem To Hollis

Eva MoskowitzFor the eighth consecutive year, Success Academy schools were among the highest-performing across all of New York State in math and English Language Arts. Continue Reading →

Op-ed: Free, Healthy, Summer Meals For NYC Children From Harlem To Hollis

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaBy NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

No child should ever have to go without a meal. That’s why the DOE is, once again, offering completely free, nutritious breakfasts and lunches to anyone 18 years or younger in New York City all summer long. Continue Reading →

Arrest Made In Attempted East Harlem Sex Assault

rapist in harlemA man has been arrested in connection with the attempted sexual assault of a child as she slept in her East Harlem home. Continue Reading →

Growth From Harlem To Hollis Adds Over 26,000 Jobs in Month Of June And More

east-harlem sliderThe New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced that based on an analysis of seasonally adjusted job numbers for June 2016 by the New York State Department of Labor, New York City added 26,400 private sector jobs in June 2016. Continue Reading →