The Harlem Lacrosse Program Swings Across The Nation

Boys from HLL's P.S. 149 Program warm up before the Spring 2015 Harlem Bowl on Randall's Island. Harlem Lacrosse. (photo by Louie Sawi)

Boys from HLL’s P.S. 149 Program warm up before the Spring 2015 Harlem Bowl on Randall’s Island. Harlem Lacrosse. (photo by Louie Sawi)

Move over DraftKings and FanDuel. There’s another sporting endeavor out there growing by leaps and bounds. Continue Reading →

Wind Gusts Advisory In Harlem Today

rainy weather in harlemHarlem and New York City is forecast to experience intermittent wind gusts in excess of 40 MPH. During periods of high winds, residents should use caution when walking or driving high profile vehicles. Continue Reading →

Harlem, Prepare For Hurricane Joaquin


From Harlem City Councilperson Mark Levine

New York City is preparing for rain, wind and flooding over the next couple of days and for a yet uncertain impact by Hurricane Joaquin. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Off-Broadway Week 2-for-1 Tickets Begins Today

masthead-2015-08-26-974x450Off-Broadway Week Starts Today!

This season of Off-Broadway Week promises something incredible for everyone, with 2-for-1 tickets to over 40 of New York City’s best shows. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: NAACP March Of Rights In New York


Photos by Seitu Oronde

On Wednesday, September 16th, 2015, with community members from Harlem and around NYC gathered for the NAACP March Of Rights in New York. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: ‘The Sell’ By Fredrik Eklund

Fredrik-Eklund1Ten years ago, Fredrik Eklund moved to New York City from his native Sweden with nothing but a pair of worn-out sneakers and a dream: to make it big in the city that never sleeps. Continue Reading →

Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito’s NYT Letter to the Editor

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoTo the Editor (of the NYTimes):

Re “Death of Baby Grips Mental Health Advocates for Bangladeshi Women in City” (news article, Aug. 14):

Your article makes it clear that there are people living in New York City who are not being reached with the information on the services and support available to them. Continue Reading →