In East Harlem And Others Are Still Getting Busted For Pot In NYC (Update)


The NY Daily News reports that as the city tries to cut the number of marijuana arrests, East Harlem and the Lower East Side have gone to pot. Continue Reading →

From Harlem To The West Indian Day Parade 2017

New York City’s annual West Indian American Day Carnival, held on Labor Day, will head to Crown Heights in Brooklyn once again for a day of festivities that celebrates the history, culture, music, food, and people from myriad Caribbean countries. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rev. Al Sharpton And Others At Pan-African Weekend Fest (Photos / Video)

Face2face Africa’s 2017 Pan-African Weekend took place with Harlem’ Rev. Al Sharpton and others receiving awards in New York City July 13-16. Continue Reading →

Limited Edition “Quai 54” Air Jordan 1s To Release This Week In Harlem

Nike’s annual “Quai 54” collection, which commemorates Jordan Brands Quai 54 streetball tournament in Paris, will include this limited edition pair of Air Jordan 1s.  Continue Reading →

Some Funny Romper “…Sexy Ass Sh*t!” In Harlem (Video)

Rompers for men have been making the rounds on the Internet, so Vine and Instagram celebrity QPark wanted to do a 10-hour social experiment in New York City to see what all the fuss was about. Continue Reading →

Garland Jeffreys “14 Steps To Harlem,” 2017 (Video)

The Brooklyn born Garland Jeffreys salutes his Harlem, New York youth and roots on “14 Steps to Harlem,” the neighborhood as significant as memories of Lou Reed, The Clash and John Lennon. Continue Reading →

Alicia Keys Performs Free Concert In Times Square To Celebrate New Album HERE

keys6Set outdoors under the bright lights of the iconic Times Square, this historic concert experience with Harlem’s Alicia keys was free for fans and a never been done before evening in honor of her forthcoming album. Continue Reading →

NYC Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito And Others Launch #NotAFan

Melissa-Mark-Viverito-IOU_7934October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence (NCADV) has teamed up with Harlem New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito to launch #NotAFan, a new campaign to address domestic violence in professional sports. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: IHG Debuts EVEN Hotels ‘Wellness’ Brand in NYC

EVEN_Hotels_Times_Square_South_Guest_Room_Double-600Brandchannel reports that EVEN Hotels—InterContinental Hotels Group’s (IHG’s) newest hotel brand—is opening its doors on West 35th Street in the heart of Manhattan’s Times Square. Continue Reading →

Harlemites, Tarantino And Others March To Stop Police Terror (video)

Kimberly Griffin, left, holds hands with film director Quentin Tarantino after she recalled memories of her son Kimoni Davis, during a public reading of the names of people who have died at the hands of police nationwide, Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015, at Times Square, in New York. The protest marked the start of three days of protests and marches speaking out against violence at the hands of law enforcement. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)

By Rise Up October

Rise Up October revealed a tremendous story of a movement being born including a Revolution Books in Harlem contingent. The movement is against police terror that recognizes there will be no progress without struggle, without resistance and protest. Continue Reading →

Best Of France Invites Best Of Harlem To Free Event in NYC

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The folks at the New York–based nonprofit organization Best of France, formally known as Taste of France, has reached out to Harlem World to invite our readers to their third annual event. Continue Reading →