‘Harlem’ And ‘Downtown’ Rats Are Actually Different

NY Post reports that “Uptown” rats are genetically different than “downtown” rats — and there’s also a distinction between “West Village” and “East Village” rats, a Fordham University grad student has discovered. Continue Reading →

Join Silicon Harlem Conference 2017

What would it take for Upper Manhattan to serve as a model of “smart city” corridors of the future while providing a pipeline of fresh talent for 21st-century jobs? Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez’s 7th Annual State Of The District

A note to Harlem World Magazine from uptown council member Ydanis Rodriguez: Continue Reading →

Man With Knife Robs Woman On Train In Harlem

CBS reports that the NYPD is hoping to track down a man they say robbed a woman aboard a subway in Upper Manhattan last month. Continue Reading →

Hamilton Heights’ Alexander Hamilton’s ‘The Grange’ Was His Last Home Before the Duel

Like other well-to-do New Yorkers in the late 1700s, Alexander Hamilton and his family moved to Harlem Heights in Upper Manhattan, a rural area with cool breezes that also provided an escape from the yellow fever threat in Lower Manhattan, according to the National Park Service (NPS). Continue Reading →

Help The NYPD Find The Inwood Stabber

Police were searching Tuesday night for a suspect who stabbed a man in the doorway of a store in Upper Manhattan in the early morning. Continue Reading →

Join The Renters Free “What To Expect When Renting,” Workshop At La Maison D’Art In Harlem

Bohemia Realty Group’s Michaela Morton and Erin Whitney get ready for a spirited session on “What to Expect When Renting,” the fourth free community workshop sponsored by the Harlem-based brokerage firm in 2017. Continue Reading →

3 West Harlem, Morningside Heights Projects Funded Through Participatory Budgeting

Three projects to improve parks, public housing and schools in West Harlem and Morningside Heights won funding during this year’s participatory budgeting cycle, according to Harlem City Councilman Mark Levine. Continue Reading →

A&E To Sell Four-Building Portfolio For $60M In Harlem

A group of investors led by Sugar Hill Capital Partners and Abro Management is in contract to buy a four-building portfolio from A&E Real Estate Holdings for $60 million, sources told The Real Deal. Continue Reading →

Bohemia Hosts Free Real Estate Workshop Series In Harlem (Update)

Bohemia Realty Group,  residential and commercial, sales and leasing brokerage company in Upper Manhattan and the Bronx, is hosting the third workshop of its monthly series on Wednesday, March 22, 7- to 8 p.m., at 3880 Broadway between 162nd & 163rd Street in Washington Heights, NY.
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Police Investigate ‘ISIS’ Graffiti In Inwood Subway Station

Police are investigating graffiti that says “ISIS” in an Upper Manhattan subway station. Continue Reading →

Ajee’ Wilson Runs The Sixth Fastest 600 Of All Time In Upper Manhattan

Ajee’ Wilson continued to show strong early-season form, clocking the second-fastest indoor 600m ever by an American woman at the 22nd annual New Balance Games at the Armory Track & Field Center in Upper Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Pathways To Growth Information Session For Your Business In Harlem

Pathways To Growth is a free entrepreneurial experience utilizing The Streetwise ‘MBA’™ curriculum designed to accelerate the growth of businesses owned by women and entrepreneurs of color. Continue Reading →

A Message From Uptown’s Ydanis Rodriguez

Dear friends and neighbors,

oday marks a turning point in our country’s history. Over the past eight years, we’ve made strides; expanding the rights of the LGBT community, combating climate change with real commitments, furthering conversations on race and criminal justice reform and strengthening job growth at a consistent pace. Continue Reading →

Delays Continue With C, A Train Water Main Break Delays In Washington Heights

A water condition in Upper Manhattan is causing delays along the A and C train lines during Friday morning’s commute. Continue Reading →