Harlem Special Election With A Brian Benjamin Win

Harlem’s game of political musical chairs comes to an end Tuesday. Voters elected Democrat Brian Benjamin to serve as the new State Senator for New York’s 30th District — which spans most of Central Harlem and parts of West Harlem, East Harlem, the Upper West Side and Washington Heights. Continue Reading →

Join The Annual West 102-103rd Block Association Street Party

Join the Saturday, May 20th, 2017, 10 am-4 pm, for the signature event of the Block Association: a Block Party on W. 103rd from Riverside Drive to West End Avenue, West Harlem, NY.
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National Day Of Prayer In Harlem

President Trump is marking the National Day of Prayer, May 4, 2017, by issuing an executive order that will allow church and religious institutions and other tax-exempt institutions to support a political candidate without compromising their tax exempt status. 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 →

Science Series For Harlem Children Is Columbia’s Legacy Or Payback

The Ivy League school that has expanded its campus into West Harlem is staging what it calls “Saturday Science” — inviting local children to come and learn how the human brain works.

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Pol Urges Manhattan Democratic Party To Kick Out Council Harlem Hopeful

City Councilman David Greenfield is asking the Manhattan Democratic Party to boot a City Council candidate running on his opposition to “greedy Jewish landlords” off the party rolls. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Man Suing Grindr Alleges That 1,100 Men Have Shown Up To Home

It really Grindrs his gears. A West Harlem resident is battling the makers of Grindr, a popular dating app for gay and bisexual men, after saying 1,100 suitors have come to his home and the restaurant where he works looking for a sexual encounter. Continue Reading →

Harlem Complex Leaves Thousands Without Gas

Metro Us reports that residents at the mammoth West Harlem apartment complex have suffered through a Dickensian winter. Continue Reading →

Downes Boulevard Hotel At Broadway And 103 Street, Harlem, New York 1890s

A atmospheric photograph looking down in front of the Downes Boulevard Hotel built some time after the Civil War was located at Bloomingdale Road later the Boulevard, finally becoming Broadway and West 103rd Street in the then called Bloomingdale neighborhood in West Harlem 1890’s. Continue Reading →