Banana Republic Employee From Harlem Told Braids Violated Dress Code

ABC news reports that a young employee at a Banana Republic store in Westchester County braided her hair. Continue Reading →

Best Market Closes Hartsdale Invites Customers To Harlem Locale

Sources report that the Best Market in Hartsdale has closed its only Westchester County location. Continue Reading →

Activists From Harlem To Albany Call For Attica Prison Closure

Today, September 13th, 2017, marks the 46th Anniversary of the Attica prison uprising, a group of prison reform advocates have completed a walk from Harlem to the State Capitol where they are urging a slate of changes including a renewed call to close the notorious western New York prison. Continue Reading →

Cuomo Confirms Deal To Close Indian Point By 2021

A plan to close the aging Indian Point nuclear power plant by 2021 removes a long-held fear of an accident occurring miles from the nation’s most populous city. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Market, New York, 1891

harlemmarketThe Harlem Market, one of the greatest open-air markets of its time, was started by a group of men who wanted to provide a wholesale market for small tradesmen and farmers from Westchester County and Long Island. Continue Reading →