El Barrio/East Harlem Residents Walking Tour (audio)

Recuerdos Del Barrio is an audio walking tour based off of memories from life long East Harlem Residents. Continue Reading →

Open Call for Artists & Vendors to Participate in La Marqueta!

mailA letter from Speaker of the City Council Melissa Mark-Viverito:

We are pleased to announce the launch of an open call for artists and vendors to participate in  La Marqueta.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito Revelas She Has Sexually Transmitted Infection

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoSources report that support is flooding toward a New York City leader who over the weekend revealed she has a sexually transmitted infection eyed as the main culprit that causes cervical cancer. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito Announces Revitalization Of La Marqueta

la marqueta in east harlem redevelopmentGovernor Andrew Cuomo and Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced the revitalization of La Marqueta, a commercial and cultural corridor spanning 110 th to 125 th Streets in East Harlem.  Continue Reading →

Fatal Stabbing In Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

stabbe din harlemOne person was stabbed inside Marcus Garvey Park in East Harlem just before 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 9th 2014. Continue Reading →

Uptown Bounce Throwback Block Party In Harlem

UptownBounce_2picpanel_Diane AllfordPhotopanel by Diane Allford

Photographs from the Uptown Bounce: Throwback El Museo del Barrio Block Party in East Harlem on August 5, 2014.  Continue Reading →

‘Chico and Rita’ And Bobby Sanabria At The Marcus Garvey Amphitheater In Harlem

imeganation festivalGet your Salsa dancing shoes ready because we are going to have a helluva time dancing to the sounds of Bobby Sanabria and his band. Continue Reading →

Harlem Purple Heart Amputee To Make Wrestling Debut

chris melendez from harlemChris Melendez lost a leg in the battlefield in Iraq. The war hero from East Harlem is now preparing for a different kind of “fight,” taking to the ring for “TNA Impact Wrestling” in New York this week. Continue Reading →

El Museo del Barrio and Museum of the City of NY’s Uptown Bounce

Go back in time to the 1980s in New York City! Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights @ 104th & Fifth continues on Wednesday, August 6 with a throwback to the golden age of hip hop. Continue Reading →