Ali Forney Center for LGBT Youth Opens In Harlem

image008As part of a multi-year effort to provide New Yorkers with free access to state-of-the-art computer and technology centers, Time Warner Cable will officially open one of its Learning Labs at Ali Forney Center in Harlem on April 24 at 2 p.m. Continue Reading →

Gentrification Stops Harlem Grandmother From Relocating

east harlem grandmotherAn East Harlem grandmother is living in a hell hole.

Collapsing hallway ceilings, moldy walls nor dozens of padlocked doors won’t deter Audrey Quantano, 58, from moving out of 2049 Fifth Ave. — even though her neighbors left the hovel for safer digs eight months ago. Continue Reading →

BCNY’s 11th Annual Independent Boarding School Fair

IMAG1277The Boys’ Club of New York, the city’s oldest organization focused solely on preparing boys and young men to achieve their full potential, is proud to announce its 11th Annual Independent Boarding School Fair at the Elbridge T. Gerry, Jr. Clubhouse on May 7th from 4:30 – 7pm. The event is free and open to the public. Continue Reading →

Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt in Marcus Garvey Park

EasterLogoYou are invited to the Annual Eggstravaganza Easter Egg Hunt in Marcus Garvey Park. Activities include arts & crafts, face painting, games and prizes!  Continue Reading →

Developer To Replace Abyssinian’s Pathmark With Condo

east harlem condoExtell Development, one of the city’s biggest developers, has its sights set on East Harlem said a Daily News article. Continue Reading →

Boris Kodjoe Speaks At Helene Fuld College of Nursing in East Harlem

boris kudjoeAn East Harlem nursing school is getting a sex injection. “Love and Basketball” heartthrob Boris Kodjoe will serve as the commencement speaker during Helene Fuld College of Nursing’s May 2 graduation ceremony before 140 graduating healthcare professionals and their friends and families. Continue Reading →

The 2nd Annual Transforming the Temple: The Bliss of Now, A Wellness Expo

downloadSusan L. Taylor, founder of the National CARES Mentoring Movement and former Editor in Chief of Essence Magazine, is scheduled to give the keynote address at the day-long health expo on April 26th from 12 – 7pm at the Taino Towers of El Barrio/East Harlem.

The Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) has partnered with Entering the Holy of Holies, An Institute of Learning and Healing, Inc. and the joint practice of Back to the Middle and New York Sports Acupuncture, to produce a day – featuring vendors, workshops, storytelling, live demos, and performances – dedicated to body, mind, spirit and heart healing. Continue Reading →