Rangel: Congress Has Ignored Infrastructure

Multiple People Dead After Explosion Causes Two Buildings To Collapse In East HarlemIn the wake of the explosion and building collapse in East Harlem that killed at least eight people, apparently caused by a gas leak, Rep. Charles Rangel says the country’s infrastructure must be shored up to meet the demands of the 21st century

When I first described as “our community’s 9/11” what we now know was a gas explosion, I was referring to the chaos and shock that resulted from the tragic incident that occurred in the heart of my beloved congressional district in East Harlem on Wednesday morning. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Explosion, Harlemites Let’s Help!

the harlem exlposion 1Our 5LINX family is assisting our friend/business partner Raphael Baccus, President, East Harlem Merchants Association to help those in need after that tragic explosion this week. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Explosion ‘Devastating’ And ‘Leaks’ (videos)

Rescue workers searched the rubble Thursday for victims of a gas explosion that killed at least seven people, while investigators tried to pinpoint the source of the leak and the cause of the explosion. Continue Reading →