155th Street Ped Safety Fixes Clear Three Harlem Community Board Votes

The plan will add four curb extensions and one pedestrian island to the Manhattan side of the 155th Street Bridge. Image: DOT [PDF[

The Manhattan side of the 155th Street Bridge is a complex intersection where pedestrians are too often forgotten within a swirl of turning vehicles and impatient drivers. Continue Reading →

Dr. King, Jr. Released After Stabbing In Harlem, 1958

A lesser-known attack on Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. occurred at a book signing in Harlem on September 20th, 1958, almost a decade before his assassination. Continue Reading →

125th Street Looking East, Harlem, New York 1920’s

125th-street-looking-eastAn amazing photograph of a busy 125th Street looking East towards Lenox and 5th Avenues during the Harlem Renaissance in Harlem, New York 1920’s.

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Who Can You Trust, NYCHA Tricked Residents Out Of $94G

nycha26n-1-webA New York City Housing Authority staffer tricked three residents of the Jefferson Houses in East Harlem into giving her rent checks she then pocketed, prosecutors said Thursday. Continue Reading →

Ground Lease Across From Apollo Theater On The Market

Shimon ShkuryThe Globest reports a long-term ground lease development opportunity involving a block-through property in Harlem across from the storied Apollo Theater is on the market. Continue Reading →

David C. Banks On How Boys Succeed And Learn In Harlem

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Join David C. Banks president and CEO of Eagle Academy in conversation regarding young boys and his new book “Soar -How Boys Learn, Succeed and Develop Character,” in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem Jazz And Fashion At State Office Building

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Summer Stage in Harlem heated up with Jazz and Fashion night to see Harlem’s best Jazz performers and fashion dazzle up the plaza at the Harlem State office Adam building plaza on Jazz night Thursday, August 21st, 2014.

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