Housing Advocates Plan Harlem March on Wednesday

rafa logoThe coalition of more than 50 housing advocacy groups known as the “Real Affordability for All Coalition” will demonstrate at Harlem’s First Corinthian Baptist Church with speeches and a march on Wednesday afternoon, the groups announced last week. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Marvel Universe Live At The Barclay Center

seitu mar2By Seitu Oronde

Marvel Universe Live, stylized as Marvel Universe LIVE!, is a touring live action arena show featuring Marvel Comics characters by Feld Entertainment. The shows world premiere was photographed on Wednesday, August 13 at the Barclay Center in Brooklyn, NY. Continue Reading →

Harlem Real Estate Brokers Pay For Discriminating Against Poor

sneinerdmanNYDailyNew reports that two Brooklyn real estate brokers and one from Harlem agreed to pay a combined $39,000 to settle allegations that they discriminated against low-income tenants. Continue Reading →

Traffic Update: Problems At 125th Street

two train in harlemDue to switch problems at 125th Street, there are no B and D trains in both directions between 34th Street and 59th Street and C trains are running express between Canal Street and 59th Street in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

90th Birthday Celebration for Dr. Irving Burgie

juliardBy Eartha Watts-Hicks

 Born in Bedford Stuyvesant Brooklyn on July 28, 1924, he is the author of Harry Belafonte’s “Day-o,” the first Calypso song to sell over one million copies.  Continue Reading →

Join White House Office of National AIDS Policy Director in a Dialogue for Life!

Douglas M. BrooksACRIA and Amida Care are excited to cohost “A Dialogue for Life” forums this August, led by Douglas Brooks, the newly appointed Director of the White House Office of National AIDS Policy (ONAP). Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Jonathan Bodrick Born To Style

born-jonathan-DThe owner of a vintage boutique in Harlem shares his wit and wisdom on the new reality series B.O.R.N. to Style.

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Rudy Collins: Romeo And Juliet In Harlem

rudy 1Photographs by Rudy Collins

In 1939, Orson Welles produced “Macbeth” by William Shakespeare at the old Lafayette Theater in Harlem. Last week, Rudy Collins photographed The Classical Theatre of Harlem‘s production of Romeo n Juliet in the Richard Rodgers Amphitheater in Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Qoute Of The Day: “Children Dying Unnecessarily Is Ridiculous”

Eric CliettePix11 reports that New York City Councilman Jumaane Williams has seen enough. “This pandemic, this public health crisis is not something that is being ignored, it is not something that we are going accept as normal.” Continue Reading →