The Columbia Trust Company, Harlem, 1930′s

index.phpThe Columbia Trust Company in Harlem at 151-153 West 125th Street at Lenox Avenue – Seventh Avenue, Harlem, New York, 1930′s. Continue Reading →

Hot Lot On 125th Street And 5th Avenue May Be Ready

open lot in harlem ready for developmentThe NY DailyNews reports that this probably isn’t what they mean when they talk about the greening of Harlem. Continue Reading →

Armed Robbery At Citibank in Central Harlem

robbery screen shot in harlem2On Friday, July 25, 2014 at 11:18 am an armed robbery was reported by the New York Police Department (NYPD) in central Harlem. Continue Reading →

Health Department Warns Harlemites Of Synthetic Cannabinoids

synthetic cannabinoidsThe Health Department today warned Harlemites and New Yorkers not to use synthetic cannabinoids after becoming aware since Thursday night of 15 people experiencing severe adverse reactions to suspected ingestion of the products. Continue Reading →

Honoring Patrolman Cardillo: Harlem Community Board Not Blocking Street Sign

mosque 7 case in harlemHenrietta Lyle, the chairperson of Community Board 10 in central Harlem, called PIX 11 Investigates Tuesday evening to tell them that CB 10 board “has never opposed” a public honor for slain Patrolman Phillip Cardillo.   Continue Reading →

Harlem Family Demands Fix From Abyssinian Development Corporation

harlem house by ADC1The house of their dreams turned into a nightmare. A Harlem family that spent their life’s savings to purchase their first house is demanding the landlord — Abyssinian Development Corporation — cough up $250,000 to fix the flawed pad they say is riddled with construction defects. Continue Reading →

Rep. Charles Rangel Debate Telephone Skit Ridicules Opponents

rangel on phone during debateAfter a rugged first debate last month where he fended off attacks from his two main challengers, incumbent Rep. Charles Rangel came out swinging in a second debate Wednesday evening. Continue Reading →

#BringBackOurGirls Harlem March Today

BnS7gMmIAAAGC9QA photograph Tweeted by Lyne and posted on Harlem Sketches from the Harlem march today in central Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Mount Morris Park And Tower, Harlem, 1882

New York City NYC-1882 MT MORRIS PARK TOWER IN HARLEM-Glass Magic Lantern SlideA great rare photograph of the Mount Morris Park Fire Tower (scene in the top left corner) and the park in central Harlem in 1882. Continue Reading →