Park Avenue And 94th Street Upper Manhattan, 1882

pa-94-st-s-1882The incredible growth of upper Manhattan was an amazing transition to “…the faraway heights of Harlem,” as this great image from Park Avenue and 94th Street in 1882 documents. Continue Reading →

Advocates KickOff 2015 Uptown Housing March

Emergency Tenant Protection Act1The rent laws protecting over 2.5 million New Yorkers are set to expire in 2015, and tenant advocates are committing to renewing and strengthening the Emergency Tenant Protection Act. Continue Reading →

110th Street And 5th Avenue, Harlem, NY 1919

110th Street and 5th Avenue  1919  Photo by Jacob Applebaum  From the Museum of the City of New York.

A surreal photograph looking north with Harlem Meer in Central Park behind the photographer on the corner of 5th Avenue at 110th Street, Harlem, New York, 1919. Continue Reading →

Harlem Halloween Costume Crawl 2014

Halloween-flyer-image-v1Harlem Park to Park and Frederick Douglass Blvd Alliance present

Harlem Halloween Costume Crawl on Friday, October 31st!

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Harlem Leadership Breakfast For Families In Harlem

conference  in harlemThis event will focus on helping early childhood leaders navigate and help families access resources in order to empower themselves. Continue Reading →

Zombies Thrilled To Invade Harlem

michael-jacksonThe dead will bring Harlem to life on Harloween. Hundreds of dancing zombies are expected to flood Lenox Ave. near 124th St. on Oct. 31 for a rousing rendition of the late legendary pop artist Michael Jackson’s “Thriller.” Continue Reading →

Skateboarder Rob Gonyon In Harlem, June, 2014

skateborder in harlemWe found this great photograph in the recent June 2014 issue of Skateboarder Magazine with boarder Rob Gonyon kick flipping his way over a street barrier at Central Park West and Adam Clayton Powell Blvd., Continue Reading →

Treecycle in Harlem at MulchFest 2013

mulchfest-treecycleBring your holiday tree to a designated city park to be recycled into mulch that will nourish plantings across the city!

Join the New York City Department of Parks & Recreation, the New York City Department of Sanitation , and GreeNYC to recycle your Christmas trees into wood chips. Continue Reading →

One Day After Hurricane Sandy in Harlem

Northern Central Park West yesterday morning. Continue Reading →