Billions Being Spent, Harlem Seeks Broadband Plan

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Michael Bloomberg announced plans for the country’s largest continuous public Wi-Fi network covering 96 blocks in Harlem,…

Last December, in one of his last official acts as mayor, Michael Bloomberg announced plans for the country’s largest continuous public Wi-Fi network covering 96 blocks in Harlem, made possible through a donation from the Fuhrman Family Donation. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: IMPACT Youth Stop The Violence Warriors In Harlem

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Harlem based Impact Repertory Theatre creates projects with young people who use current events from the news like this performance at MIST Harlem on August 14th, 2014.

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Rangel Makes Racially-Charged Remark In Debate

Charlie_Rangel_Makes_Racially-Charged_RemarkDemocratic New York Congressman Charlie Rangel made a rather racially-charged remark about the main rival in his re-election bid during a debate Friday. Continue Reading →

HW Remix: Knocking on Harlem’s Door

harlem100726_560We thought this story by Chris Smith that orignally ran in the NYMagazine on November 3, 2010 would be informative as we head into the primary elections in June 2014.

It’s a campaign-kickoff rally straight out of the playbook: festive red-white-and-blue posters, lapel buttons featuring the smiling candidate, a soundtrack of upbeat and strenuously unobjectionable tunes. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: David Dinkins Receives The ‘Champions Of Change’ Award

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On Thursday, April 3rd, 2014, HW’s Seitu Oronde was on the scene for the Champions Of Change award ceremony for the 106th Mayor of New York City David Dinkins at the New York Society of Ethical Culture, NY. Continue Reading →

Qoute of the Week: Rangel, “Tea Party Members Are Mean”…”Racist People” From “Slave Holding States”

Harlem, NY Congressman Charles Rangel believes that President Obama has not been able to work with members of the Tea Party in Congress because they are “racist” and “mean” and from former “slave holding states.” Continue Reading →