Harlem Resident Melo Scores 62 Points! (video)

carmelo-62Carmelo Anthony set two scoring records last night when he pumped in 62 points as his New York Knicks defeated the Charlotte Bobcats 125-96 at Madison Square Garden: 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 →

Remembering Dr. John W.V. Cordice

DrA Message from HHC President Alan D. Aviles

On September 20, 1958, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., was stabbed with a letter opener at a book signing in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Happy Holidays From The Apollo Theater in Harlem (video)!

A Merry Christmas shout out from the staff and freinds at the Apollo Theater, around the corner on 125th Street in central Harlem. Continue Reading →

President Obama And The First Lady Holiday Wishes (video)

obama26n-1-webIn this week’s address, President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama wish everyone from Harlem to Hollywood a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays. Continue Reading →

Dining with Miss Lil: December 2013 Tis The Season

Josiah_Lewis_Jeniyah_Lewis_Asherie_Wilson_n_Miss_LilBy Lil Nickelson

From Thanksgiving through Kwanzaa I try to focus my attention on sharing the holiday season with people I love while we eat great meals that are prepared with love.  Continue Reading →

The Celebration And Meaning Of Kwanzaa

Kwanzaa in HarlemKwanzaa is a week-long celebration held in the United States and also celebrated in the Western African Diaspora in other nations of the Americas. Continue Reading →