Harlem’s Jim Jones and Top Pop Soda Launch!

mailHip Hop and Harlemite Jim Jones and Top Pop have teamed up to create a new beverage called Vamp Soda. The first flavor to be released is called Vamp Berry. The soda hits your favorite retailers in New York on October 31st.   Continue Reading →

Join the CABs Joint Annual Public Meeting

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Join the Community Advisory Boards Of Harlem Hospital Center and The Renaissance Health Care Network Cordially Invite You to our 2014 Joint Annual Public Meeting. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Shirley Harriet Mitchell-Mills Passes

harlem world magazine logo 3The Dance Theater of Harlem community is mourning the death of the much beloved Shirley Harriet Mitchell-Mills, the sister of Arthur Mitchell, founder and artistic director emeritus of Dance Theater of Harlem—a leading dance institution of global acclaim.  Continue Reading →

New York Juvenile Asylum in Washington Heights, 1856-1901

juvenile asylum 1New York Juvenile Asylum, 175th Street near between 10th and 11th Avenues just north of Harlem in Washington Heights, New York, 1872.

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Join Lisa Bloom and Marc Lamont Hill ‘Suspicion Nation’ Discusses Book in Harlem

New_HostRead what people have to say about Suspicion Nation:

“Lisa Bloom brings her expert legal eye to the lethal cocktail of racial inequality, ludicrously outdated gun laws, and a culture of violence that led to the senseless killing of an unarmed seventeen–year-old boy. Read this book, get angry, and demand change.”Piers Morgan, host of Piers Morgan Live Continue Reading →

1884: Jumbo, The Dog Who Swam for His Life in Harlem

Jumbo the Newfoundland Who Swam for His Life in HarlemOn July 18, 1884, a swimming race for dogs took place at the Harlem Beach Bathing Pavilion – also known as the Harlem Beach Baths – located on New York’s East River at the foot of East 116th Street. Continue Reading →

The 1199SEIU Benefit Fund Staff Association Celebrates Black History Month 2014

BF BLACK HISTORY FLIER 2014Join the 1199SEIU Benefit Fund Staff Association, and president Malkia King, and the African American Caucus of SEIU (AFRAM NY Chapter) in honor of Black History Month and Mother’s Who Lost Children To Gun Violence with: Sybrina Fulton / Trayvon Martin, Constance Malcolm / Ramarley Graham, Harlem’s Jackie Rowe- Adams / Anthony Bouldon and Tyrone Bouldon, Amina Baraka / Shani Baraka, Valerie Bell / Sean Bell, Central Park 5: Continue Reading →