Join The Salute To The Harlem Explosion Volunteers And First Responders

BiitH6kCAAATle8East Harlem Council woman Melissa Mark-Viverito this Wednesday, April 9th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, we will hold a special reception in the Council Chambers at City Hall to salute the volunteers and first responders who did so much for El Barrio/East Harlem, in the aftermath of the Harlem explosion. All are welcome! Continue Reading →

Sen. Espaillat Rips Sell By GHCC

letter28u-2-webGreater Harlem Housing Development Corporation owns this slice on West 135th Street in central Harlem. Continue Reading →

Celebrate Women’s History in Harlem

melissaJoin Brian Benjamin as he co-hosts this special event honoring local political leaders including NY City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Public Advocate Letitia James and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer along with young professionals including Dominique Sharpton, Ny Whitaker and more! Continue Reading →

NYC Lawmakers Are Closed On Open Webcasts

webA law requiring all city agencies, commissions and task forces to webcast their public meetings and hearings took effect this week, but most of those entities are failing to comply. Continue Reading →

Rudy Collins: At The National Conference of Artists 2014 At The Met

rudy at conference 1By Rudy Collins

The National Conference of Artists New York kicked off it’s annual 3 day conference at the Metropolitan Museum of Art with NCA 1st Vice President Whilemina Grantr. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Black History Month At Gran Piato, With New Manhattan Boro President Gale Brewer In Harlem

seitu at gran 5By Seitu Oronde

Black History Month at the Gran Piato restaurant in East Harlem, NY, in celebration of the new Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer.

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No DOT On Morningside Road Diet

Levine_brewer_dickensA plan to improve pedestrian safety on speeding-plagued Morningside Avenue in Harlem, supported by one community board but stalled by another, is on track for months of additional meetings as DOT goes back to the drawing board. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Clyde Frazier Sr., At Gale Brewer Inauguration

clyde frazier sr at gale brewer inuagurationClyde Frazier Sr., and Honorable Gale A. Brewer at her inauguration for Manhattan Borough President on January 14th, 2014.

Harlem’s CB 10 Assault on Safer Streets and Better Buses?

morningside_ave_planAccording to Streetsblog.org they say that with Harlem’s Community Board 10, there is apparently no such thing as a street redesign worth pursuing. Continue Reading →

Edwin Marcial’s ‘El Barrio Walk of Fame’ in East Harlem

edwin marcialWhy should Hollywood have more fun than East Harlem? A businessman, actor and former City Council candidate wants to create an “El Barrio Walk of Fame” on E. 106th St. between Third and Lexington Aves. to honor East Harlem stars and legends. Continue Reading →