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 →

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 →