Fatal Shooting At Rangel Houses in Harlem

shotting in rangel housesA 21-year-old man was fatally shot in the neck and torso in Harlem early Monday, July 14, 2014 police said. Continue Reading →

Four Shot in East Harlem This Weekend

crime tape in harlemA wave of violence hit Harlem leaving four people shot in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlem ATM Robber Caught On Camera

9514750_448x252Police are searching for three suspects wanted in a violent mugging in Harlem, and they’re hoping surveillance images of one of them will lead to arrests. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Water Main Break still A Problem

eats harlem water main breakA water main break in East Harlem Sunday night is continuing to cause trouble for drivers Monday morning. Continue Reading →

Harlem Lane, Harlem, 1900

Harlem Lane was an old road in the area that served as a popular racecourse for horse-drawn carriages in the 19th century. Continue Reading →

Keith Haring’s “Crack is Wack ” in Harlem, 1986

Crack is WackFamed graffiti artist Keith Haring (1958-1990) painted this fanciful mural, located at East 128th Street and the Harlem River Drive, in 1986. Continue Reading →

‘Harlem River Drive,’ Eddie Palmieri Project (video)

Harlem River Drive is a genius record, the arrangements are sublime and the playing is as good as it gets. It was Eddie Palmieri’s project incognito. Continue Reading →

The Speedway, Harlem River, 1900’s (video)

harlem river horse rideAn incredible photograph of the Speedway, Harlem River under the Washington Bridge. The “Speedway” was built in 1900 at a cost of over three million dollars. Continue Reading →

Clyde Frazier Jr’s SlamJam’s First Week

During this first week of Clyde Frazier Jr’s SlamJam at Colonel Charles Young playground 143 and 145street between Lenox Ave and Harlem River Drive in Harlem we present a slice of images from the first week of play. Continue Reading →