CCCADI To Break Ground On New Center In East Harlem

east harlem centerCaribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI), the nation’s foremost Afro-Caribbean cultural center, will break ground September 16 at 10:00 AM at the former firehouse at 120 E. 125th Street which it is renovating into a cultural center for East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Open Call for Artists & Vendors to Participate in La Marqueta!

mailA letter from Speaker of the City Council Melissa Mark-Viverito:

We are pleased to announce the launch of an open call for artists and vendors to participate in  La Marqueta.  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito Revelas She Has Sexually Transmitted Infection

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoSources report that support is flooding toward a New York City leader who over the weekend revealed she has a sexually transmitted infection eyed as the main culprit that causes cervical cancer. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito Announces Revitalization Of La Marqueta

la marqueta in east harlem redevelopmentGovernor Andrew Cuomo and Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito announced the revitalization of La Marqueta, a commercial and cultural corridor spanning 110 th to 125 th Streets in East Harlem.  Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Harlem Week 2014 Elders Jubilee Luncheon

rudy1On this NYC Senior Citizens Day, Tuesday, August 5th, 2014, Harlem Councilwoman Inez Dickens MC’s the Harlem Week 2014 Elders Jubilee Luncheon at the Harlem State Office Bldg. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Puerto Rican Day Parade Kick-Off At Gracie Mansion

Seitu at day1It was a special and great day at Gracie Mansion this year for the kick-off of the Puerto Rican ( PR ) Day Parade kick off with Mayor Bill de Blasio on Friday, June 6th, 2014 in NYC. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The Celebration Of Juneteenth In NY City Council Chamber

seitu city1Photographs by Seitu Oronde at the Juneteeth Celebration in the main floor of the NY City Council. Continue Reading →

City Council Funds Anti-Eviction Legal Services in Harlem

city council logoThe City Council has funded almost $12 million in initiatives to support and expand legal services in this year’s budget. Continue Reading →

Harlemite’s Plan For El Barrio A Capital Of Latino Theater

harlem cap of lat theater1Welcome To Harlem blog posted an article regarding a East Harlem playwright who wants to make El Barrio the city’s undisputed Latino cultural center by designating an uptown theater district that would showcase four underutilized auditoriums. Continue Reading →