Civil rights activist and Harlem based Al Sharpton and television giant Comcast are being named in a multi-billion dollar racial discrimination lawsuit and the details are not pretty. Continue Reading →
Join the New York Urban League Young Professionals Photo Challenge in New York, City campaign from January 17th to 25th, 2015.
One Solution, the creative and branded entertainment arm of Radio One, has entered into a new partnership with the National Urban League in support of the organization’s Put Our Children 1st education initiative.
The Library of Congress will be the new home of the Rosa Parks Collection, Librarian of Congress James H. Billington announced today. The collection will be at the Library on a 10-year loan from the Howard G. Buffett Foundation. Continue Reading →
NYUL’s EXperiential Technology Academy is a community STEM engagement program comprised of two summer learning academies with a parent and student track. Continue Reading →
Join Assemblyman Keith Wright, Harlem Kids Travel Inc. and Globalscope Inc., for a Community Conversation Early Years are Learning Years: Closing the Experience Gap. Continue Reading →
Times Square-based investment firm Jem Realty Management bought a seven-story office building on Adam C. Powell Jr. Boulevard in central Harlem for $21.5 million from Fort Lee, N.J., developer Mitchell Mekel, according to property records filed with the city today. Continue Reading →
Black History Month is time to recognize the Black experience as an integral part of American history. As one of the founding Members of the Congressional Black Caucus, I was very happy to celebrate when President Gerald R. Ford officially recognized the Black History Month in 1976. Continue Reading →
John E. (Jack) Nail, a successful Harlem realtor, was born in New London, Connecticut in 1883. His parents, Elizabeth and John B. Nail, moved to New York City where the senior Nail bought a hotel, restaurant, and billiard parlor after working for a time in a gambling house. Continue Reading →