Park Avenue The Cyclist Corridor Of Death In Harlem

2014_07_july2012aThis morning, a 25-year-old man was killed by a livery cab at the intersection of 108th street and Park Avenue. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Health Center, Harlem, 1940′s

East 115th Street  East Harlem Health CenterA wonderful photograph by the Wurts Brothers of the East 115th Street East Harlem Health Center, in East Harlem, New York, around 1940′s. Continue Reading →

Legendary Actor, Author And Activist Ruby Dee To Be Honored At Memorial Celebration

Publicity Still Of Ruby DeeThe life and legacy of actor, author, and civil rights activist Ruby Dee will be honored with a public memorial celebration on Saturday, September 20th at The Riverside Church in New York at 11:00 AM. Continue Reading →

Firehouse, East Harlem, 1890′s, Updates (video)

firheouse east harlemA photograph of the Firehouse horses running to a fire from Engine Firehouse 53 station (somewhere) in East Harlem, New York, 1890′s.
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Public School 103, Harlem, 1898

MNY63239Public School 103 with a large crowd of pedestrians and horse-drawn carriages by the side of the school, at Madison Avenue and 119th Street, in Harlem, New York, 1893. Continue Reading →

NYPD Officer Struck By Vehicle In Harlem

cop-struck-2A New York City cop was injured during a foot chase when he was hit by a commuter van, according to the NYPD. Continue Reading →

A Mother’s Story, Angels On Park Avenue

a daughterBy Ginny Johnson

I have a disabled daughter named Sarah, and the experiences that come with that are sometimes priceless. They are the kind of experiences that when you tell them to someone else, they look at you like you’re insane. Continue Reading →

Harlem Ad Explosion Offensive

insuranceThe East Harlem building explosion on March 12 killed four people, injured dozens and destroyed the livelihoods of many. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem Explosion Fundraiser At Gran Piato

seitu fun2Seitu Oronde was at the Harlem Explosion Fundraiser at Gran Piato on 116th Street in East Harlem, Monday, March 31st, 2014. Continue Reading →