Lynn Whitfield and Priya Tara Hangin In Harlem

celelbrities at mintons...Late brunch with chef Alexander Smalls with divas Lynn Whitfield and Priya Tara on Saturday, September 20th, 2014 at Minton’s in central Harlem, New York.

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Seitu’s World: The Harlem African American Day Parade

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Photographs by Seitu Oronde

Police officers, firefighters, sanitation workers, and congressmen—50 years after the Civil Rights Movement almost 2 million African-Americans fill just about every thinkable position throughout the city.

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The HCCI Homebuyer Education Seminar Series In Harlem

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Join the October 2014 Homebuyer Education Seminar Series with Rev. Dr. Charles Butler from Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement (HCCI).

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Skateboarding In Harlem, 2013 (video)

skate video with big lHere’s a great skateboarding film backed up with music by Harlem’s Big L, and the landscape of the greatest community in the world Harlem, New York as the back drop. Continue Reading →

CB 10 Chair Urges Support For Morningside Ave. Road Diet

morningside traffic proposalStreetblog reports that after nine months of foot-dragging, CB 10 is on track to support a traffic calming plan requested by community residents. Image: DOT Continue Reading →

NYCHA Begins Reno At Randolph Houses

randolph housesNearly ten years ago, the New York City Housing Authority relocated tenants in Harlem’s Randolph Houses, telling them that the buildings were going to be renovated, but nothing ever happened and the dilapidate 19th century structures continued to decay. Continue Reading →

Harlem Welcomes Sandy Hook Riders

72On Saturday, March 8th, a coalition of local non-profit, community, political, youth, religious  and other organizations led by Organizing for Action’s Harlem/ Northern Manhattan Chapter will welcome twenty-six premier cyclists – representing the twenty-six lives that were lost in Newtown – as they arrive in Harlem en-route to our Nation’s Capital to raise awareness about the impact of gun violence on our society. Continue Reading →