Rescue workers searched the rubble Thursday for victims of a gas explosion that killed at least seven people, while investigators tried to pinpoint the source of the leak and the cause of the explosion. Continue Reading →
Firefighters are trying to find further victims trapped beneath the rubble of the apartment blocks, with the death toll expected to rise. Continue Reading →
A tormented 15-year-old girl who mused on Facebook about committing suicide jumped to her death Thursday from the roof of her grandmother’s Upper West Side building (just south of Harlem), police said. Continue Reading →
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo will activate the State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) tomorrow at 10:00 a.m. to monitor a potent winter storm that is forecasted to impact New York State Thursday and Friday. Continue Reading →
HERE’S a bright idea. The Department of Transportation on Thursday installed its first City Light, a custom-designed lamppost powered by LEDs that can burn for up to 20 years. Continue Reading →
A man found dead inside an airshaft in a Harlem building earlier this week was the victim of a homicide, cops said Thursday. Continue Reading →
Here is the weekly and yearly visitor number count on 125th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard from November 11th-November 17th, 2013 in Harlem from the 125th Street BID: Continue Reading →
Walter Rutledge, senior arts and culture editor of HW’s Walters World will host a series of behind-the-scenes conversation about The 35th Commemorative Year of The Thelma Hill Performing Arts Center.
The annual Souls Of Our Feet People of Color Dance Festival is a five-day dance celebration has been aptly named Thirty5-in-5 and will present thirty-five dance companies and artists.
Walter speaks to the people who have help make the commemoration discussing Thelma Hill, the arts and what the celebration means to them. Continue Reading →
By Walter Rutledge
March is Women’s History Month, how appropriate to present a dance work that focuses on the social, political, emotional and psychological experiences of women. Continue Reading →