Decline In Home Sales Volume And Value From Harlem To Hollis Continues In 2Q18

The New York City residential sales market recorded an eight percent decrease in citywide consideration (monetary value for completed transactions) totaling $12.3 billion in the second quarter of 2018, compared with the second quarter of 2017, according to the Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Residential Sales Report. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

DOE Family Welcome Centers Are Open This Summer From Harlem To Hollis

The DOE’s Family Welcome Centers are open in all five boroughs and staffed with specialists who can help students and families enroll in school for the upcoming year. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Nooo, NYC Among Nation’s Worst Cities For Pets From Harlem To Hollis

The nation’s most populous city is also one of the worst for pets. New York City placed near the bottom of a new WalletHub ranking of the most pet-friendly cities in the United States, not helping the Empire State’s reputation for animal hospitality. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

NYC & Company Invite Visitors From Harlem To Harare To The Re-Opening Of The Flatiron District

NYC & Company, New York City’s official destination marketing organization, today announced that Manhattan’s Flatiron District is open to visitors from Harlem to Harare, with most businesses cleared for re-occupancy after select closures due to a steam pipe explosion July 19, 2018. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Calls For Immediate Resignation Of NYC TLC Commissioner After Suicides

Today Harlem Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement calling for the immediate resignation of New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) top official, Meera Joshi following a number of suicide deaths of NYC taxi drivers. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Ones Own Aesthetic And More Discussed At The Decoration & Design Building Spring Market 2018

Design and the arts have been a great part of Harlem oeuvre, on Wednesday, May 30, 2018, the Decoration & Design Building Spring Market 2018 on 3rd Ave (Between 58th & 59th Streets) in New York City explored the theme Al Fresco; Inside Out with the top editorial voices, leading industry trade organizations and dozens of design influencers plus thousands of attendees. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Health Department Launches Online Tools To Calculate Your “Heart Age”

The Health Department today launched the NYC Heart Age Calculator, an online tool to help New Yorkers determine their risk for heart disease and stroke. 

Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Langston Hughes With Kids At “Our Blocks Children Garden” In Harlem 1955

A source writes that author, poet and Harlemite, Langston the “Poet-Laureate of Harlem”  Hughes in the picture is taken on 20 East 127th Street at the “Our Blocks Children Garden,” comes from a book about Hughes’ life. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Dr. May Edward Chinn The First African-American Woman Physician

Dr. May Edward Chinn (April 15, 1896 – December 1, 1980) was an African-American woman physician. She was the first African-American woman to graduate from Bellevue Hospital Medical College and the first African-American woman to intern at Harlem Hospital. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

First Lady McCray Unviels Women.NYC Dedicated To Helping Women Succeed

First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray (above) and Deputy Mayor of Housing and Economic Development Alicia Glen today unveiled Women.NYC
, a new initiative to  support the advancement of women in their careers and help make New York City fairer for working women. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

New York City Launches First Blockchain Initiatives

Kicking off CoinDesk’s annual flagship Consensus conference as the opening keynote, NYCEDC President and CEO James Patchett today announced plans to plant a flag in New York City’s growing blockchain industry. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Northside Center Raises Over $1.2 Million At Fabulous Annual Gala 2018 (Photographs)

Northside Center for Child Development – one of the city’s foremost mental health and early childhood education providers – held their annual 2018 gala, “Building Brighter Futures,” at The Plaza in New York City on Wednesday, May 9, 2018. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Health Department Releases Data On Blood Lead Levels In Children Showing In 2016-2017

The Health Department today released preliminary data on lead poisoning in children, showing a 13 percent decrease from 2016 to 2017 in the number of children under age 6 with blood lead levels at or above the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) reference level of 5mcg/dL. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

REBNY Report: NYC Home Sales Volume and Value Dip in 1Q18

The New York City residential sales market recorded a 16 percent decrease in citywide consideration (monetary value for completed transactions) totaling $10.3 billion in the first quarter of 2018, compared to $12.3 billion in the first quarter of 2017, according to the Real Estate Board of New York’s (REBNY) Residential Sales Report. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection:

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Statement In Recognition Of National Small Business Week 2018

Today, uptown Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in recognition of National Small Business Week and in appreciation of the important role small businesses play in New York’s 13th congressional district and throughout the nation. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Love connection: