Calvin Ramsey Going Home Service At Convent Avenue Baptist Church In Harlem (Photos)

Photographs by Ed Davila On Thursday, April 4th, 2019,  was the Calvin “Cal” Ramsey Going Home Service attended by basketball legends Pee Wee Kirkland, John Starks, Earl “The Pearl” Monroe, Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Coronavirus Testing Sites Find A Home In Harlem Churches

Three Harlem churches will be converted into temporary testing sites as New York State officials attempt to increase health services provided to low-income communities and communities of color that are Continue Reading →

Baptist Ministers Conference And Berkeley College Address The Importance Of Education In Harlem

Michael J. Smith, President, Berkeley College, met with Rev. Dr. Charles A. Curtis, President of the Baptist Ministers Conference (BMC) of Greater New York and Vicinity and members of the Continue Reading →

729-731 St. Nicholas Avenue Sugar Hill, Harlem New York 1891

Forgotten NY qoutes Harlem’s historian Michael Henry Adams, author of Harlem: Lost and Found who describes Sugar Hill’s architecture (P.T. Barnum house, St. John’s Baptist Church, St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal):

Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center Hosts Annual Recovery Celebration

The Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center, one of Harlem’s leading community-based organizations dedicated to providing supportive behavioral health services to clients throughout the five boroughs, hosted its Annual Recovery Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: A Coalition Of Faith Leaders And Clergy From Harlem To Hollis Come Together

Dear Honorable Leader Stewart-Cousins and Honorable Speaker Heastie: As a coalition of faith leaders and clergy members across New York City, we are writing regarding proposed legislation that would expand Continue Reading →