Harlem’s Promise Academy Graduate Begins Bank Of America Student Leaders Internship

Five New York City high school juniors and seniors selected as Bank of America Student Leaders, including Nazira Cisse, a recent graduate of Harlem’s Promise Academy.

American Apparel Bankruptcy Deal Leaves Retail Future In Doubt

With a store on 125th Street in Harlem, American Apparel, was once a high-flying retailer that peaked at more than $600 million in sales, is probably headed toward liquidation.

American Apparel With Stores In Harlem Files For Bankruptcy

Business of Fashion reports that American Apparel Inc., the Los Angeles-based seller of t-shirts and underwear, with two locations in Harlem, filed for bankruptcy protection as it reorganizes its debt.