Harlem’s Joyce Dinkins, Wife Of Former NYC Mayor David Dinkins, Passes (Updated)

Joyce Dinkins, the former first lady of New York City, has died at 89. Dinkins died Sunday at home, her family said in a statement. Like this article? Get our Continue Reading →

David N. Dinkins Join The Community And Others At Dedication Of Dinkins Riverton Center

Yesterday, Harlem luminaries, elected officials and Riverton residents gathered in Harlem at an event hosted by A&E Real Estate and the Riverton Tenants Association. Like this article? Get our Harlem Continue Reading →

Update: 100 Pastors Against NYC Council’s Proposed Ban On Real Fur From Harlem To Hollis

One-hundred pastors representing thousands of congregants from Harlem to Hollis today released a letter expressing vehement opposition to the New York City Council’s proposed ban on real fur. Like this Continue Reading →

Parks Officials Discuss Harlem Lane Playground Reconstruction

City Parks Department officials will meet with Harlem residents Thursday night to discuss planned improvements for the Harlem Lane Playground, a public park located on Harlem River Drive between West Continue Reading →

The Renaissance Theater And Casino, Harlem NY, 1923

If one walks along Adam Clayton Powell, Jr. Boulevard (aka Seventh Avenue) in Harlem today, they will see, for the first time in over 90 years, a vacant lot on the east side of Continue Reading →