Health Department Claims Legionnaires Disease Caused By Sugar Hill Project In Harlem

The Health Department announced today that the investigation of the second Lower Washington Heights Legionnaires’ disease cluster is over. Get More Harlem World Here! The Harlem Love connection: Support The Continue Reading →

Statement From Acting Health Commissioner On The Legionnaires’ Disease In Washington Heights

Dr. Oxiris Barbot’s statement from acting Health Commissioner on the Legionnaires’ Disease in Washington Heights, New York: Get More Harlem World Here! The Harlem Love connection: Support The Next Generation Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Calls On NYC To Immediately Test For Legionnaires Disease

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement demanding immediate testing of all NYCHA buildings throughout New York City after eight newly reported cases of Legionnaires’ disease. Get More Continue Reading →

Health Department Investigating Second Community Cluster Of Legionnaires Disease Uptown

The Health Department is currently investigating a second community cluster of Legionnaires’ disease in Lower Washington Heights. Get More Harlem World Here! The Harlem Love connection: Support The Next Generation Continue Reading →

Tips To Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease From Harlem To Hollis

With reports in the news of Legionnaires’ Disease found in a 23rd Precinct police station, we thought it prudent to posts Tips To Prevent Legionnaires’ Disease.  Get More Harlem World Here! The Harlem Continue Reading →

Case Of Legionnaires’ Disease In The Harlem Sparks Alerts

A New York Police Department officer has contracted Legionnaires’ disease leading to a spate of investigations by the health officials as to its source and potential capacity for spread. Get Continue Reading →

New Cases Of Legionnaires Disease Confirmed In Harlem

A spokesman for the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene has confirmed they are investigating two cases of Legionnaires disease at the Rangel Houses in Harlem. Get More Harlem World Continue Reading →

Health Department Closes Investigation Of The Washington Heights Legionnaires’

Get More Harlem World Here! The Health Department announced today that the investigation of the Lower Washington Heights Legionnaires’ disease cluster is over. The Harlem Love connection: Support The Next Continue Reading →

Legionnaires’ Found In NYPD Harlem Stationhouse

The bacteria that causes Legionnaires disease has been detected at a Manhattan NYPD stationhouse and at least one officer has been hospitalized, The Post has learned. Get More Harlem World Continue Reading →

Max F. “The Squealer” Schmittberger, Harlem, NY, 1851 – 1917

Max F. Schmittberger, July 27, 1851 – October 31, 1917, was born in Würzburg in the Kingdom of Bavaria on July 27, 1851. Four years after his birth, his family emigrated to the United States Continue Reading →