Pier 1 Imports Wants To Close All Its Stores From Harlem To Hollywood For Good

The last we heard from home goods chain Pier 1 Imports was in February when the retailer filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and announced it would shutter 450 of its 942 stores. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Samuel Riley “Silent Sam” Pierce, 1922 – 2000

Samuel Riley Pierce, Jr., September 8, 1922 – October 31, 2000, was a Harlemite who was Ronald Reagan‘s Secretary of Housing and Urban Development from January 23, 1981 until January 20, 1989. Continue Reading →

NYU Lutheran 133rd Annual Dinner Dance At Chelsea Piers

NYU Lutheran hosted its 133rd Annual Dinner Dance at Chelsea Piers in Manhattan on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Emceed by Gus Rosendale, NBC 4 reporter and anchor, the charity event Continue Reading →

Faith Leaders And Others Gather At The Cathedral Of St. John In Solidarity Of The Haitian People

Following the July 7, 2021, assassination of Haitian president Jovenel Moïse and the devastating earthquake that struck Haiti, the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in Harlem, NY. Become an Continue Reading →