Harlem’s WE ACT For Environmental Justice Helps Ban Cancer-Causing Flavorings

Seven cancer causing-chemicals used as an artificial flavoring in a variety of food and beverage products have been banned by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) thanks to legal Continue Reading →

WE ACT Receives NY State Grant For Urban Environmental Education Center In Harlem

New York State Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the State’s Department of Environmental Conservation today awarded WE ACT for Environmental Justice a $750,000 grant to develop an Urban Environmental Education Continue Reading →

Join WE ACT’s NY State Senatorial 31st District Candidates Forum In Harlem

Harlem-based WE ACT has invited all the candidates for this office to participate in the NY State Senatorial 31st District. The Harlem Love connection:

Mayor de Blasio Launches PUREsoil NYC, Harlem-Based WE ACT And Others Respond

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the launch of PUREsoil NYC, an innovative initiative that recycles clean soil from construction projects in NYC to community uses, where it improves soil Continue Reading →

Brewer To Host Black History Month Activism Awards Event At The Apollo Theater

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer today announced the slate of honorees who will be featured at the Black History Month event her office is hosting this coming Monday, February Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Julia Marlowe, One Of The Best Actresses At The Turn Of The Century, 1865 – 1950

Julia Marlowe, August 17, 1865 – November 12, 1950, was an English-born American actress known for her interpretations of William Shakespeare. The Harlem Love connection:

G.O.O.D Music/Cactus Jack Signee Sheck Wes Drops “Mo Bamba” Video In Harlem

Complex reports that the G.O.O.D Music family continues to grow. Shortly after it was announced that Chicago’s Valee had joined the imprint’s roster, 19-year-old Harlem rapper Sheck Wes confirmed he had inked a contract with Continue Reading →