Union Settlement Celebrates Nearly 125 years At Annual Spring Benefit 2019

Union Settlement, East Harlem’s oldest and largest social services provider, will celebrate 124 years of service in East Harlem at its annual spring benefit fundraising dinner at Guastavino’s in Manhattan on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Continue Reading →

Second Avenue Subway May Complicate East Harlem Developments Says Report

Extending the Second Avenue Subway to East Harlem will be a massive undertaking that transit officials estimate may take up to 10 years to complete. Continue Reading →

City Council Bill Would Require City To Study Rezoning Displacement From Harlem To Hollis

A new City Council bill would require the city to study whether neighborhood-wide rezonings have spurred indirect displacement for existing area residents. Continue Reading →

‘Harlem’ Tommy Murphy, Harlem, New York 1911

At the turn of the century, boxing was huge in Harlem and this 1921 Exhibit Supply Company Boxing Postcard proves it of ‘Harlem’ Tommy Murphy in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Residents Want Better Schools, Affordable Housing, Job creation And More

East Harlem residents service provider Union Settlement surveys neighborhood residents every two years to determine the community’s concerns and desires, and this year’s report shows that schools and crime are on the minds of East Harlemites. Continue Reading →

Man Shot Saturday Morning During East Harlem Dispute

The NYPD is trying to identify a man wanted in connection with an East Harlem shooting, police reported to Patch. Continue Reading →

Uptown Nights, Wepa! Movement, Culture And Music The Curtis Brothers Circa ’95

Harlem Stage and the Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) present a two-part series of music and conversation celebrating the courageous and resilient Caribbean immigrants. Continue Reading →

Join The Ralph Lauren Center Series Of Nutrition Talks And Recipe Demos In East Harlem

Join the Ralph Lauren Center for Cancer Care for a series of nutrition talks and recipe demos at the center on East 124th Street just east of Madison Avenue in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

New York City Invests $75M More In East River Esplanade Fixes In East Harlem

New York City is dedicating an addition $75 million to complete and repair sections of the East River Esplanade in Harlem, the Upper East Side and Midtown, parks officials announced Thursday. Continue Reading →

Developers Plan 20-Story Building In East Harlem

Developers have filed plans to build a 20-story building on an East Harlem avenue that was recently upzoned for denser residential and commercial development. Continue Reading →