The Passionate Harlem Activist Yuri Kochiyama, New York, 1921 – 2014 (Video)

Yuri Kochiyama, Kōchiyama Yuri?, May 19, 1921 – June 1, 2014, was an American political activist. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Fashion Row And Nike To Host 2nd Annual Virtual Fashion Retreat 2020

Harlem’s Fashion Row and Nike are once again partnering up, this time for their 2nd Annual Virtual Fashion Retreat. Continue Reading →

NYC Holds Virtual Events In Honor Of The 30th Anniversary Of The Americans With Disabilities Act

The New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD) is facilitating a month of fully online programming in celebration of the 30th anniversary of the passage and signing of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). Continue Reading →

Congress Member Espaillat Congratulates Lic. Luis Abinader Corona, President-elect Of The Dominican Republic

Congressman Adriano Espaillat issued the following congratulatory statement to Lic. Luis Abinader Corona, President-elect of the Dominican Republic for the Modern Revolutionary Party, PRM, after winning the 2020 general election, a position he will assume on August 16th, 2020. Continue Reading →

NYC Health + Hospitals Issues A Request For Proposals From CBO’s From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Health + Hospitals today issued a request for proposals (RFP) to partner with community-based organizations (CBOs) in Manhattan and Queens to help engage prospective NYC Care members as the program expands city-wide in September 2020. Continue Reading →

Senator Benjamin And Others Kickoff Painting Of Harlem’s Black Lives Matter Street Mural

Harlem, the global center of Black culture, is installing a Black Lives Matter street mural that will stretch across Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd, between 125th and 127th streets. Continue Reading →

Harlem Faith Leader R. T. Hudson, A Man Who Preached At His Own Funeral


By Ella Smith Simmons

Remembered by colleagues and church members as both a resourceful and powerful preacher and a compassionate and attentive pastor, R. T. Hudson served the Adventist Church for 31 years as a pastor, an evangelist, and an administrator. Continue Reading →