A New 42-Story Mixed-Use Condo Tower Planned For Morningside Heights In Harlem

The first official rendering surfaced in the YIMBY Forums of the 42-story mixed-use condominium building coming to 3041 Broadway in Morningside Heights in Harlem. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Columbia University, City College Dorms And More Should House COVID Patients

Vacant dorms at the City College of New York’s Harlem campus should be repurposed to house New Yorkers stricken by coronavirus who are unable to socially isolate at home, a local Upper Manhattan lawmaker said. Continue Reading →

The Leake And Watts Services Building In Morningside Heights In West Harlem NY

Leake and Watts Services, Inc., is a not-for-profit social services agency in New York City that provides services for children and families in the areas of foster care, adoption, special education, Head Start and other related subjects. Continue Reading →

The Battle Of Harlem Heights NY 1776

harlem_heightsThe Battle of Harlem Heights was fought during the New York and New Jersey campaign of the American Revolutionary War. The action took place in what is now the Morningside Heights and east into the future Harlem neighborhoods of northwestern Manhattan Island in New York Town on September 16, 1776. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Columbia University Dean Dies After Being Struck By Car Near Campus

A beloved Columbia University dean died weeks after being struck by a vehicle while walking near the ivy league institution’s Morningside Heights campus, school officials said in a statement. Continue Reading →

Robert A.M. Stern Architects’ New Harlem Skyscraper Revealed

The Union Theological Seminary is working with Lendlease and L&L Holding Company to create a 42-story tower in the heart Morningside HeightsContinue Reading →

Schinasi Brothers Cigarette Factory, Harlem 1904 –

In 1904 this cigarette factory at 309-11 West 120th Street in Harlem was made the superior high-quality cigarettes made from expensive imported Turkish tobacco. Continue Reading →