City’s $15+M Renovation For Harlem Montefiore Square

A $15 million renovation to Harlem’s Montefiore Square will triple the public space in size and include upgraded features and newly-planted trees, according to city officials. Continue Reading →

U.S. Census Bureau Is Counting On Signing Office Lease In West Harlem

The United States Census Bureau will open a Manhattanville office to help facilitate the first-ever digital census next year, Commercial Observer has learned. Continue Reading →

New Food Hall At Columbia University With A Hot Chef Comes To West Harlem

Another food hall’s opening uptown next year. Columbia University’s new science center in West Harlem will soon be home to a food hall from chef Franklin Becker, the man behind fast-casual lunch chain Little Beet. Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s Famous Straus Park Video A Window Into Harlem’s History

The video was taken at Straus Park is a small landscaped park on the Upper West Side of Harlem where we found this old sound film of a public park at West 106th Street, in West Harlem, NY on January 9, 1930. Continue Reading →

Teachers From Harlem To Hollis Selected To Participate In Competitive STEM Training In Harlem

Today, AT&T and the universities building one of the country’s first and largest real-world testbeds of advanced wireless communications announced the names of ten teachers from schools from Harlem to Hollis, Queens. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Art Fund Announces New Satellite Location And Exhibitions On Governors Island

The West Harlem Art Fund (WHAF) will continue their exploration of migration and the various people that settled in the Americas with a two-part exhibition in a new venue on Governors Island in Nolan Park – Building 10B (NP/10). Continue Reading →

2019 ARISE! Summer Youth Employment & Education Program For West Harlem Students

West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce that applications are now available for the 2019 ARISE! Summer Youth Employment & Education Program (SYEEP). Continue Reading →

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