Rev. Calvin Butts Sees Better Times For Abyssinian Development Corp.

Two weeks ago, Gov. Andrew Cuomo spoke at Harlem’s Abyssinian Baptist Church, where he vowed to defend immigrants from deportation and pledged to protect the rights of all New Yorkers Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Abyssinian Church Speaker Dr. E. LaBrent Chrite Named Bentley Ninth President

Dr. E. LaBrent Chrite who spoke on September 13th, 2019, at the Harlem landmark Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York has been appointed the ninth president of Bentley University, Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Diddy And The Abyssinian Church Member Tells Of Life After Top Model

Whitney Cunningham needed no introduction when she started work at a New York City marketing company with Harlem’s Sean “Diddy” Combs. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up For Our Continue Reading →

Pathmark Site Brings More Legal Trouble For Abyssinian Development In Harlem

Crains New York reports that a Pathmark supermarket was a lifeline of fresh food when it arrived in East Harlem two decades ago. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →

Struggling Abyssinian Development Property Fire Sale Triggers Legal Tug-Of-War

The financially-strapped Harlem Abyssinian Development has unloaded 31 properties in a fire sale that has triggered a legal tug-of-war between the new owners. Become an Harlem World Insider – Sign-Up Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Abyssinian Baptist Church Cut From $3.1M

Abyssinian Development Corp., the sprawling housing and social service arm of Harlem’s most influential black church, was cut off from $3.1 million in city contracts two weeks ago after it Continue Reading →