East River Plaza And HCCI Host The 18t​h​ Annual ImageNation Outdoor Festival Drive-In Movie Series

The 18th Annual ImageNation Outdoors  Festival is back for three dates this Fall! Partnering with East River Plaza, Sol Cinema Cafe, and Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI). Continue Reading →

East River Plaza Shines Blue As A Thank You To Healthcare Heroes On The Front Lines

East River Plaza, a Blumenfeld Development Group and Brookfield Properties Property located in East Harlem, was one of 150+ buildings across the nation that participated in the “Light It Blue” initiative. Continue Reading →

Legendary Harlem Muralist “Franco The Great” Celebrated Gate Art Works New Home At East River Plaza

The Blumenfeld Development Group LTD (BDG) and Brookfield Properties, on behalf of East River Plaza, in partnership with Save the Gates of Harlem celebrated Franco “Franco the Great” Gaskin. Continue Reading →

Join The Celebration Of Harlem’s Franco The Great’s Harlem Gates In Harlem

Blumenfeld Development Group, Ltd. (BDG) and Brookfield, on behalf of East River Plaza, in partnership with the Save the Gates of Harlem will come together with the Harlem community to celebrate icon Franco “Franco the Great” Gaskin’s gate murals. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Target Shopping Cart Attack Left Woman Incapable Of Physical Intimacy

Patch reports that an Upper West Side philanthropist left brain-damaged when a shopping cart was dropped on her in East River Plaza mall is a “shadow of her former self,” rendered incapable of physical intimacy, the woman’s lawyer said.

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Harlem’s UMEZ Announces Ken Knuckles To Retire After 15 Years Leading The Organization

The Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone (UMEZ) today announced that the organization’s longtime President and Chief Executive Officer, Kenneth J. Knuckles, will step down in June after 15 years of service to begin his retirement. Continue Reading →