De Blasio, Harlem’s Levine And Others Announce Lawsuit Against Ballyhoo Billboard Company

Today, the de Blasio administration filed a lawsuit against Ballyhoo Media, Inc. for repeatedly violating local laws by displaying Times Square-style billboards on a barge that travels daily along the Manhattan and Brooklyn waterfronts. Continue Reading →

Car Fire Snarls Traffic On FDR Drive From 96th To 116th Street This Morning

A car fire that broke out on FDR Drive on Monday caused delays during the morning commute reports Patch. Continue Reading →

Man Fatally Struck On FDR Drive Fleeing Accident In East Harlem

A New Jersey man has hit and killed while running across the FDR Drive after getting into a car accident on the highway, police said. Continue Reading →

Permits Filed For Development In East Harlem

NY Yimby reports that permits have been filed for a two-story commercial building at 308 East 126th Street in East Harlem, Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Crazy Car Fire Shuts Down FDR Drive In East Harlem

Firefighters battled a car fire on the FDR Drive that shut down multiple lanes of traffic during the Tuesday evening rush hour, an FDNY spokesman told Patch. Continue Reading →

One Dies, One Left Badly Injured In Separate Motorcycle Crashes In East Harlem

NY Daily News reports that one man died and one woman was lucky to survive in two separate motorcycle crashes Saturday, police said. Continue Reading →

Metropolitan Hospital Plans Apartments At 1880 First Avenue In East Harlem

1880-first-avenue1New York City’s hospitals are struggling. St. Vincent’s Hospital in the West Village shut its doors in 2010 and sold most of its property to condo developers. Continue Reading →

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