Foot Locker Invests $35M In Black Communities During First Year Of LEED Initiative

With a number of Foot Lockers in Harlem, in June 2020, Foot Locker, Inc. announced its Leading Education & Economic Development (“LEED”) initiative. Continue Reading →


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In The Heights x Foot Locker x FILA Sneaker Release, Only Uptown In The Heights

In celebration of the theatrical release of Warner Bros’ “In the Heights”. Continue Reading →


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Sneaker Retailer Bricks Over ‘Spirit Of Harlem’ Mural

National Coalition Against Censorship reports that Footaction, a sneaker and apparel company owned by mega-retailer Foot Locker, has covered an iconic Harlem mural with a wall of black bricks and signage bearing their logo as they re-brand the exterior of their new store. Continue Reading →


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Harlem Real Estate Dealmaker Holley Drakeford Launches His Own Firm

Real Estate Weekly reports that Holley Drakeford, one of Harlem’s most prolific commercial real estate dealmakers, is venturing out on his own after a decade working for Giscombe Realty Group, whose founder Eugene Giscombe died July 10, 2016. Continue Reading →


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Limited Edition “Quai 54” Air Jordan 1s To Release This Week In Harlem

Nike’s annual “Quai 54” collection, which commemorates Jordan Brands Quai 54 streetball tournament in Paris, will include this limited edition pair of Air Jordan 1s.  Continue Reading →


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Man Slashes Foot Locker Shoppers Face In East Harlem

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An argument between two men inside an East Harlem sporting goods store turned violent as one man slashed the other while they fought Sunday, witnesses and police said. Continue Reading →


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