The Legendary Harlem River Drive, The Speedway, The Hellfighters And The Song

The Harlem River Drive is a 4.20-mile long north-south parkway in Harlem, New York in the borough of Manhattan. Continue Reading →


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Study Finds, Over Twenty Harlem Middle And High Schools Threatened By Road Pollution

Harlem is a neighborhood bounded on nearly all sides by highways, which presents health risks for students at local schools, a new report says. Continue Reading →


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Full Closures At The Broadway Bridge Over The Harlem River Drive For Testing

On Sunday, March 3, 2019, the NYCDOT Division of Bridges will conduct bridge testing on the Broadway Bridge over the Harlem River Drive. Continue Reading →


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Northbound Lanes Of The Harlem River Drive Are Closed

Due to an icing condition, all northbound lanes of the Harlem River Drive are closed at 145th Street, Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →


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Harlem Hellfighters, Harlem, NY 1913 (Photographs)

The 369th Infantry Regiment, formerly known as the 15th New York National Guard Regiment, was an infantry regiment of the United States Army that saw action in World War I and World War II. Continue Reading →


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NYDOT Completes Harlem River Drive Safety Project

Ohs Online reports that the New York State Department of Transportation recently completed a $7.8 million safety project on Harlem River Drive in Harlem that included resurfacing work, new median barrier, signage, and energy-efficient LED lighting.

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Homeless Man Murdered In East Harlem

Patch reports that a homeless man who was found dead in East Harlem’s Harlem River Park was murdered, police said. Continue Reading →


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