Join The Vitafusion Fruit Tree Project Planting With Concrete Safaris In East Harlem

The vitafusion Fruit Tree Project is making a stop at Jefferson Houses in East Harlem to partner with the local nonprofit Concrete Safaris. Continue Reading →


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Naughty Not Nice, No Heat During Christmas Day For NYCHA Tenants In Harlem

A few days ago we posted an article titled, With $25 Billion In Repair Costs NYCHA Stares Down A Federal Takeover From Harlem to Hollis. Today Patch writes that residents of an East Harlem public housing development celebrated Christmas in the cold …

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Rats “Don’t Pay Rent … Fight” And More Have Taken Over The Jefferson Houses In Harlem

Aisha Smalls and her family live at the Wagner Houses on 115th Street and say the front entrance and walkways are being taken over by rodents. Continue Reading →


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Death Of 3-Year-Old Harlem Boy Ruled Homicide

A 3-year-old East Harlem boy who died in August was beaten to death, officials said Friday. Continue Reading →


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Boy, 3, Found Brutally Beaten Outside East Harlem Housing Development

thomasse jefferson houeses in harlemA 3-year-old boy found unconscious outside an East Harlem housing development was covered in bruises, suffering from bleeding on the brain and was so skinny “you could see his bones and his ribs,” witnesses and sources said Thursday. Continue Reading →


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Development At 1516 Park Avenue In East Harlem

1516-Park-Ave in east harlem1East Harlem may be experiencing a renaissance, but the stretch of Park Avenue covered by the elevated Metro-North Railroad tracks remains inhospitable and littered with vacant lots. Continue Reading →


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