The End Of Harlem Farmland, “The Greatest Grid,” Demolition At Eight And 106th Street 1870’s

An amazing photograph looking North at the demolition of Harlem’s former rolling hills into “The Greatest Grid,” at Eighth Avenue from 106th Street looking northeast towards West Harlem around the 1870s.

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Op-Ed: Have Police-Community Relations Improved From Harlem To Hollis?

By Michael McQuillan

Police officers were friends when and where I grew up on Manhattan’s Upper West Side in the Sixties. Continue Reading →

NYC To Conduct Adulticiding To Reduce West Nile Virus From Harlem To Hollis

To reduce mosquito activity and the risk of West Nile virus, the Health Department will conduct its ninth adulticide treatment of the season. 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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