Harlem

Firefighters respond to a blaze at 139th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem on Nov. 25, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Large Fire Tears Through Building In Harlem

The building at 139th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard broke out in flames at around 9:15 a.m.

11/25/2014

Sugar Hill apartment complex in Harlem (credit: Jane Tillman Irving/WCBS 880)

Low-Income Residents Grateful To Find A Home At New Sugar Hill Complex In Harlem

There were 48,000 applicants for the 124 apartments — about one-fifth of them set aside for the formerly homeless.

11/23/2014

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NYC Ramps Up Efforts To Combat ‘Deed Theft’

Deed theft is becoming one of the fastest-growing; your home is taken and the homeowner doesn’t even know it because it’s on a piece of paper hardly seen.

11/21/2014

A broken water main valve sent a geyser of water into the air in Harlem on Nov. 18, 2014. (credit: CBS 2)

20-Inch Water Main Valve Breaks In Harlem

The Department of Sanitation was brought in to sand the roads due to concern over icing amid the wintry cold.

11/18/2014

No hoodies allowed sign (Credit: Gustavo Solis/DNAinfo)

Some Harlem Businesses Display ‘No Hoodies Allowed’ Signs

It’s a sign that some business owners think are a deterrent to crime, and one that some residents find offensive.

10/27/2014

Jamal Williams, 34, is wanted in a string of robberies in Harlem. (Credit: NYPD)

Suspect Sought In String Of Robberies In Harlem

Police late Monday named a suspect in three gunpoint robberies and one attempted robbery in Harlem last month.

10/06/2014

Alina Tsarnaev appears in Manhattan Criminal Court on Tuesday, September 30, 2014. (credit: Jefferson Siegel/Pool)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects’ Sister Faces NYC Judge In Harlem Bomb Threat Case

A defense lawyer says the Boston Marathon bombing suspects’ sister denies making phone threats, allegations that have resulted in a harassment charge.

09/30/2014

Two-alarm Harlem fire (CBS 2)

Fire Rips Through Multiple Floors Of Harlem Apartment Building

A fire ripped through a six-story apartment building in Harlem Friday afternoon, sending flames shooting out of the roof.

09/26/2014

Tree branch damages school bus in Harlem on Sept. 16, 2014 (Credit: CBS 2)

Falling Tree Branch Damages School Bus In Harlem

The incident happened at around 9 a.m. on West 120th Street near Lenox Avenue.

09/16/2014

Sketch of East Harlem rape suspect

Victim In East Harlem Attack Contemplating Suing Apartment Building, Attorney Says

Her attorney said she may sue the building because the windows do not lock properly.

09/12/2014

The scene after a police officer shot and wounded a man in Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem on Thursday, Sept. 4. (Credit: CBS 2)

Man Shot By Police In Marcus Garvey Park Hit With Multiple Charges

A suspect who was shot and wounded by a police officer during a struggle in Marcus Garvey Park was hit with multiple charges Friday.

09/05/2014

Investigators on the scene of a police-involved shooting at Marcus Garvey Park on 5th Avenue and East 120th Street in Harlem on Sept. 4, 2014. (credit: Alice Gainer/CBS 2)

Man Injured In Police-Involved Shooting At Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

A uniformed officer was on patrol in the park when he shot the man following some kind of struggle.

09/04/2014

Photo Credit: Etienne Frossard

Best Things To Do In NYC On Labor Day Weekend

New York City has Labor Day Weekend meals, festivals and fireworks galore across the five boroughs.

08/29/2014

Boston Marathon bombing suspects Tamerlan and Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. (credit: CBS 2/Handout)

Boston Marathon Bombing Suspects’ Sister Accused In Harlem Bomb Threat

The sister of Boston Marathon bombing suspects Dzkokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev was in police custody Wednesday, on allegations that she issued a bomb threat.

08/27/2014

Scene of shooting that injured two men in Flatbush on Aug. 23, 2014 (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Violent Night In New York City After 4 Shot In 3 Incidents

One of the shootings happened around 12:30 a.m. in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn.

08/23/2014

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