Juneteenth Celebrations Across New York City Take On New Meaning In 2021It's a reminder of how far the country has come, but also how far there is still to go.
'I Hope This Is The Beginning Of Something': Hundreds Flock To Harlem For Juneteenth Block PartyThe city-sponsored Juneteenth block party brought hundreds to Harlem’s St. Nicholas Park to dance, sing and to reflect.
While Celebrations Mark Juneteenth Holiday, Historians Also Urge Reflection, Education On Equity In SocietyNow, we are encouraged to take a deep dive into history and put a spotlight on unsung heroes.
Harlem's Schomburg Center For Research In Black Culture Explores What Made Juneteenth PossibleJuneteenth marks the day the last enslaved Americans learned they were free. But the fight for freedom started long before the Civil War.
Construction Begins On National Urban League's New Headquarters In HarlemThe $242 million project will house New York's first museum dedicated to Civil Rights and provide 170 units of affordable housing.
Delta Variant Intensifies Urgency To Get Vaccinated Against COVID-19, Health Experts SayThose who are unvaccinated are most at risk and already make up a vast majority of new infections and hospitalizations.
Video: Gunman On Citi Bike Opens Fire In Harlem, Injuring 1It happened on May 24 at 12:45 a.m. at 143rd Street between Lenox Avenue and Adam Clayton Boulevard.
Acclaimed Journalist Les Payne Awarded Posthumous Pulitzer PrizePayne, who died in 2018, was honored for his acclaimed book "The Dead are Rising."
9-Month-Old Mi Angel Gaines Found Safe After AMBER Alert In HarlemThey say Mi Angel Gaines was allegedly taken by Antonio Armstrong on 8th Avenue near 131st Street in Harlem early Monday morning.
Actor Clarence Williams III, A Native Of NYC, Dies At 81Clarence Williams III, who played the cool undercover cop Linc Hayes on the counterculture series “The Mod Squad” and Prince’s father in “Purple Rain,” has died. He was 81.
First Lady Jill Biden, Dr. Anthony Fauci Visit COVID-19 Vaccine Site In HarlemA COVID-19 vaccine site in Harlem got a high-profile visit on Sunday.
Communities Across Tri-State Area Rally To Take A Stand Against Gun Violence: 'We Are Getting Ahead Of The Violence This Summer'The NYPD says shootings are up by 69% in New York City with 588 incidents so far this year compared to 347 for the same period last year.
NYPD Looking For Suspect After 2 Men Stabbed At Harlem Subway StationPolice said it happened after a dispute, possibly involving someone who was asking to be swiped through the turnstile.
Following Deaths Of Pets And Close Encounters With Birds, Tenants In Harlem High-Rise Want Safer WindowsSome residents say new windows installed at their Harlem high-rise are creating a health hazard, welcoming pigeons and mosquitos into their homes.
Subway Knife Fight Caught On Video; Suspect On The RunIt happened Monday at 6 a.m. at the 125th Street 2, 3 station in Harlem.