Harlemites seem unbothered by the Coronavirus but some businesses are feeling the heat!

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell If you listen to many Harlemites, you will think that the Coronavirus has not made it to New York City yet. They are going about their lives as usual and don’t feel concerned at all. But … Read More

Impact of 2020 New York State Bail Reform on Central Harlem Community discussed at The Greater Harlem Coalition meeting

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell The Greater Harlem Coalition invited Special Narcotics Prosecutor Bridget G. Brennanto to discuss the impact of the 2020 New York State Bail Reform on the Central Harlem Community, at their meeting held on February 27, 2020 … Read More

NYS Assembly member Al Taylor honors five Harlem Unsung Heroes

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell NYS Assembly member Al Taylor honored five Harlem Unsung Heroes during his 2nd Annual Black History Month Celebration held on February 20, 2020 at the Harlem State Office Building. Assembly member Taylor honored: Clayton Banks, Co-Founder … Read More

Black Freedom Movement expert Dr. Richard D. Benson II holds talk on Malcolm X at the People’s Forum

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Dr. Richard D. Benson II, a historian specialized in education, the Black Freedom Movement and transnational social movements, held a talk titled, “Malcolm X, the Man vs the Myths: Examining a Revolutionary Life,” on February 18, … Read More

We are the endless roar screens at the National Black Theatre in Harlem

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell We are the endless roar, a cultural journey to Nigeria produced by Joyce Ademuwi, screened on December 13, 2019 at the National Black Theatre in Harlem. Joyce Ademuwi originally put the project on paper in 2015 … Read More

African Services Committee hosts annual holiday party in Harlem

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell African Services Committee hosted its annual holiday party for clients, friends and family members at its headquarters in Harlem on December 13, 2019. Related Images:

Harlem Holiday Lighting kicks off holiday season

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell The holiday season kicked off with the Harlem Holiday Lighting on November 20, 2019. From 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. several businesses along 125th street participated in the festivities. Manhattan borough president Gale Brewer hosted a … Read More

“Commissioner O’Neill I thank you for doing the right thing” says Eric Garner’s daughter

By Isseu Diouf Campbell An hour after Commissioner James O’Neill announced the firing of NYPD officer Daniel Pantaleo for using a banned chokehold that killed Eric Garner; Garner’s two children Eric Garner Jr. and Emerald Garner along with Reverend Al … Read More

Mayor Bill de Blasio announces Julie Menin as Director of Census for NYC

Photos: Isseu Diouf Campbell Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Julie Menin as the director of the Census for NYC during a press conference held at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture in Harlem on January 2, 2019.   … Read More

Mayor de Blasio hosts a celebration in honor of the first-ever Harlem/Havana Music & Cultural Festival

On Thursday, July 14, Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray hosted a celebration in honor of the first-ever Harlem/Havana Music & Cultural Festival, an international visual and performing arts, fashion, education and culinary exchange celebrating the rich … Read More

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