Monthly Archives: August 2016

Letitia James staffer arrested for assaulting daughter

One of city Public Advocate Letitia James’ staffers was arrested for assault early Saturday after hurling a shoebox at her daughter’s head. Adrienne Felton, 49, also threw a utensil at the 24-year-old woman during an argument inside their Harlem home, … Continue reading

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Turnstile jumper busted with loaded gun

Game, set, match for this farebeater. A Harlem man was caught jumping a subway turnstile while carrying a loaded gun — and he tried to convince cops he was headed to a US Open job fair that happened three weeks … Continue reading

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The Globetrotters go sky high with this shot

The Harlem Globetrotters are famous for their trick shots, but they’re taking things to a whole new level. Using cranes and bungee cords, they’ve perfected the 110 foot drop shot like no one else can.

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Maya Angelou’s Harlem Brownstone Sells For $4 Million to Private Buyer

Maya Angelou’s Harlem brownstone is off the market.

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Slumlords accused of driving family out of ‘deathtrap’ in dead of winter

A landlord, property manager and contractor were arrested Tuesday for driving a rent-stabilized family out of their East Harlem apartment through threats and highly dangerous demolition work, officials said. “These defendants are charged with turning an East Harlem apartment building … Continue reading

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New York’s Music Festivals Hit With Terrible Weather This Summer

First, Governors Ball got slammed with rain, then Panorama got hit with heat.

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Power slowly being restored in East Harlem as residents sweat

Hundreds of sweltering residents were still without electricity in the baked Apple on Sunday. A patchy blackout that began in East Harlem on Saturday night continued, although Con Ed said it was making some progress. The blackout was likely caused … Continue reading

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East Harlem Swimming Program Takes Kids From Novices To Junior Olympians

A Harlem swimming program is working to create the next round of Olympic champions.

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There’s a New Competitor for UberPool and Lyft Line

By the end of 2016, you’ll be able to share a cab with your fellow New Yorkers.

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Homeless Say ‘We Are Your Neighbors Too’ as Residents Oppose New Shelter

Some community leaders want to stop the expansion of homeless shelters in Harlem. 

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