MacArthur Foundation Names 2017 ‘Genius’ Grant Winners The past year has been a whirlwind for Rhiannon Giddens, the Grammy-winning musician who became the first woman and first nonwhite person to win a major prize for excellence on the banjo and… Continue Reading →
It has been 346 days since the last shooting, according to an anti-violence nonprofit.
On Saturday, October 14th the Africa Center will welcome visitors to its “Top of the Mile” Community Day in partnership with el Museo del Barrio and The Museum of the City of New York. This is a FREE event! This will be… Continue Reading →
Harlem’s dwindling churches View Full Caption HARLEM — Churches are losing members but gaining profits from gentrification. Nearly two dozen churches have either closed or been sold to developers for more than $50 million over the last decade, according to a review by… Continue Reading →