Tag: gentrification

City to Settle Discrimination Claim in Brooklyn Housing Plan

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By J. DAVID GOODMAN December 3, 2017 An eight-year legal fight over racial discrimination by New York City in a proposed Brooklyn development is expected to be settled on Monday, after community groups and the administration of Mayor Bill de Blasio…

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A Golf Center Grows in Harlem

A Golf Center Grows in Harlem By PAUL ROGERS August 25, 2017 Students in the Bridge Golf Foundation program, based in Harlem, make their way to the golf course at the Bridge, a club in Bridgehampton that is owned by…

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A new resource to help Harlemites subjected to gentrification abuses

Harlem‘s gentrification continues.  There are arguments for the good and the bad of it.  But one thing for certain is that there are abuses and resources to help people impacted by them deal with them. One such resource…

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FILM: Changing Face of Harlem by Shawn Batey

The Changing Face of Harlem is a new one-hour documentary that examines the revitalization of Harlem told through the deeply personal stories of its residents, small business owners, politicians, developers, and clergy. The piece takes a critical look…

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Southwest Harlem is HOT & POPPIN!

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By HarlemGuy The January 8th edition of AMNY had a wonderful article written by Marleene Naanes entitled “Harlem’s Hot ‘pocket’” (PDF format – start on page 20).   It’s all about the HOT  little Southwest corner of Harlem on…

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