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News – September 2015

East Harlem News

Meet 5 Of The Muralists Who Will Transform El Barrio & The Bronx Next Week – Remezcla, September 30, 2015 It’s Delusional to Say Homelessness is a Mental-Health Issue – City Limits, September 30, 2015 Bills Aim to Protect Renters During Construction Work – New York Times, September 30, 2015 Efforts stepped up to preserve low-rise East…

News – August 2015

East Harlem News

Affordable South Bronx: Capping an era of urban renewal in the South Bronx – Arch Paper, August 31, 2015 Women Threatened by Armed Suspect in Online Apartment Scam, Police Say – DNAinfo, August 31, 2015 Manna’s Restaurant in Harlem Shut Down by Health Inspector – DNAinfo, August 31, 2015 19-year-old Shot on Madison Avenue in Harlem, Police…

News – July 2015

East Harlem News

De Blasio plan would link affordable housing, rezoning – Capital New York, July 31, 2015 Next Stop Harlem for Revolution Books – Publishers Weekly, July 31, 2015 Officials will move garbage station entrance away from Upper East Side rec space after community pressure – New York Daily News, July 31, 2015 City Says Small Business…

News – June 2015

East Harlem News

Mark-Viverito Vouches for NYCHA Head Amid ‘Ridiculous’ Resignation Calls – New York Observer, June 30, 2015 Piden a la Ciudad cancelar contrato con Donald Trump – El Diario-La Prensa, 30 de junio de 2015 Styrofoam ban to take effect in New York City on July 1st – WPIX, June 30, 2015 East Harlem residents say pope’s…

News – May 2015

East Harlem News

International Protests Demand Freedom for Oscar Lopez – Telesur, May 30, 2015 Thousands March in New York and Puerto Rico for Oscar López Rivera – La Respuesta, May 30, 2015 Thousands Attend Rally for Freedom of Imprisoned Puerto Rican Independentist – NY 1, May 30, 2015 Nueva York alza su voz por libertad de Óscar…

News – April 2015

East Harlem News

Public housing advocates eye untapped subsidy – Capital New York, April 30, 2015 Stop landlords from charging rent-stabilized tenants extra fees, advocates say – Crain’s New York Business, April 30, 2015 Court tosses gun conviction of ex-con busted in Harlem – New York Daily News, April 30, 2015 Southbound 6 Trains At 103rd Street Cancelled for…

News – March 2015

East Harlem News

Police Looking for Suspect in East Harlem Attempted Stairwell Rape – NBC, March 31, 2015 East Harlem business owners await eminent domain decision – The Real Deal, March 31, 2015 The Dream Revisited: The Poor Door Debate – Furman Center, March 31, 2015 FEMA to give $3 billion to NYCHA for Hurricane Sandy repairs in…

News – February 2015

East Harlem News

Clayton Powell Claims Espaillat Too Old to Run for Congress Again – New York Observer, February 26, 2015 Website Allows Potential Tenants to See a Building’s Dirty Little Secrets – DNAinfo, February 26, 2015 Uber Taxi Stolen After Driver Left Keys Inside During Coffee Break: NYPD – DNAinfo, February 26, 2015 A Look at Harlem’s History…

Fernando Salicrup (1946-2015)

Fernando Salicrup, Executive Director of Taller Boricua/Puerto Rican Workshop died on Thursday, January 1, 2015 Mr. Salicrup was born on August 6, 1946 in East Harlem, where he lived throughout his life with his loving wife of over 40 years, Zoraida Salicrup and their two sons Fernando and Daniel. Mr. Salicrup was a proud veteran…

News – January 2015

East Harlem News

Amid tensions, Sharpton lashes out at younger activists – Capital New York, January 31, 2015 Let Them Bake Baguettes: Programs and Promises Haven’t Banished Poverty in a Bronx Neighborhood – New York Times, January 31, 2015 Research Brief: Race and Neighborhoods in the 21st Century – Furman Center, January 30, 2015 Schomburg Center Hosts Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon…