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News – November 2016

East Harlem News

Brawl in El Barrio / Debate en El Barrio – Manhattan Times, November 30, 2016 U.S. Will Ban Smoking in Public Housing Nationwide – New York Times, November 30, 2016 Harlem to Have City’s Only Public Clinic Offering Gender-Affirming Surgery – DNAinfo, November 30, 2016 Prisoners Can Now Video Chat With Relatives at City Libraries – DNAinfo,…

News – October 2016

East Harlem News

Community activists aren’t happy about a rezoning plan in East Harlem – am New York, October 31, 2016 3 Ways the City Council Wants to Curb Tenant Harassment and Evictions – DNAinfo, October 31, 2016 Thieves Steal $3K Worth of Items in East Harlem Car Break-Ins – DNAinfo, October 31, 2016 Elderly East Harlem Woman Loses $8K…

News – September 2016

East Harlem News

Review: Debate Night at the Apollo – The New Yorker, September 30, 2016 NYC water tests from the last four years show increased rates of lead that exceed 15 ppb – Progress Queens, September 30, 2016 Law That Would Help NYC From Being Strangled by Chain Stores Is Held Hostage – Village Voice, September 30, 2016 ‘The…

News – August 2016

East Harlem News

Lead Tests on New York City Schools’ Water May Have Masked Scope of Risk – New York Times, August 31, 2016 This NYC Film Festival Is Bringing 100 Latino Shorts to El Barrio – Remezcla, August 31, 2016 Bronx Museum Names New Board Leaders After Resignations – New York Times, August 31, 2016 Upper East Sider Slapped…

News – July 2016

East Harlem News

Melissa Mark-Viverito eyes political options in NYC, Puerto Rico – Newsday, July 31, 2016 Bronx Assemblyman Files Complaint Against the Police – New York Times, July 31, 2016 2 Cases of Legionnaires’ Disease Found in Harlem Apartment Complex – DNAinfo, July 31, 2016 An Advocate For Trafficked Child Sex Workers Becomes Harlem’s Youngest Community Board Member…

News – June 2016

East Harlem News

An Uphill Fight to Curb the Pull of New York City’s Lobbyists – New York Times, June 30, 2016 New York City Council Delays Scrutiny of Deed Changes – New York Times, June 30, 2016 The Winners and Losers in Adriano Espaillat’s Congressional Triumph – Observer, June 30, 2016 State Sen. Adriano Espaillat wins Democratic primary…

News – May 2016

East Harlem News

South Bronx Gets High-End Coffee; Is Gentrification Next? – New York Times, May 31, 2016 Historian Laments the Impact of Gentrification on Harlem – Curbed, May 31, 2016 Why Can’t Harlem Stop Gentrification? – Beyond Chron, May 31, 2016 I Live Next Door to a Mosque – Huffington Post, May 31, 2016 Unlikely gospel singer teaching…

News – April 2016

East Harlem News

Gang Raids and Our Addiction to ‘Super Predators’ – Huffington Post, April 30, 2016 Hundreds of kids partake in outdoor activities during ninth annual Street Games in East Harlem – New York Daily News, April 30, 2016 Here Are Tomorrow’s Five Boro Bike Tour Street Closures – Gothamist, April 30, 2016 Plan Proceeds to Convert…

News – March 2016

East Harlem News

The Man Who Will Run Diddy’s Harlem Charter School Once Referred to Teachers’ Unions as “Roaches” – Gawker, March 30, 2016 NYCHA settles lawsuit, promises to end heat shut-off policy – New York Daily News, March 30, 2016 Residente and Rosario Dawson Will Feel the Bern At Sanders’ Bronx Rally – Remezcla, March 30, 2016 There…

News – February 2016

East Harlem News

Even buying the Rao’s building doesn’t guarantee you a table – New York Post, February 29, 2016 Much to Save in Harlem, but Historic Preservation Lags, a Critic Says – New York Times, February 29, 2016 Designated Historic Districts – New York Times, February 29, 2016 Cuomo-de Blasio Feud Threatens New York City’s Plans for Affordable Housing –…