Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Sets Timeline on East Harlem Rezoning

Thursday, May 21, 2015

By Gustavo Solis - DNA info


EAST HARLEM  — City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito set a timeline for East Harlem’s rezoning during the first public forum on the issue Wednesday evening.

Raymour & Flanigan moving to Sutton’s Harlem project

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

By Steve Cuozzo -

Furniture giant Raymour & Flanigan has snatched up the last major space at 100 W. 125th St., the pioneering six-story Harlem retail project by Jeff Sutton’s Wharton Realty.

Raymour & Flanigan has signed a lease for about 40,000 square feet on the second floor — joining previously signed tenants Whole Foods, American Eagle Outfitters, Burlington Coat Factory, Olive Garden and TD Bank.

Nordstrom Rack might open at Sutton’s 125th St. retail project

Tuesday, May 19, 2015


Nordstrom Rack could be opening up at Jeff Sutton’s 100 West 125th Street.

Nomads, Head Uptown: Flux, Harlem’s First Contemporary Art Fair, Starts Strong

Friday, May 15, 2015


Boosting Education For Babies And Their Parents

Saturday, May 9, 2015

By: Alexandra Starr -

The Harlem Children's Zone is a nonprofit known for its innovative, multifaceted approach to ending the cycle to poverty. It's garnered kudos from President Obama and philanthropists like William Louis-Dreyfus, who recently announced he would donate up to $50 million to the organization.

West Side ferry? Council members proposes ferry from Washington Heights, Harlem to Wall Street

Wednesday, May 6, 2015


A group of City Council members want to see commuters sailing the Hudson River after the West Side was left out of Mayor Bill de Blasio’s five-borough ferry plan.

The lawmakers from the West Side and upper Manhattan want a ferry route from the tip of lower Manhattan up to the Dyckman Street marina, with stops on the West Harlem Piers off 125th Street, 39th Street and 178th Street at the George Washington Bridge.

Studio Museum in Harlem, Baltimore Museum of Art Among latest Recipients of NEA Art Works Grants

Wednesday, May 6, 2015

The National Endowment for the Arts will give out 1,023 awards totaling $74,326,900 to nonprofit arts organizations in all fifty states plus five U.S. jurisdictions, in its latest round of funding efforts. Its announcement included the list of the NEA's latest Art Works grantees. (The last round of grant recipients in this category was announced in November 2014.)

Mobile Pet Adoption Van Coming To Harlem's State Office Building Saturday

Friday, May 1, 2015

HARLEM — Cats and dogs are going to take over the State Office Building.

The ASPCA is hosting an adoption event Saturday from noon to 5 p.m. at 163 West 125th St.

Families will be able to give dogs like Poncho, a 2-year-old Chihuahua, and Riley, a 2-and-a-half-year-old pit bull, a new home. Only a select group of dogs and cats are going to make the trip to Harlem.

Investors, developers looking to Northern Manhattan

Thursday, April 30, 2015

By Rey Mashayekhi - The Real Deal

Emerging markets like Northern Manhattan are offering real estate investors “huge potential for growth,” though such growth is dependent on continued investments in transportation and infrastructure, market players said at a Midtown panel discussion Thursday.