P.C. Richard to open 20K sf Harlem store - City recently proposed redeveloping electronics retailer's Union Street location

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Just weeks after the city announced plans to redevelop the land below P.C. Richard’s Union Square store, the company signed a lease for a new 20,000-square-foot space in Harlem. The electronics and appliance retail chain, with 20 stores in New York City, will open its new store at 309 West 125th Street, in the first quarter of 2016. Asking rent was $1.5 million annually at the two-story building, which currently holds a Rite Aid, the New York Observer reported.

Soldiers enjoy Thanksgiving in Harlem - Thanksgiving dinner is a thank-you to military

Sunday, November 22, 2015

Army Pvt. Giovanni Perez was one of 99 Fort Gordon soldiers gathered in Harlem on Thursday to enjoy the 13th annual Military Thanksgiving feast.

In fact, Perez, 18, was the first in line to enter the Harlem Baptist Church Family Life Center to applause from a room full of people.

Thanksgiving outreach helps Harlem Heights residents - Foundation's help means disadvantaged residents can have a sufficient holiday meal for Thanksgiving

Sunday, November 22, 2015


The Heights Foundation began as a Thanksgiving outreach program in 1999 and in the ensuing years has provided myriad holiday meals for the residents of the low-income Harlem Heights community.

Harlem Library plans moving forward - Renderings revealed

Sunday, November 15, 2015

By Valerie Rowell

Business Development Group Sets Sights on 125th Street West of Morningside

Friday, November 13, 2015

By Gustavo Solis

WEST HARLEM — While 125th Street is filled with retail stores, restaurants, banks and a movie theater, economic development has been slow to spread west of Morningside Avenue, according to a local group trying to revitalize the area.