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Meet the Two Candidates Vying to Replace Sheldon Silver as Assembly Speaker

Frontrunner Carl Heastie is facing off against Catherine Nolan of Queens after others dropped out.

Central Harlem »

More Than 1,500 People Sign Petitions to Save Harlem's Community Gardens

The petition asks Mayor Bill de Blasio not to tear down the gardens to build affordable housing.

Lower East Side »

Sheldon Silver Out as Assembly Speaker

The Assembly will hold an election Feb. 10 to replace Silver, who was arrested on corruption charges.

Hamilton Heights »

Tenant Advocacy Group Lands on Public Advocate's Worst Landlord List

Urban Homesteading Assistance Board made the list for a decrepit Hamilton Heights building it co-owns.

East Harlem »

NYCHA Residents Praise De Blasio's Scaffold Plan But Say More Work Needed

Mayor Bill de Blasio said major changes are coming to the city's public housing developments.

Central Harlem »

Central Harlem Senior Building Gets $38.9 Million Renovation

The 200-unit Philip's Senior House complex will remain affordable for the next 40 years.

Central Harlem »

Fresh from Victory, Rangel Supporters Want Him to Groom a Successor

After winning his 23rd and final term, Rangel needs to start picking his replacement, fans say.

Central Harlem »

Airbnb Worsens City's Affordable Housing Crisis, Harlem Pols Say

City apartments should go to New Yorkers, not tourists, state and federal lawmakers said.

Central Harlem »

'Sleek,' 'Gorgeous' and 'Sexy' Lights Coming to 125th Street

The city plans to replace all 250,000 of its 1960s street lamps with City Lights by 2017.

Central Harlem »

Veteran Battles NY State Over Preservation of Harlem Hellfighters Artifacts

Plans to renovate the 369th Regiment Armory may leave artifacts from the historic unit in limbo.

West Harlem »

Harlem Group Aims to Heal Survivors of Domestic Violence

W.A.R.M. is teaming up with the United Nations to help women get out of abusive relationships.

Central Harlem »

National Urban League HQ and Civil Rights Museum Coming to Harlem

But local leaders say the project, which will replace a garage, is a bad fit for 125th Street.

Central Harlem »

Locals Fear 125th Street Garage Redevelopment Plan Mired in Politics

Some local leaders say the state may be playing politics with the proposal.

Central Harlem »

NYCHA Will Eliminate Backlog of 420,000 Repairs by End of 2013, Mayor Says

The agency will use $40 million to hire more workers and streamline repairs.

Central Harlem »

Thousands Gather in Harlem to Watch Obama's Second Inauguration

Students and their parents performed acts of service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day.

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