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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.

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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.

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

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

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'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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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Locals Fear 125th Street Garage Redevelopment Plan Mired in Politics

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

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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.

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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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Wadleigh Supporters Fear Eva Moskowitz's School Expansion Proposal

Success Academy officials said it is unclear where the expanded grades would be housed.

Central Harlem »

City Wants to Turn 125th Street Garage Into Office and Cultural Space

The parking garage at 121 West 125th St. is slated to also have cultural exhibition space.

Harlem »

Advocates Call for Increase in Minimum Wage at Harlem Hearing

Assemblyman Keith Wright held a hearing in Harlem on a proposal to increase the minimum wage.

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Rangel Says Health Issues Will Not Stop Him From Running Effective Campaign

The 81-year-old congressman said he's up to the task of a 22nd term in office.

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Executive Director Hired for Group Handling Columbia Cash

The group was formed in 2009 but has come under scrutiny for its practices.

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