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'Empire' Actor to Judge Teens at Apollo's Anti-Violence Dance Competition

110 young dancers have prepared dance performances to speak out against violence in their communities.

Upper East Side »

4 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

Morning dance parties and the Museum Mile Festival are on this week's agenda.

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Victoria Theater Redevelopment Gets $1.5 Million From State

Gov. Andrew Cuomo's economic development fund gave $4.3 million to Harlem organizations.

Central Harlem »

De Blasio Calls Deaths of Young Men of Color by Police a 'Scourge'

Racism was also to blame, the mayor said Monday at the Apollo Theater.

Central Harlem »

Development Site Across From Apollo Listed for $1.7M Lease

The owner of 256 W. 125th St. is looking for someone to take on a 99-year-lease on the site.

Central Harlem »

Harlem Music Festival Combines Classical Music with Afrobeat

The festival is meant to be a showcase of Harlem rather than a specific  genre, its founders said.

Central Harlem »

4 Things To Do This Week in New York City's Neighborhoods

The week's most interesting events are here for you in one handy guide.

Central Harlem »

Ruby Dee, Actress and Civil Rights Activist, Remembered in Harlem

Ruby Dee, 91, who lived in Harlem for many years, died on Wednesday night.

Williamsburg »

This Week's Best Shows and a Spotify Playlist of the Bands

Hungry for live music? We pick the best of New York City's gigs.

Bed-Stuy »

Music School Celebrates Late Founder's 100th Birthday

A Bed-Stuy music school honored the legacy of its founding teacher this week.

Central Harlem »

Harlem's Apollo Theater Celebrates 80th Anniversary

Despite its age, the famous theater is still "where stars are born and legends are made."

Central Harlem »

Twitter Founder Jack Dorsey Brings Small Business Talk to Harlem

The goal of the series is to bring small businesses together to create a climate of collaboration.

Central Harlem »

Red Lobster Opens on 125th Street

The restaurant, located next to the Apollo Theater, has a Harlem theme.

Washington Heights »

Robinson Cano Highlights Favorite Uptown Spots in NYC Tourism Push

The Yankees slugger shows his love for WaHi as part of city's "Neighborhood X Neighborhood" initiative.

Central Harlem »

Get Out and Do This: Party After Work or Brunch in a Brewery

Update your calendar: We've selected a week's worth of unique New York City activities.