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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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Espaillat Backers Accuse Rangel of Fostering 'Tale of Two Harlems'

Charles Rangel ignored the needs of East Harlem in favor of Central Harlem, Espaillat supporters said.

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Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce to Sell Land for Luxury Housing

The group says it will use the $1.2 million to support 117 units of affordable housing in Central Harlem.

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Two Harlem Councilwomen Vie to Be Next Speaker

Melissa Mark-Viverito and Inez Dickens are positioning themselves for City Council Speaker.

Central Harlem »

Voters to Decide Nasty Council District 9 Race Between Dickens and Morgan

The pair have taken shots at one another during the Democratic Primary for the Central Harlem seat.

Central Harlem »

Man Admitted Stabbing Mom and Brother Before Setting Apartment Ablaze

David Elias, 31, was arraigned on murder, attempted murder and arson charges.

Central Harlem »

African Day Parade Dances Through Harlem

The 6th Annual African Day Parade drew hundreds of people to Malcolm X Boulevard.

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Harlem Residents Fight Plan to Narrow Lanes on Deadly Boulevard

The DOT said it will begin making changes to Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in August.

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Supporters of Ramarley Graham's Brothers Ask Judge for Leniency

Hodean and Kodean Graham suffered enough with the NYPD shooting of their brother, supporters said.

Central Harlem »

Charles Rangel to Get Endorsement From Former Rival Adam Clayton Powell IV

Adam Clayton Powell called Rangel "corrupt" in 2010, but is expected to endorse him for re-election.

Port Morris »

Police Hunt Suspects in Bronx Knifepoint Livery Cab Robbery

Cops are seeking two men who hailed a livery cab in Harlem and robbed its driver in Port Morris.

Central Harlem »

School Bus Collides With Car in Central Harlem

A school bus collided with a car at Fifth Avenue and West 132nd Street Tuesday morning, officials said.

Harlem »

Trayvon Martin Remembered at Harlem Hoodie March

The students said Martin's death has inspired them to fight for change.

Harlem »

Plan to House Disabled Men in Luxe Condos is Cut Back

A group trying to find a Harlem home for disabled men has shrunk its bid for space amid opposition.

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Nectar Wine Bar Closes, Citing the Tough Economy

Nectar, which closed Wednesday, opened on the Frederick Douglass Boulevard corridor four years ago.