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Hamilton Heights »

15-Year-Old Girl Dies in Hamilton Heights Fire, Officials Say

Melisa Mendez died after her apartment building was engulfed by flames, family said.

Hamilton Heights »

Man Fatally Shot in Head Near Harlem School, Police Say

The 22-year-old victim was shot in front of 501 W. 147th St. at 1:57 a.m., police said.

Sugar Hill »

Manhattanville Coffee Shop Chose Name Based on Vibe, Not Location

The Manhattanville coffee shop isn't located in Manhattanville, but the name fits anyway, owners say.

Hamilton Heights »

Historic West Harlem RKO Hamilton Theater Could Become Luxury Condos

CB 9 will support luxury condos if the theater in the landmarked building is refurbished.

Hamilton Heights »

Holidays in Harlem Event Celebrates Area's Cultural Highlights

A walking tour, jazz concerts and art shows highlight culture, history of Hamilton Heights.

Hamilton Heights »

Hamilton Heights Man Arrested, Charged in Fatal Friday Night Stabbing

The 49-year-old victim was pronounced dead on arrival at the hospital.

West Harlem »

West Harlem Bars and Restaurants Promoted by New Association

The West Harlem Food and Beverage Association is looking to spur economic growth in the area.

Washington Heights »

Brokers Weigh in on Proposal to Scrap Uptown School Zones

Getting rid of school zones could affect property values, brokers said.

Hamilton Heights »

Man Seriously Hurt in Harlem Apartment Collapse

A second-floor bathroom at 555 W. 151st St. collapsed into the first floor, the FDNY said.

Hamilton Heights »

84-Year-Old Harlem Man Killed in Fire Loved Life, Family and Friends Say

Friends, family and caregivers said Horace Duncan didn't let his age or physical limitations stop him.

Harlem »

Convicted Wife Killer Admits to Cold Case Murder of First Spouse

Philip Ward admitted to decapitating his wife Veronica Bowen in 1989, prosecutors said.

Harlem »

Jose Pimentel Indicted in 'Lone Wolf' Terror Case

Jose Pimentel plotted to "harm" the U.S. government, according to an indictment filed by prosecutors.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

'Lone-Wolf' Bomb Plot Suspect Jose Pimentel in Plea Talks

Jose Pimentel is charged with plotting to detonate homemade bombs.

Harlem »

Papa John's Pizza Shop Accused of Racial Slur on Receipt

A Papa John's in Hamilton Heights was accused of calling customer Minhee Cho a racial slur. 

Harlem »

Hamilton Heights and Chinatown Rapist Gets 428 Years in Prison

Ex-con Vincent Heyward, 23, was sentenced to life in prison on Monday.