Gustavo Solis

Reporter/Producer @journogoose Contact

Gustavo Solis is a reporter/producer for DNAinfo covering Harlem.

Gustavo was born in Mexico City, grew up in San Diego and moved to New York City to study journalism at Columbia University. He enjoys writing about social justice issues and people doing interesting things.

Before joining DNAinfo New York, Gustavo spent hurricane season in Miami eating guava pastries and covering crime for the Miami Herald. He has interned for the Philadelphia Inquirer and the San Diego Union-Tribune.

He lives in the Upper West Side with two people he met on Craigslist.

Fun Fact: Gustavo had a mediocre high school wrestling career. His friends still call him the Sombrero Slammer.

Harlem »

October 23, 2017

A lawsuit accuses the landlord of destabilizing units while receiving tax breaks from the city.

East Village & Lower East Side »

October 20, 2017

Attend the Garment District Arts Festival, catch a live jazz performance or celebrate "Day of the Dead."

Harlem »

October 17, 2017

When they first opened, rain meant that the whole place had to close down.

Harlem »

October 16, 2017

A volunteer group has been working to step up foot traffic in the park in hopes of reducing public sex.

Harlem »

October 13, 2017

It has been 346 days since the last shooting, according to an anti-violence nonprofit.

Washington Heights & Inwood »

October 12, 2017

The NYPD is asking the public to help them catch the Washington Heights burglar. 

Washington Heights & Inwood »

October 12, 2017

Prosecutors will drop charges against him if he stays out of trouble for six months, they said.

Harlem »

October 9, 2017

In the last decade, Harlem churches have collectively sold for more than $50 million.