Uptown Scoop: President Obama to Return to Columbia University After Term?, Harlem Historian Michael Henry Adams Sues NYPD, Cindy Lauper to Open LGBT Youth Residence in Harlem + More!


According to reports, President Obama may return to his alma-mater after he leaves office. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: NYCHA Residents Fear Exposure to Asbestos, Republican Candidate Ben Carson Comes to Harlem, Man Indicted for Shooting after Rucker Park Game + More!


NYCHA is known for its infamous list of promised repairs for public housing properties throughout the city. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: Is Harlem-bred Entrepreneur Dame Dash Launching His Own Streaming Service? Cops Search for Man Who Robbed 2 Harlem Dunkin’ Donuts Locations, New Residential Development Coming to East Harlem + More!


Harlem-bred entrepreneur Damon Dash is reportedly launching his own streaming service. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: Protest Held for Mike Brown in Harlem, FDNY’s First Black Commissioner to Have Harlem Street Named after Him, A$AP Rocky Releases Video for “’Jukebox Joints” + More!


Yesterday, there were several demonstrations held throughout the country to mark the one year anniversary of Michael Brown’s death; a teen who was left slain by police officers in Ferguson, Missouri. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: Harlem Children’s Zone Students March against Violence, Harlem Art Exhibition Honors Women, New Music From Harlem Rapper Dave East + More!


Earlier this week, students from Harlem Children’s Zone (HCZ) took to the streets of Harlem to take a stand against violence. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: K2 Drug Use on the Rise in East Harlem, Family of Wrongly Convicted Harlem Man Sues NYC, Diddy’s ‘Finna Get Loose’ Video Released + More!


Despite the warnings, there have been many reported cases of people using K2. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: Harlem Bodegas Feel the Wrath of Gentrification, UCLA Coach Talks Diddy Incident, Actor Buys Harlem Penthouse for $1.56M + More!


As the rents rise and many chain stores move to Harlem and Washington Heights, several small businesses are closing their doors including the neighborhood’s beloved bodegas. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: Hip-Hop Producer Involved in Harlem Sex Scandal, Studio Museum in Harlem Director Appointed to Barack Obama Foundation Board of Directors + More!


A well-known music producer in the hip-hop industry recently denied sexually assaulting a woman at his home in Harlem. Continue Reading