Adam Clayton Powell IV Talks about His Run for Congress, Living Up to His Father’s Legacy, Favorite Harlem Spots and More!


We recently caught up with Adam Clayton Powell IV to chat about his congressional run, living up to his father’s legacy and his favorite spots in Harlem. Continue Reading

Uptown Scoop: Protest Held in Harlem Demanding Housing for the Homeless, Billie Holiday Hologram Coming to Harlem’s Apollo Theater, Joe’s Crab Shack Closes Harlem Location + More!


Nearly 100 protesters gathered in Harlem last week in efforts to address the way that Mayor de Blasio and the NYPD are handling homelessness. Continue Reading

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