Harlem – News

Harlem – News May 10, 2011

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The Quiet Avenues of Harlem
The Quiet Avenues of Harlem (What about the plastic animals?)
Lots of vanishing points today. From east to west, and top to bottom that’s Lenox Ave , Frederick Douglass Blvd.
First HUD Grant To Combat Asthma In Public Housing (Harlem World)
Elected officials will join senior members form HUD, the New York Academy of Medicine , LSA Family Health Service and the New York City Housing Authority to announce major funding to improve living conditions for children and other residents of East Harlem living in public and assisted multifamily housing.

Rail tunnel security breaches cause scare in NYC (Brotherhood of Lotive Engineers and T…)
NEW YORK – Two terrifying rail security breaches occurred within hours of each other in the city yesterday — including one at the World Trade Center, where a man slipped into the PATH tunnel and walked all the way to Jersey before saying he had left a bomb in the tunnel.

Public Advocate Urges NYPD to Address Ticket-Fixing Scandal
Public Advocate Urges NYPD to Address Ticket-Fixing Scandal (DNAInfo)
“The participation of any officers in the suppression of these reports would constitute a profound betrayal of the public trust and could rise to the level of a felony,” de Blasio wrote in a letter addressed to Kelly last week.
HueMan Books In Harlem Picks (Harlem World)
Set in the bright lights of daytime television, SATAN’S SISTERS is the story of “The Lunch Club”-a long-running, popular ladies’ talk show in which alliances are forged, careers are made, and bridges are burned.

‘Urban Explorer’ Caught in Subway Tunnel Blogged About Daredevil Acts (DNAInfo)
An “urban explorer” allegedly caught sneaking into the under-construction Second Avenue Subway tunnel bragged about a long list of daredevil adventures on a blog.