Seth Andrew, 42, pleaded guilty to charges that he had devised a scheme to steal from a network of charter schools he founded. He faces up to 20 years in prison.
At home with James Fenton, the English poet, journalist and critic, and Darryl Pinckney, the African American novelist and playwright, in their obsessively, deliriously embellished house in Harlem.
When a City College physics professor opened an ordinary box that had been sitting in the mail room, he was startled by its contents.
The Manhattan facilities will provide clean needles, administer medication to reverse overdoses and provide users with options for addiction treatment.
Damian Williams, the first Black U.S. attorney for the Southern District of New York, noted a rise in anti-Asian and antisemitic crimes.
A building that is protected from demolition in New York City may seem safe, but decades of neglect and missed opportunities can take a toll.
Mr. Martinez, 55, who was immortalized in the film “Paid in Full,” played a prominent role in New York’s violent cocaine wars of decades past.
Byron Lewis knew there was an untapped market for Black storytelling. But it took years for the rest of the country to believe him.
The “Insecure” actor goes on a walking tour of his adopted neighborhood.
Karina Yan Glaser’s home in Harlem is full of children, books, plants and animals (just the way she likes it).
Grace Congregational Church wants to stay afloat by redeveloping its building, but a new historic district aimed at protecting Black culture now stands in its way.
In the early 20th century, the building became a meeting place for many of the writers, artists, actors and activists who defined a new and vibrant Black culture.
Rucker Park in Harlem has been a proving ground for amateurs and professionals for generations. “We don’t come there giving you roses,” one player said. “You got to earn it.”
More than 80 percent of adults in New York City have received at least one dose of the coronavirus vaccine, but there are significant racial disparities in the vaccination rate.
Her final residence, the Upper West Side flat where she painted many of her subjects, remains almost exactly as she left it.
After winning back-to-back Pulitzers, the author of “The Underground Railroad” and “The Nickel Boys” took another detour with his new crime novel, “Harlem Shuffle.”
Gov. Kathy Hochul, who had narrowed her choices to several New York City lawmakers who are people of color, chose Mr. Benjamin, a state senator from Harlem.
The actors bought the Harlem home in 2013 and converted it to a single-family residence from a bed-and-breakfast. Their asking price is $7.325 million.
An exceptional unit of Black soldiers who fought in World War I will receive the Congressional Gold Medal.
A driver veered into the opposite lane and struck a car head-on in one of at least three fatal crashes in and around the city on Saturday.
An English country cottage in Haworth, a two-bedroom co-op in Harlem and a stone mansion in Wilmington.
To fill empty buildings, developers have been offering generous concessions, including up to five months of free rent.
This Starz series about four women “walking into real adulthood,” as the creator described it, is broadly appealing but unmistakably based in Black women’s perspectives.
Our critics and writers have selected noteworthy cultural events to experience virtually and in person in New York City.
This week’s properties are in Harlem, Clinton Hill and Breezy Point.
Alvin Bragg has had encounters with the police both in the streets and in the courts. He wants to change the system from within.
Life, death, renewal and social media ensued.
Brian Taylor runs the business out of his home, but he has also started a mobile service, which has grown popular during the pandemic.
Dawoud Bey’s images at the Whitney Museum expose rich histories hidden beneath the surface, how places evolve over time.
A star for Bad Boy Records after the Notorious B.I.G.’s death, the rapper had a husky, seen-it-all voice even as a young man.
Shopping locally has helped foot traffic in some commercial districts across the city return almost to prepandemic levels.
Sugar Hill Creamery’s new blueberry confection is available at its Harlem and Hamilton Heights shops, and nationwide.
At Harlem Hospital, about half of the staff that’s eligible for a Covid-19 vaccine has received one, reflecting a wariness in the Black community.
April Hunt and June Berry come from different worlds. Ms. Hunt is an art-world fixture and D.J., and Ms. Berry is a child welfare consultant and chef. The two bonded over their mutual love for music and food.
The police commissioner said there will be a review to determine if correct procedures were followed in the case of 10-year-old Ayden Wolfe.
The boy, Ayden Wolfe, 10, was found unconscious in his living room, with bruises, puncture wounds and lacerations. “I don’t understand what went wrong,” a relative said.
Jacob Morris is the one-man force behind renaming nearly 40 streets in New York City.
The gift, which will also benefit formerly homeless men, was in keeping with an appeal that the host of “Jeopardy!” had made when he asked viewers to “build a gentler, kinder society.”
Cicely Tyson, who died in January, was famous all over the world. But her heart was at home, in Harlem.
Cicely Tyson lay in repose at the Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, where she had been a member for three decades.
The pandemic has been a challenge for Wemimo Abbey, whose company serves low-income communities.
The first two of more than a hundred planned locations in New York City opened on Tuesday in an effort to speed up the pace.
Born in 1960s Harlem, the Kamoinge collective was influential in Black photography but ignored by the mainstream until recently. This exhibition should change that.
Tessa Thompson and Nnamdi Asomugha star in a swoony love story that wonderfully rethinks the classic Hollywood melodrama.
Guy Fieri directs and narrates “Restaurant Hustle 2020,” a documentary on how restaurateurs are coping during the pandemic.
Although he ultimately rejected Pentecostalism, the writer captured its pathos and ability to bear witness to Blackness in America in his first novel.
A brasserie-style destination in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a takeout-and-delivery-only outpost of Nice Day, and more restaurant news.
Niyi Okuboyejo makes his efo riro with turkey and yams, but you should feel free to experiment. It’s a dish, he says, that rewards improvisation.
The untold story of the patrolman who took charge when the civil rights leader was stabbed in Harlem.
Charu Robinson was one of the pioneers who inspired a generation of children to play a game that had been the province of elite schools.