Tag: 28th Precinct

  • Self-Defense For Children at the 28th Precinct

    Self-Defense For Children at the 28th Precinct

    EGN Youth Sports & Development is a non-profit organization missioned to improve youth and their communities through the art of Karate. Our goal is to strengthen the minds, bodies and hearts of the youth in our communities through Karate training. (Note that the transcription incorrectly misidentifies the Harlem Precinct. It should be the 28th Precinct,…

  • Jimi Hendrix in Harlem: September 5th, 1969

    Jimi Hendrix in Harlem: September 5th, 1969

    On September 5th, 1969 Jimi Hendrix performed at the Harlem Street Fair at the corner of 139th Street and Lenox Avenue. Only 26, Hendrix had wanted to reestablish a relationship with Black fans “my people”. He arrived characteristically late only to find that the crowd had dwindled to a few hundred Harlem residents. Harlem had been…

  • Join MMPCIA

    Join MMPCIA

    Join MMPCIA for a conversation with the commander of the 28th Precinct (the southern half of central Harlem) to learn more about what the NYPD intends to do to address the increase in crime in our community. General Membership Meeting: Tuesday, February 15th, 6:30PMZOOM LINKMeeting ID: 868 4723 49171 646 558 8656 (New York)ZOOM:¬†https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86847234917Meeting ID:…

  • City Aims To Spend $776 Million To Complete Manhattan Greenway

    City Aims To Spend $776 Million To Complete Manhattan Greenway

    Harlem would get two new connectors that would allow families, joggers, and cyclists to ride around Manhattan, traffic free. This is a huge project that involves years of engineering and environmental impact analysis, but it really could be a game-changer for enaging with the waterfront in a car-free environment. See the article below, for more:…

  • HBCU College Fair

    HBCU College Fair

    The NYPD and the 28th Precinct is inviting you to their 1st HBCU College Fair that will take place on June 5th, 2021 from 1200-1600 hrs. It will take place in the rear of the 28th precinct 2271 8th Avenue (St. Nicholas btw W 122st & W 123rd St). Please share with any youth you…

  • 28th Precinct

    28th Precinct

    Deputy Inspector Brown, the commanding officer of the 28th Precinct, had come across this image of the old 28th Precinct building and wanted to share: This beautiful building on West 123rd, between FDB and ACP was replaced by the brutalist fortress between Frederick Douglass Avenue and St. Nicholas Avenue: https://hnba.nyc/wp-admin/post.php?post=3982&action=edit unfortunately. Historic Church Sold for…

  • Malcolm X

    The story of Malcolm X is, of course, profoundly intertwined with that of Harlem. As a leading figure in Harlem’s radical scene it may seem incongruous that he was appointed to the 28th Precinct’s Community Council to serve as a community liaison. The chairman of the 28th Precinct’s Community Council was James Hicks the influential…

  • Purchasing a Home And What The Bank Looks At…

    Last month Chase Bank attended our HNBA meeting and Kevin Cruikshank went over a whole range of housing options and what a bank will look at if you apply for a mortgage on any one of these properties. Classic Mistakes People Make When Purchasing a New Home Harlem World has a good, quick article on…