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Hillbilly Heroin Use On the Rise in Central Harlem

When Harlem AIDS doctor, Diana Williamson was charged last August as “queenpin” of a $1 million Oxycontin/Medicaid fraud ring, it was clear “hillbilly heroin” or Oxycontin was making inroads into urban areas. According to data released by the New York … Continue reading

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NYCHA Neighbors at Odds with Planned Harlem Children’s Zone’s School

A neighborly feud has been brewing over the planned Harlem Children’s Zone charter school at New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA)’s St. Nicholas Houses in Central Harlem. Under the auspices of the US Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), … Continue reading

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