| Nov 24, 2012
| 8:13 AM
PIX11's Mario Diaz earlier this week visited East Harlem, where Macho Camacho spent much of his life and is fondly remembered. Watch his report.
| Oct 12, 2012
| 3:51 PM
The NYPD has taken down two illegal gun rings in East Harlem, removing 116 weapons from the street.
Commissioner Ray Kelly, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus Vance announced the results of the year long undercover...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 3:05 PM
Dog walkers everywhere, beware. No one wants to see your dog’s feces laying on the sidewalk, especially in East Harlem where local politicans have decided to launch a “No Poop Fairy” campaign.
The campaign, that originated in Colorado,...
| Sep 9, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Police just released a photo of Shawn Lawrence, a suspect in the August 8th shooting at 220 East 115th Street.
According to the police report, the suspect shot a man in his left shoulder through his apartment door at 10:15pm.
The shot came after a...
| Oct 23, 2011
For Piri Thomas, being a dark-hued Latino in 1930s New York was far from the best of worlds. His siblings were fair-skinned, like his Puerto Rican mother, but he took after his black Cuban father, whose unsettled feelings about race scarred both of them....
| Jan 19, 2012
| 4:37 PM
Young lookout for drug ring: A major New York drug ring, which police said they destroyed, relied upon an 8-year-old boy as a lookout, part of a highly regimented operating system that even officials said was impressive....
| Feb 17, 2012
| 4:35 PM
A rap about the Elements of Style? William Strunk Jr. and E.B. White could never have imagined such a thing about their grammar manual....
| Nov 1, 2011
| 4:36 PM
New York police say two 12-year-olds were horsing around this weekend when they tossed a shopping cart over a shopping center walkway in Harlem, dropping it four stories onto a woman's head....
| Sep 20, 2011
| 4:33 PM
The Watts House Project has landed its largest grant to date. The $370,000 comes from ArtPlace a new private-public initiative spearheaded by the National Endowment for the Arts, but paid for by private foundations....
| Dec 24, 2010
| 3:35 AM
Police have identified a woman's body that was found stuffed in a suitcase down the block from one of the New York City's most famous restaurants, PIX 11 News has learned.
Cops say the woman is 28-year-old Betty Williams of The Bronx, who has been...
| Aug 4, 2010
| 1:03 PM
When people think about the music of New York, opera, symphony or Broadway come to mind.
All are glorious and true examples, but the music of the city, especially in summer, is salsa.
Salsa is the music of the streets. It's the beat that moves through...
| Aug 9, 2010
Doctors and parents were stunned when research published more than a decade ago found American girls were beginning puberty at much younger ages, some as early as 7. A new study released Sunday suggests the average age at which puberty begins may still be...