Adam Clayton

  • News

    April 17, 2013
  • Blogs

    August 8, 2012

    National Night Out Against Crime In New York: Eight People Shot

    Mayor Mike Bloomberg, several district attorneys and other law enforcement officials celebrated the "National Night Out Against Crime" yesterday by walking around the city at night in a show of solidarity against crime across the country. Criminals in New York celebrated the "Night Out" by shooting ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    No Swine on My Mind

    ​This pizza parlor on Malcolm X in Harlem offers an expanded menu of diner food, with the assurance that there is no pork on the premises. On Adam Clayton Powell Boulevard, an earlier establishment has a similar name: Mookie's No Pork on My Fork.

  • Blogs

    July 21, 2011

    Live: U2 Keep On Keepin' On At The Meadowlands

    U2 w/ Interpol New Meadowlands Stadium Wednesday, July 20 Better than: ...the real thing? Every day, you presumably go to work, and sit in a cubicle or in an office. You work on a desktop, check some blogs, IM with your friends, and small talk with co-workers. You do this competently and consist ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 11, 2011

    Adam Clayton Powell, 1908-1972

    ​Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archives. April 13, 1972, Vol. XVII, No. 15 'Fire in his mouth, trumpets in his throat' By Dalton James He had kept the faith. And now, in the refuge of the Abyssinian Baptist Church, Adam Clayton Powell was nestled amid a flower garden of wrea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Doug E. Fresh Finally Gets It Together (Badah Badah Badha) at Harlem Restaurant

    ​At Doug E.'s, chicken and waffles will set you back $8. Rapper, human beatbox, and scientologist Doug E. Fresh wanted to start a restaurant as a source of employment and training for youth in his Harlem neighborhood. In April, 2007, a store at the corner of 132nd and Adam Clayton Powell appe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2010

    Adam Clayton Powell IV Vows Rangel "Take-Out" and He Doesn't Mean Dinner

    Son and dad: ACP IV inspects ACP Jr. ​The Charlie Rangel affair remains a top national story and today a tough-talking Adam Clayton Powell IV, who is running against the old walrus in next month's congressional primary, tells the Washington Post that "I'm the one who is going to take Rangel ou ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2009

    Clip Job: Jack Newfield's 'Mugging the White Liberal'

    Clip Job: an excerpt every day from the Voice archivesJune 25, 1964, Vol. IX, No. 36Mugging the White LiberalBy Jack NewfieldImagine three goldfish dropped into a fish tank filled with sharks. Or imagine Billy Budd mugged by the Emperor Jones.Then you might have some idea of the malevolent and paran ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 5, 2009

    Live: Doves Cry at Terminal 5

    Jimi Goodwin sings rousingly about... something, back in Toronto. CREDIT Doves Terminal 5 Thursday, June 4 So count these dudes among those beating U2 at their own game in the last decade or so, i.e. the Soaring, Grandiose, Unapologetically Bombastic Arena Rock game, the sort of anthemic, overdriv ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 15, 2008

    Harlem Vendors Protest 125th Street Rezoning

    by Mr. 119th Street via Flickr Yet another demonstration is planned this afternoon to protest the city's proposed 125th Street rezoning plan, which could change the face of Harlem's main commercial thoroughfare. This time it's street vendors who claim the proposed rezoning is top-down plan that put ... More >>

  • Film

    January 15, 2008

    U2 3D

    Proof that Bono and his bros don't need a giant lemon to dominate the stage

  • News

    May 1, 2007

    Mr. Crack

    A recovering addict preaches from behind the wheel

  • Music

    December 21, 2004

    New Boots and Hot Pants

    Two shots of happy, one of sad, and a saloon singer's star daughter updated to 10 years ago

  • NYC Life

    July 13, 2004

    House of Birth

    She gets struck by divinity, word travels, then she's on an altar on the roof

  • News

    April 15, 2003

    Harlemites March

    Anti-War Rally Eyes Troubles at Home

  • News

    August 21, 2001

    A Great Night in Harlem

    Bringing Musicians Back to Life

  • News

    January 4, 2000

    No Scrubs

    Don't Want Your Money, Don't Want None of Your Time

  • News

    March 16, 1999

    In the Shadow of Death

    A Mystery Virus Triggers Rumors of a Murder Plot Against the Cancer-Stricken Louis Farrakhan and Talk of a Power Struggle Inside His Nation Of Islam

  • News

    November 17, 1998


    The City Yanks More Gardens Out of Harlem