This past Summer I visited an old haunt in the heart of New York City’s Central Park. I ran into a well-known entertainment personality I’ve known for years. We chatted briefly. During which time he wasted no time in zeroing in on his thoughts: it’s ok for private business to discriminate based on race, government intervention in such matters is no longer relevant and the free market won’t…
Four African Americans are among this year’s consortium.
These individuals were nominated by an anonymous and esteemed group of people who are experts in their fields. The fellows had to demonstrate not only that they are…
Many Harlem restaurants have embraced home delivery. Some take your call directly. Others subscribe to one or more services, like Seamless, Grubhub and delivery.com, to name a few.
Most restaurants handle food delivery well. Some are excellent at it (Harlem Shake). And some have a way to go.
Seamless is currently our favorite way to ensure your restaurant food is delivered well, hot and fast.
Join us for the 45th ANNUAL AFRICAN AMERICAN DAY PARADE in Harlem. It’s the largest Black Parade In America. On SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2014. 1:00 P.M. IN HARLEM. 111th Street & Adam Clayton Powell Blvd. To 136th Street.
Mayor Bill de Blasio
Rev. Al Sharpton
Dr. Adelaide Sanford
Congressman Charles Rangel
Imam Izal-El M. Pasha
This is an excellent interview on a topic of concern in communities nationwide including but not limited to Harlem.
The good news of course is that people are talking about it an doing something about it.
Photo credit Will Vaultz Photography
After launching the Miss Harlem Shake contest in May and meeting over 50 wonderful worthy contenders, a winner was crowned on Saturday, September 13!
One hundred guests, 8 Harlem-based judges and five semi-finalists witnessed Ijeoma Eboh receive the Golden Milkshake Cup and title of Miss Harlem Shake 2014.
Ijeoma’s story is inspiring and represents the unique…
Showcasing Co-ops, Condos, Townhouses & Rentals in Hamilton Heights, Washington Heights & Inwood
Meet & Greet 9:30AM – 10:45AM
Malcolm X and Dr. Betty Shabazz Memorial & Education Center3940 Broadway at 165th St. Continental Breakfast Courtesy Of Chase
Open Houses 11:00AM – 3:00PM
Passing along a real estate update from Robb D. Pair, President of Harlem Lofts, Inc. From the Polo Grounds to a “field of dreams”, Harlem has come a long way.
From 1998 to the present, here are some real estate charts and status reports and interesting sales statistics from townhouses to condominiums presented by the President of Harlem Lofts, Inc.
There is money available to send you to a top school and to get the education that you want and deserve.
See the following NYT’s excerpt:
“Arianna Trickey was opening a piece of mail in her bedroom during junior year of high school when a pamphlet fell out of the envelope. The pamphlet seemed to offer the impossible: the prospect of a full scholarship to several of her dream colleges.
The Brooklyn Book Festival is this Sunday, September 21st! The festival is the largest free literary event in New York City, presenting an array of national and international literary stars and emerging authors.
Look for La Casa Azul Bookstore and Las Comadres para las Americas at booth #227 – you will find 20 authors reading and signing books from 12:00pm – 6:00pm!
Contact: Aurora Anaya-Cerda,…