Dance of the Giglio Feast Returns to East Harlem

The 2011 Dance of the Giglio Feast once again returns to East Harlem. It will be held on Pleasant Avenue between 114th and 116th Streets. Continue Reading →

Harlem Pastor James David Manning Preaches ‘Obama is Evil’ On Church Signs

Harlemites have had enough of a local pastor posting signs at his prominently-located church spewing hateful messages about President Obama. Continue Reading →

Manchester United Kicks It Around With FC Harlem

The kids at FC Harlem got a taste of what it is like to train like Rooney, Chicharito and Giggs as Manchester United … Continue Reading →

Columbia Archaeologist Unearths Seneca Village Beneath Central Park

Columbia University archaeologist Nan Rothschild walks her dog in Central Park each morning, not far from where William G. Wilson used to live—more than 150 years ago.

Harlem Hellfighters Marching On fifth Avenue, 1919

The 369th Infantry (the Harlem Hell fighters) marching on Fifth Avenue, New York City. Returned [African American] troops of the 369th Infantry, on February 19, 1919… Continue Reading →

Arnett Cobb and Walter Buchanan, Apollo Theatre

“Hampton tenor man is now killing ‘em on his own. Just a coincidence that the Apollo record star was caught at the Apollo theater here. Continue Reading →

Parade On 7th Avenue In Harlem, 1920′s

From the from “Views of America” portfolio by James Augustus Van Der Zee in the 1920′s. Continue Reading →