Residence Of Judge Ingraham, Harlem, NY, 1858

judges home in harlemResidence of Judge (Daniel Phoenix) Ingraham, he was third Judge of the Court of Common Pleas, was born in New York City, April  2, 1800.

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Harlem To Lose Bastion Of Affordable Housing

lakeview-gallery-04The Lakeview Apartments, a four-building, 446-unit complex, is one of the last remaining state-guaranteed affordable housing complexes in East Harlem. But the complex’s owner hopes to change that. Continue Reading →

Architect George Ranalli Moves To Harlem’s Factory District

extralargeInternationally renowned architect George Ranalli has ditched his Chelsea office for Harlem. Ranalli, the dean of City College’s architecture school, who taught at Yale for 20 years, has had work featured in the Metropolitan Museum of Art and has given lectures in Turin, Rome, Tokyo and all over the U.S., set up a new office at 447 West 127th St. this past June.

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Harlem’s Victoria Theater Conversion Happening?

marriott13u-4-webThe announcement’s been made before (not just once, twice, or even three times), so Wednesday’s declaration by state officials that work will begin in mid-2015 on transforming Harlem’s Victoria Theater begs the question: is itactually for real this time? Continue Reading →