Straphanger Punched By Thug In Harlem

thug hits strpahanger on trainOn Friday, June 6th, 2014 at 8:30 am, a thug punched a straphanger on a rush-hour train in (East) Harlem, leaving the victim in critical condition, the NYPD said. Continue Reading →

Shack Stabbing And Bodega Blasts In Harlem

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A man was slashed in a random attack as he left Joe’s Crab Shack in Harlem, police said.

The 31-year-old victim was leaving the restaurant, when an attacker sliced him several times on West 126th Street, near Saint Nicholas Avenue, Sunday at about 7 p.m. Continue Reading →

Apollo Audience Chooses Winner of New Amateur Night Theme Song

clifton davis new theme songAmateur Night at the Apollo has a new theme song. The Apollo is pleased to announce that Clifton Williams, a senior at Berklee College of Music, has won the Amateur Night Song Competition. Continue Reading →

Chef Marcus Samuelsson’s Curry Chicken Salad Recipe

6093283421_eb09a14473On the Central Harlem site for Chef MarcusSamuelsson.com at the Red Rooster they ask, how often do you have leftover chicken that you don’t know what to do with? At those moments, a boring chicken salad may look like your only option. Continue Reading →

Harlem to Host Second Annual Kentucky Derby Gala

oliver lewisROW ENTERTAINMENT announced today it will produce Harlem’s Second Annual Kentucky Derby Gala on Saturday, May 3, 2014 from 4pm to 8pm at  Settepani Restaurant (196 Lenox Avenue @ 120th Street) in the heart of historic Central Harlem. Continue Reading →

Harlemite La La Anthony Sends TLC To Hubby Melo After Knicks Are Out Of Playoffs

lalamelofeatHarlemite and real-life basketball wife La La Anthony has been riding with her NBA baller hubby Carmelo Anthony for a while now and she has no shame in letting the world know that she’s still his number one fan both on and off the court.

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Alexander Wang Coming To H&M In Harlem

thumb_371_header_image_header-656x408Harlem women will be happy that as Business Of Fashion reports that Parson grad Alexander Wang has announced a partnership with Swedish fast fashion label H&M on 125th Street in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Ohab Zedek Synagogue, Harlem 1906-

Ohab_ZedekA southern view of the enormous Ohab Zedek Synagogue, at 18-20 West 116th Street in Harlem, New York 1906. Continue Reading →

Harlem Throwback: A Holiday In Harlem, 2012 (video)

This is how its done in Harlem. Here’s a throwback video of a Merry Christmas in Harlem by Mark McFarland last year in 2012. Continue Reading →

James Van Der Zee’s G.G.G. Studio, Harlem, 1940’s

VanDerZeeStudio125A rare photograph of the James Van Der Zee’s studio located on the east side of Lenox Avenue between 123rd and 124th Streets, in the 1940’s.  Continue Reading →