From Ethiopia to Harlem: Q&A with Beejhy Barhany

beejhy-barhany-owner-of-tsion-cafe-Tadias-Magazine-coverIn the historic neighborhood of Sugar Hill, Harlem we celebrate one of its newest additions — Tsion Café and Bakery. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Get Ready, The Motown Revue

The_Supremes_and_The_TemptationsBy Lil Nickelson

Watching the musical production “Get Ready: The Motown Revue” last night at St. Stephen AME Church’s Reception Hall located at 2145 Frederick Douglass Blvd. was like listening to the soundtrack to my childhood into my young adult years. Continue Reading →

New Year, Same Challenges For CB 10 In Harlem

Despite its successes, Select Bus Service on 125th Street still faces an uphill battle at Community Board 10. Despite serving an area of the city where the vast majority of people don’t own cars, Manhattan Community Board 10 has delayed, watered down, or otherwise worked to foil several major projects to improve transit and street safety in the past few years.

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Chelsea Clinton’s Wedding Chef To Open Restaurant in Harlem

extralarge (1)A chef who helped cater Chelsea Clinton’s wedding and was one of the Food Network’s former Extreme Chefs is setting up his sauce pan on Fredrick Douglass Boulevard. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Wellness Begins At Home

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By Lil Nickelson

The weather outside is frightful as I compose this column and I’m searching for the right words to inspire me to inspire you to get healthier in 2015.  Continue Reading →

“All You Can Eat” Gospel Brunch At Melba’s In Harlem

securedownloadMany are familiar with Melba’s Restaurant located at 300 West 114th Street owned by successful business owner, Melba Wilson. However, Melba also owns the beautiful spacious 350-seat dining hall, Melba’s 125 located on the 3rd floor of the Harlem State Office Building, 163 West 125th Street. Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson to Open Streetbird Rotisserie in Harlem

l_6095_marcusBig news from one of the city’s hottest chefs: Marcus Samuelsson will open Streetbird Rotisserie, a kitchenette at 2149 Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Harlem, this coming spring. Continue Reading →