Dining with Miss Lil: Harlem Week 2014′s Elders Jubilee

Senior_Jubilee_Harlem_Week_2014_ParticipantsBy Lil Nickelson

When my publisher asked if I was interested in covering the Harlem Week 2014’s salute to seniors event I jumped at the chance to spend a day hanging out with my elders. Continue Reading →

Clyde Frazier Sr On The Danny Tisdale Show As Part of Black Philanthropy Month

clyde frazier sr slam-jamsJoin The Danny Tisdale Show on HW Podcast as we celebrate Black Philanthropy Month in August with great Harlem non-profits.

First in the series is Clyde Frazier Sr., executive director of the Friends of Frederick E. Samuel Foundation.

We will celebrate these great non-profits by speaking to the head of these organizations about the who, what, where, when and why regarding the non-profit work they do in Harlem.

Listen to each live recorded podcast during the month-long series in August. Continue Reading →

Free Hats During “Hat Day in the Sun” Event At Harlem’s Heaven

get-attachment-600Harlem’s Heaven Hat Shop in Harlem hosts it’s 4th Annual “Hat day in the Sun.” Over 200 basic sun hats will be given away free of Charge. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Isabel Washington

isabel washingtonIsabel Washington, was born in Savannah, Ga.,. Isabel and her sister Fredi Washington became popular performers during the Harlem renaissance in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Skateboarding In Harlem, 2013 (video)

skate video with big lHere’s a great skateboarding film backed up with music by Harlem’s Big L, and the landscape of the greatest community in the world Harlem, New York as the back drop. Continue Reading →

Skateboarder Rob Gonyon In Harlem, June, 2014

skateborder in harlemWe found this great photograph in the recent June 2014 issue of Skateboarder Magazine with boarder Rob Gonyon kick flipping his way over a street barrier at Central Park West and Adam Clayton Powell Blvd., Continue Reading →

HW Remix: Knocking on Harlem’s Door

harlem100726_560We thought this story by Chris Smith that orignally ran in the NYMagazine on November 3, 2010 would be informative as we head into the primary elections in June 2014.

It’s a campaign-kickoff rally straight out of the playbook: festive red-white-and-blue posters, lapel buttons featuring the smiling candidate, a soundtrack of upbeat and strenuously unobjectionable tunes. Continue Reading →

Rep. Charles B. Rangel’s Annual Congressional Art Competition

aids blanket installation shotEntry Rules for Participation and Deadlines

Each spring, a nation-wide high school arts competition is sponsored by the Members of the U.S. House of Representatives. Continue Reading →

Harlem Flips Church For Condo

145-central-park-northBack in November, The Real Deal reported that Emmut Properties had sold a church at 145 Central Park North to a Belgium-based firm. Continue Reading →