116th And Lenox, Harlem, NY 1893

lenox1893Before the cycles of real estate development started the in greatest community in the world in Harlem, there was always a beginning, the above photo shows 116th Street and Lenox Avenue, 1893 Continue Reading →

‘Get Ready: The Motown Revue’ Is Coming To The National Black Theater In Harlem

Jan 17 Poster“Get Ready: The Motown Revue,” is coming to the National Black Theater, in Harlem, New York next week with Gourmet cuisine by chef Kenneth Collins and of course, The Motown Revue.  Continue Reading →

125th Street And Fifth Avenue, Harlem, NY, 1920

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A great view of 125th Street  and Fifth Avenue in Harlem, twenty years after the turn of the century and the first year of the roaring 1920’s. Continue Reading →

Join Free The Harlem Holiday Lights 2014

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Harlem Holiday Lights 2014 on November 20th, 6-9 pm, on 125th Street and Fifth Avenue to Marginal Street, Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Neil Patrick Harris Talks About Moving To Harlem (video)

4NPHHOME14During a recent appearance on Charlie Rose, the host asked Neil Patrick Harris about his recent move: “Why Harlem?” He quickly added, “Why not Harlem might be a good question, too.” Continue Reading →

110th Street And 5th Avenue, Harlem, NY 1919

110th Street and 5th Avenue  1919  Photo by Jacob Applebaum  From the Museum of the City of New York.

A surreal photograph looking north with Harlem Meer in Central Park behind the photographer on the corner of 5th Avenue at 110th Street, Harlem, New York, 1919. Continue Reading →