Marcus Samuelsson, Red Rooster: “…Give Back And Economically Empower…”

l_6095_marcus‘Finding creative and effective ways to simultaneously give back and economically empower people is something that is increasingly important. Continue Reading →

Harlem Business Innovation Summit 2014: Disrupt Harlem

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Join the 11th Annual Harlem Business Innovation Summit 2014: Disrupt Harlem: One Entrepreneur at a Time, moderated by Kimberly Foster, with Julia Collins, Adarsh Alphons, Bruce Lincoln and Clayton Banks, Errol King, and Aaron Saunders. Continue Reading →

Miss Harlem Crowning At Harlem Shake In Harlem

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Join the event at Harlem Shake as the crown Miss Harlem 2014 on September 13th, 2014 in 100 West 124th Street (at Lenox Avenue), Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Man With Food Cart, Harlem 1943

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A great photograph by legendary Harlem photographer Gordon Parks of a food seller on Lenox Avenue and 129th Street scene, Harlem, New York, in June, 1943.

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NYC Century Bike Tour Celebrates 25th Anniversary

bike race at harlem meerNYC Century Bike Tour Celebrates 25th Anniversary with “Ride for Vision Zero” T.A. Event Includes Fundraiser for Effort to Eliminate Traffic Deaths and Serious Injuries. Continue Reading →

10 Years Later, Harlem Scaffolding Still A Problem

harlem building eye sore in communityThe NY Times reports that most nights, Roy Scott Jr. sleeps in a wheelchair, with his left arm draped over a blue scaffolding pipe, his graying curls shielded from rain by the rusting planks overhead. Continue Reading →

The “Brownstone Gate, 121st Street,’ 2012 (photograph)

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Photo detail from a “Brownstone gate 121st Street”, (between Mount Morris Park and Lenox Avenue, Harlem, New York, 2012.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Swing Dance For Beginners In Harlem

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Swing dancers for beginners is Harlem’s most famous dance where you can have fun and meet new people in the greatest village in the world. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Leah Abraham Cooks With EmblemHealth In Harlem

LeahAbraham_webEmblemHealth, the New York-based health and wellness company, and Harvest Home Farmer’s Market are bringing three local chefs to select farmers’ markets to show New Yorkers that healthy eating can be affordable, nutritious and delicious. Continue Reading →