Developer To Replace Abyssinian’s Pathmark With Condo

east harlem condoExtell Development, one of the city’s biggest developers, has its sights set on East Harlem said a Daily News article. 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 →

“Vibes” At Dame Dash Gallery

dame-dash-art-e1394571495263New York City is the hotbed of artfull aesthetic events that it is, was the locale for bubbling artist Mark Anthony Green’s debut exhibition, “VIBES ARE THE ONLY CURRENCY.” Continue Reading →

Williana “Liane” Jones Burroughs, Harlem

Burroughs-Williana-1933Williana “Liane” Jones Burroughs (1882–1945) was an American teacher, communist political activist, and politician. She is best remembered as one of the first African-American women to run for elective office in New York. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Dame Dash Launches DDPoppington Store

dame dash at his poppington storeFormer Roc-A-Fella Records CEO and Harlem man Dame Dash recently launched his online store DDPoppington.com. Continue Reading →

15-Year-Old Arrested in String of Sexual Assaults

extralargeA teenager was arrested Wednesday after attacking eight women in a five day crime spree around Manhattan that involved sexual assaults and robberies, the NYPD said. Continue Reading →

Artist Nate Hill ‘Wears’ White Women As ‘Trophy Scarves’

trophy5n-7-webAn East Harlem artist is making a name for himself by draping naked white women across his shoulders, and wearing them as human scarves. Continue Reading →