Harlem Community Board Applications Are Now Available!

2801-CB12-board-meetingIn order to be considered for appointment to one of Manhattan’s twelve Community Boards, please submit your application and resume. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Big Numbers Turned Out to Protest In NYC

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By Udo Salters

On Saturday December 13th, thousands protested in NYC.The catalyst for the protest was the Grand Jury’s decision not to indict the Police Officer who placed a choke hold on Eric Garner. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Dispensary, Harlem, NY, 1870 (Drypoint Drawing)

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The Harlem Dispensary, the drypoint drawing was done on 108 East 128th Street, in East Harlem, New York,1870. Continue Reading →

Canoe Tilting, The Colonial Yacht Club Of Harlem, 1910-1915

canoe titling in harlem2Here are four great turn of the century photographs from the beginning to end of the ‘canoe tilting’ contest which was one of the events during the annual Commodore Cup of the Colonial Yacht Club Of Harlem that ran 16 miles along Riverside Drive, in Harlem, New York from 1910-1915. Continue Reading →

Community 54, Where Art Meets Culture In Harlem

Around just about every corner in New York City you’ll find a wealth of cultural happenings. Walk through Chelsea to gaze at some fantastic art. Take a stroll through Williamsburg and pop into some amazing vintage clothing shops. Continue Reading →

Roundtable With Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito

Melissa_Mark-ViveritoHarlem speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito will be meeting members of New York-based community and ethnic media to share her vision on issues ranging from the City Council’s legislative agenda to housing, health, immigration and education. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Ponty Bistro Harlem Fine Dining Comes to 7th Avenue

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By Lil Nickelson

Ponty Bistro Harlem, a creative French and African cuisine restaurant is located at 149 West 139th Street on South east corner of Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd (phone 212 234-6474 and web site is www.pontybistroharlem.com).  Continue Reading →

The Harlem Rowing club, Harlem River, 1911

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The Harlem Rowing Club was part of the New York Rowing Association (the “Association”) was founded by returning civil war veterans in Harlem around 1866. Continue Reading →

Links Honors Reginald Van Lee and Dawn Davis In Harlem

Links in harlemOn Sunday, December 14, 2014, the Metro-Manhattan (NY) Chapter of The Links Incorporated (MML) will host its tenth biennial holiday gala at New York’s City’s iconic Gotham Hall from 4-8pm.  Continue Reading →