East Harlem Preservation 2014 Annual Fundraiser

east harlem presPlease join the East Harlem Preservation team on Thursday, September 18th as we celebrate our 9th year of service at the East Harlem Café from 6-9 p.m. and support our efforts to preserve and promote the neighborhood’s culture and diversity. Continue Reading →

NYPD Shooting Leaves Man In Harlem Hospital

imageAMNY reports that a 28-year-old man was shot by a police officer inside a Harlem park Thursday afternoon following a struggle and a failed attempt to arrest him, authorities said. 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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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 →

Rudy’s World: The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival In Harlem

rudy 1 jazzBy Rudy Collins It was a packed house at Marcus Garvey Park at the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival in Harlem, NY, on Saturday, August 23rd, 2014. Continue Reading →

SummerStage Kids, Circus Now! Show In Harlem (photos)

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Photographs by Diane Allford

The SummerStage Kids, Circus Now! show at Marcus Garvey Park, in Harlem, New York. The event took place on August 23rd, 2014. Continue Reading →

Join The Charlie Parker Jazz Festival In Harlem

charlie_parker_jazz_festival_newyorkcity_festivalinnyc_jazzz_musicFounded in memoriam of beloved jazz musician Charlie Parker, this festival annually attracts thousands of fans to two historic Harlem parks in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Upcoming Audition In Harlem You Won’t Want to Miss!

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The Irving Street Reperatory is casting African American singers, dancers, and actors for three upcoming productions at the Faison Firehouse in Harlem, N.Y. Continue Reading →

Fatal Stabbing In Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

stabbe din harlemOne person was stabbed inside Marcus Garvey Park in East Harlem just before 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, August 9th 2014. Continue Reading →