125th Street and Lenox Avenue, Harlem, 1950′s

125th street and lenox avenueA great image taken on a beautiful sunny day looking west across 125th Street on Lenox Avenue, Harlem, New York, 1950′s. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Street Naming Of Silvia P. Woods Way in Harlem

seitu street9Today was the street naming event of Silvia’s P. Woods Way for the Queen of Soul Food Silvia Woods legendary owner of Silvia’s Restaurant on West 126th Street and Malcolm X (Lenox Avenue), Central Harlem, New York.

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Silvias Woods, Harlem’s Queen Of Soul Food And Business

slyvia-woodsSylvia Woods (February 2, 1926 – July 19, 2012) was an American restaurateur who co-founded the landmark restaurant Sylvia’s in Harlem on Lenox Avenue, New York City with her husband, Herbert Woods, in 1962. Continue Reading →

Street Naming Event For Silvia Woods

sylvia woodsOn Wednesday, May 14th 10:00a.m, Sylvia’s Restaurant, the world renowned culinary icon gets a new address that pays homage to its late founder, Sylvia Woods, the Queen of Soul Food, who passed away in July of 2012. Continue Reading →