Harlem School For The Arts Accepting Students Now

hsa gala event 2014Yvette L. Campbell (third from the right), President and CEO of the Harlem School of the Arts at the Herb Alpert Center (HSA) announced earlier this month a full program of classes for children and young adults interested in exploring the world of music, dance, theatre, and the visual arts. Continue Reading →

New York Association Of Black Journalists Next Week

850611b6-a2b2-4bb3-b16e-fa5983ef6b2cJoin the New York Association of Black Journalists for their general meeting body. Guest speakers include Michael Giarrusso, AP Global Sports Editor and Bill Duke, Actor/Director of OWN’s “Light Girls.”

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Christmas Cheer Comes To East Harlem

tahl properties in east harlemChristmas Cheer Came Early this Year at the Little Sisters of the Assumption Family Services’ holiday party in East Harlem, sponsored byTahl Propp Equities, a privately-held, community-based real estate investment firm that owns, manages and has in development more than 3,000 units of affordable housing in East and West Harlem, and the New York Chapter of the American Business Women’s Association (AWBA). Continue Reading →

On The Red Carpet At ‘Rising Falcon’

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By CC Minton
It was opening night of the movie Falcon Rising starring Michael Jai White and Laila Ali on a action packed evening on September 6th, 2014, at 8 pm, at Times Square, New York.

Harlem’s 125th Street Is NYC’s #1 Sexiest Subway Stop

subwaycomposite4It’s no underground secret that Harlem’s subways are the ultimate in people-watching (the 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, N, R, B and C trains) — and we’ve got a lot of attractive people traveling in and around our village: to get to model casting calls, fab food spots or hot new startups – Harlem is it. Continue Reading →

Jeff Sutton Receives $95M Loan for Harlem Whole Foods Project

whoel foods on 125th streetCommercial Observer reports that Jeff Sutton owner of Wharton Properties has obtained a construction loan from Natixis Real Estate Capital to develop a 33,000 square foot retail property along 125th Street, Harlem’s busiest commercial thoroughfare, Mortgage Observer has first learned. Continue Reading →

Artist Vicki DaSilva Repurposes West Harlem (video)

VickiDaSilva_Repurpose_2014_smLast Saturday night,  the West Harlem Art Fund collaborated with artist Vicki DaSilva who won Art Takes Times Square (2012) to create a beautiful light graffiti underneath the 12 Avenue (Riverside Drive) viaduct in West Harlem. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Children’s Tumor Foundation Mini Marathon

seitu marathon 1Seitu Oronde was at Children’s Tumor Foundations Mini Marathon on March 16th, 2014 in Wall Street proved to be an exciting event that brings together thousands of runners for a 13.1-mile race. Continue Reading →

Jem Realty Pays $22M For Alhambra Ballroom

2108-powell-blvdTimes Square-based investment firm Jem Realty Management bought a seven-story office building on Adam C. Powell Jr. Boulevard in central Harlem for $21.5 million from Fort Lee, N.J., developer Mitchell Mekel, according to property records filed with the city today.  Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Super Bowl On Time Square With McDonald’s Music Performance

seitus world 1On February 2, 2014, MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey, will host Super Bowl XLVIII. To celebrate, New York City, the Super Bowl Host Committee and GMC have dreamed up “Super Bowl Boulevard,” a series of football-themed experiences that will take over Times Square the week before the big game. Continue Reading →