From Harlem To Hollywood Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Is Everyday

From Harlem To Hollywood Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day Is Everyday

During the less than 13 years of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s leadership of the modern American Civil Rights Movement, from December, 1955 until April 4, 1968, black folks achieved more genuine progress toward racial equality in America than the previous 350 years had produced. Continue Reading →

Back To The Roots Water Garden Fish Tank Perfect For Any Harlem Home (Video)

Back to the Roots is on a mission to Undo Food. In a college class, they learned mushrooms could grow entirely on spent coffee grounds. Continue Reading →

When Harlem Had Elevated Trains (Video)

In the early evening of May 12, 1955, a train pulled out of Lower Manhattan’s Chatham Square, near City Hall, bound for upper Manhattan and the Bronx via Third Avenue. Continue Reading →

Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito And Others Create Campaign For Women Run For City Council

East Harlem City Council Melissa Mark-Viverito, along with other city pols and good government groups, on Friday unveiled a first-of-its-kind initiative to boost the dwindling number of women on the City Council. Continue Reading →

With A Increase In Harlem, Experts Forecasting Chill In NYC Hospitality Market

Real Estate Weekly reports that despite a record-breaking year of tourism in New York City, with 60 million people visiting the Big Apple, the hotel market is in a slump. Continue Reading →

Firm Capital Partners With Rhodium On $37M Harlem Portfolio Purchase

The Firm Capital Organization, a private equity shop based in Toronto, joined with Rhodium Capital Advisors to buy a Central Harlem multifamily portfolio for $37 million, or nearly $400 per square foot. Continue Reading →

Orbach Sells Rhree Harlem Rental Buildings

The Orbach Group sold three Harlem walk-up rental buildings with a combined 41 apartments for $21 million, the firm told The Real Deal. Continue Reading →

Upper Manhattan Rents Soared In 2016

Rent prices in upper Manhattan soared between November 2015 and 2016, according to a real estate report released Thursday. Continue Reading →

The Stella McCartney Autumn 2017 Presentation At The Cotton Club In Harlem (Video)

Earlier, we covered the Stella McCartney (yes, Paul’s daughter) presentation of her Autumn 2017 Collection at the legendary Cotton Club in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

MLK Day Free Admission At Studio Museum

The Studio Museum of Harlem is usually closed on Mondays, but this year, it’s opening its doors for Martin Luther King Jr. Day—and admission will be free. Continue Reading →