Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem Bars & Restaurants Join the 2nd Annual Kwanzaa Bar Crawl

By Lil Nickelson We met up at the Harlem meet up point at CS 154 Harriet Tubman Learning Center located at 250 West 127th Street beginning at 12 Noon.

NYC Restaurants Letter Grading 5 Year Anniversary

Food is hot in Harlem and all over NYC, so in July 2010, the Health Department began requiring restaurants in all five boroughs to post letter grades summarizing their sanitary Continue Reading →

Harlem Restaurants Eat Red To Help Fight AIDS (video)

We just received an e-mail from the good folks at Cecil and Minton’s about a great event coming on June 1st-10th, 2014.

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Bouchon Bakery & Cafe’s Croque Madame (And How You Can Make It) From Harlem To Hollis

From Harlem to Harare, the Croque Madame, a French café staple, is the ideal quick, savory lunch, and some even say it is the perfect hangover cure.

Chef Lawrence Page Talks Hustle & Soul On The Danny Tisdale Show

Join Chef Lawrence Page, the WE TV’s Hustle & Soul star who talks food, his new restaurants, his inspiration his mother, Mac & Cheese and more, with host Danny Tisdale, on The Danny Tisdale Show.

New Book, Walking Harlem: The Ultimate Guide To The Cultural Capital Of Black America

With its rich cultural history and many landmark buildings, Harlem is not just one of New York’s most distinctive neighborhoods; it’s also one of the most walkable.

BEB Capital Acquires East Harlem Multifamily Property

In its latest business venture, BEB Capital has acquired a 29-unit multifamily building at 238 East 106th Street in East Harlem, says Lee Brodsky, CEO.

James Beard Award Possibly Awarded To Harlem’s Fried Chicken King

Harlem’s king of fried chicken could soon be crowned the king of New York. Charles Gabriel, the chef and owner at Charles’ Country Pan Fried Chicken, was named a semifinalist Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Chef JJ Johnson To Serves Meal At Food Bank For NYC’s Community Kitchen

Word has it that on Friday, James Beard-nominated Chef JJ Johnson is planned to serve signature dishes from his new cookbook “Between Harlem And Heaven,” for Harlem seniors at Food Continue Reading →

Chipotle To Open First Harlem Restaurant

Patch reports that the United Sates’ dominant Mexican food chain is set to open its first Harlem location after securing a lease on West 125th Street, according to reports.

Harlem’s Rev. Dr. Wyatt Tee Walker Passes At 88

Wyatt Tee Walker (August 16, 1929 – January 23, 2018) was an African-American pastor, national civil rights leader, theologian, and cultural historian.

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About NYC Restaurant Week 2018

FAQs for Diners What is NYC Restaurant Week? NYC Restaurant Week is a semiannual promotion that celebrates fine dining at an affordable price.

Faith Hope Consolo Announces Exclusive Agency on Lenox Avenue in Harlem

The Worldwide Leasing Team of Faith Hope Consolo announces a new exclusive agency to lease the retail space at 101-109 Lenox Avenue between 115th and 116th Street as part of their ongoing active focus of Harlem.

Dunkin’ Donuts Is Removing 10 Items From Its Menu

There’s a number of Dunkin Donuts in Harlem, Refinery29 reports that Dunkin’ is taking the whole #NewYearNewYou goal pretty seriously in 2018.

“Affordable” Apartments Today In Harlem (Update)

6sqft reports that applications are now being accepted for five affordable units at 517 West 134th Street, in the burgeoning Manhattan neighborhood of West Harlem.

France: Introducing The Saint-Paul de Vence James Baldwin Writer-in-Residence Program

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the death of James Baldwin, the France-based nonprofit association Les Amis de la Maison Baldwin announces plans to award to an emerging writer a one-month fellowship in Continue Reading →

2nd Annual Kwanzaa Crawl Expands to Harlem

After an incredibly successful inaugural year, Kwanzaa Crawl returns to the streets of New York on Tuesday, December 26, 2017.

Healthy Harlem

Your Health: Top Food Trends For 2018 With a Whole Foods Market in Harlem, it was great to see Whole Foods Market’s global buyers and experts today announced the most anticipated food trends for Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Chef Marcus Samuelsson And US Foods Host C-CAP At Ginny’s Supper Club

By Lil Nickelson On Wednesday, December 13th, 2017 US Foods, together with Chef Marcus Samuelsson held an exclusive end of year celebration that started at 6pm in Ginny’s Supper Club Continue Reading →

Council Vote To Improve Access To Resources To Help Families From Harlem To Hollis

Today, the Council will vote on bills implementing reporting requirements and improving access to resources to help prevent bullying, including requiring the Department of Education to post contact information for Continue Reading →