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Ephesus Seventh-Day Adventist Church Harlem, NY 1890’s

Harlem’s Espaillat To Address The Democratic National Convention Watch Live

adriano-espaillat-fbHarlem State Senator Adriano Espaillat, the Democratic primary winner in New York’s 13th congressional district, will address the delegates at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia in support of the Clinton-Kaine ticket. Continue Reading →

Heat Advisory From Harlem To Hollis For Today

heat and hot harlem1The National Weather Service has issued a Heat Advisory for New York City from Harlem to Hollis for today, 7/25, until 8:00 PM. These conditions are dangerous to health. Continue Reading →

The “Back In The Days” Coloring Book Hot Summer Fun

hip hop coloring bookStreet-style photographer Jamel Shabazz has captured New York hip-hop since the 1970s, documenting giant boom boxes, chunky hoop earrings, and flat-brimmed hats with a style that ranges from cheeky to dramatic: young boys in denim cutoffs posing on a subway platform, midair back flips over a pile of tattered mattresses. Continue Reading →

Jermaine Dupri Hosts “The Rap Game” ATL Red Carpet Premiere Party (Photos)

atl1Last night, Lifetime and V103 hosted a viewing party at the swank Suite Food Lounge for the premiere of the second season of its unscripted series “The Rap Game.” Continue Reading →

Los Realengos Salseros Debuts At La Marqueta In East Harlem

la maquita in harlemDirect from Puerto Rico in their New York debut, Los Realengos Salseros bring a fusion of Island salsa mixed with Cuban Timbas prinkled with touches of jazz, funk, pop & reggaeton.  Continue Reading →

“Bananas & Budhas” At La Marqueta In East Harlem

bananas___Budha in harlemBananas & Budhas, José Morales dreamed of curating a season long outdoor photographic exhibit at La Marqueta but the fickle weather was always a factor…until he hooked up with Abey Charrón. Continue Reading →

Morrie “Mr. Cheez Doodles” Yohai, Harlem NY 1920 – 2010

Morrie Robert YohaiMorrie Robert Yohai, (pronounced yo-high), March 4, 1920 – July 27, 2010, was an American food company executive best known for his creation of Cheez Doodles, a cylindrical baked cornmeal puff most often with a cheddar cheese flavor. Continue Reading →

Michael “Trigger Mike” Coppola, Harlem, NY 1904 – 1966

mike the trigger coppolaMichael “Trigger Mike” Coppola (1904 in New York – October 1, 1966) was a New York City mobster who became a caporegime of the 116th Street Crew, with the Genovese crime family. Continue Reading →

116th Street Crew In “Little Italy” Harlem NY, 1890s –

116th street gangThe 116th Street crew, also known as the Uptown crew, is a powerful crew within the Genovese crime family. In the early 1960s, Anthony Salerno became one of the most powerful capos in the family. Continue Reading →

Nicholas “Nick” Morello East Harlem, NY 1890-1916

Nicholas MorelloNicolò Terranova, 1890 – September 7, 1916, also known as Nicholas “Nick” Morello, was one of the first Italian-American organized crime figures who was part of the 107th Street Mob and lived in East Harlem. Continue Reading →