Best Places To Watch The July 4th Fireworks For Free In Harlem

Harlem’s Independence Day salute on Sunday, July 4th Fireworks will be set off from multiple locations, meaning there will be Instagram-worthy vistas of the display from multiple spots in Harlem.
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Combs And Cassie Do Vegas Style New Year Eve’s Party

Harlem man Sean Combs cohosted a lavish party with Cîroc at Lavo Casino Club in Vegas for New Year’s Eve, bringing out several members of his Bad Boy crew, including French Montana and Mase. Continue Reading →

De Blasio, Harlem’s Melissa Mark-Viverito And Sharpton Feed Hungry At Annual Buffet In Harlem

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio dished out food and a message on Christmas Eve, likening the political left’s struggle against President-elect Donald Trump to the resistance faced by early Christians in the time of Jesus. Continue Reading →

NYC Chef Catered Special Holiday Dinner For Homeless Families In Harlem (Update)

On Tuesday December 20th, Win (formerly Women in Need with CEO, Christine Quinn) hosted a holiday dinner for over 200 Harlem shelter residents with food provided by the new Upper East Side steakhouse Primal Cut, under the creative direction of executive chef and native New Yorker Thomas Perone. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Councilperson Mark-Viverito, Mayor de Blaso And Commissioner Chong Host Event in Harlem

bill-de-blasio-bill-chong-and-melissa-final-2Mayor Bill de Blasio, Harlem Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito and Department of Youth and Community Development Commissioner Bill Chong today hosted the eighth annual “Smiles of Love” holiday gift drive at John S. Roberts Junior High in East Harlem. Continue Reading →

Police Athletic League Hosts Annual Holiday Party At PAL Harlem Center For Manhattan Children

pal-manhattan-final1On December 10, 2016, the Police Athletic League (PAL), the city’s largest, independent, nonprofit youth organization, hosted hundreds of boys and girls, ages six to 10, from all five boroughs at a festive holiday party at the PAL Harlem Center. Continue Reading →

The 10 Rules Of Holiday Gift Giving Etiquette

the-10-rules-of-holiday-gift-giving-etiquetteThanksgiving is over and the holiday shopping season is in full swing.  Buying all those gifts for everyone on your list can get expensive and overwhelming.  Continue Reading →

5 Top Harlem Christmas Songs (Videos)

kanye-west-christmas-in-harlem5Is there anything better than Harlem holiday music, especially by Louis Armstrong mixed with a dash of Kanye West, Cam’ron, Jim Jones, The Harlem Children’s Chorus and topped John Lennon, Yoko Ono? Girl, I didn’t think so. Continue Reading →

Donate At The 2nd Annual “Holiday Party With A Purpose,” For The Sydenham Clinic In Harlem

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Over 1,500 Metro New York area professionals expected. Take advantage of this opportunity to connect with multiple black professional organizations at one of our premiere events! Continue Reading →

Quick, Easy Ways To Pet-Proof Your Home For The Holidays In Harlem

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Keeping your furry family members safe during the Harlem holiday festivities can be a difficult task. Whether you’re traveling or celebrating at home this year, it’s important to be mindful of your pet’s well-being. Continue Reading →

Corner Social’s Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration In Harlem

corner-socials-christmas-tree-lighting-celebrationBrighten your Holiday with the Corner Social’s Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

The Best Of The Worse Ugly Holiday Sweaters To Wear In Harlem For The Holidays

ugly-sweater3Ugly Christmas sweaters are more popular than ever these days, and there are countless options out there to pick from for your Harlem holiday. Continue Reading →

Sword Class NYC Holiday Party In East Harlem

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It’s that time of year again! The (in)famous Sword Class NYC Holiday Party! We’ll host our traditional “tournament,” complete with fabulous prizes. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Musa Jackson And Others Host Harlem Haberdashery Holiday Events

musa-jack1Harlem Haberdashery, the award-winning boutique gets into the holiday spirit with Harlem’s premiere “escape room” Hoodwinked Escape. Continue Reading →

Celebrate Harlem With The Harlem Holiday Windows

art-crawl-harlemIn celebration of the holiday season, as well as Harlem’s rich history and culture, the Frederick Douglass Boulevard Alliance (FDBA) is partnering with the Fashion Institute of Technology (FIT). Continue Reading →