What Should You Expect With Fairway Filing For Bankruptcy In Harlem

Fairway MarketFairway, the popular but struggling supermarket chain, filed for bankruptcy protection late Monday. The grocer said all 15 stores (including the one in Harlem) would remain open and customers should see no impact. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Development Corporation Releases Grant Application

west harlem pierWest Harlem Development Corporation announces the release of the application for smaller grants to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, community facilities, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →

Teachers College Presents “10467,” An Educational Equity In Harlem

Columbia_College in harlemTeachers College, Columbia University’s Campaign for Educational Equity, in collaboration with the Epic Theatre Ensemble, is presenting 10467, an original, educational equity-themed play written and performed by high school students. Continue Reading →

Columbia University’s Community Scholars Program Seeks Nominations And Applications

Columbia_College in harlemColumbia University’s Community Scholars Program is seeking nominations and applications for its next class; the deadline is Friday, April 29, 2016Continue Reading →

Schomburg’s Muhammad Gives Keynote At Teachers College In Harlem

khalil Gibran MuhammadCelebrating the 20th anniversary of its Minority Post-Doctoral Fellowship program, Teachers College will host Dr. Khalil Gibran Muhammad, director of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture for a keynote address. Continue Reading →

Two Guys Want To Open A New Food Space On A New Season Of ‘Restaurant StartUp’ In Harlem

old new york in harlem We love CNBC’s “Restaurant Startup,” what’s better then food and money? Now, we love them more since Steve and Lee, two entrepreneurs who want open Old New York in old West Harlem – as co-host Joe Bastianich said “…is totally where it’s at!” Continue Reading →

Old Wooden House 16-18 Tiemann Place Harlem 1932

16-18-Tiemann-Place harlem ny1Taken from the street looking northeast at 16-18 Tiemann Place (south of 125th Street, between Broadway and Riverside Drive), in West Harlem, New York, 1932. Continue Reading →

550 West 125th Street Harlem New York 1932

505 west 125th street

A great mid-day photograph at 550 West 125th Street (at Old Broadway, between 126th and 125th Streets), Manhattanville in Harlem, New York 1932

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Tom Ford Honey Brown Lana Sunglasses

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Tom Ford, Tom Ford, Tom Ford’s rockin these Lana (could easily be Lena) glasses with their modern wood grainish feel, angular end designs with those white to black funky gradient lenses . Continue Reading →

Indian Spring And Tiemann’s Fountain, Harlem NY – 1915

indian well in harlem 1890

 In his book Springs and Wells of Manhattan and the Bronx (New-York Historical Society, 1938; written in 1916), James Ruel Smith documented several springs in the area near Broadway and 125th Street which were still flowing at the time– between 1890 and 1915.

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