Goldie Brangman And Evan Koch Talk Dr. Marting Luther King Jr In Harlem On Harlem World Radio (update)
Improve Your Heart-Health, Quit Smoking In Harlem
A Harlem Winter Wonder Land (Photography)
Become A Harlem Community Board Member, Deadline January 29th, 2016, 5 pm EST

Harlem Style Sunglasses For Spring Featuring Tom Ford

tom ford in harlem styelglassesSunglasses are an essential part of your year-round wardrobe. They offer protection from harsh Harlem sun rays and add a serious dose of Harlem style to everything you wear—especially when they’re from coveted labels like Tom Ford, Tom Ford, Tom Ford. Continue Reading →

East Harlem Publisher Arthur Sulzberger 1891 – 1968

arthur slessinger in harlem collage1Arthur Hays Sulzberger, September 12, 1891 – December 11, 1968 was the publisher of The New York Times from 1935 to 1961 was born in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Weather: Look Out For Snow And Black Ice On Streets

rainy weather in harlemWith prolonged light to moderate snow expected Monday through Wednesday, NYC Emergency Management asks Harlem New Yorkers to exercise caution and allow for extra travel time when commuting during this period. Continue Reading →

Vehicle Collision Traffic Delays On 125th Street

crime tape in harlemDue to a vehicle collision, expect extensive traffic delays on The Bronx bound Henry Hudson Parkway near 125th Street in Harlem, New York.. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Princess Noamie Inwood Caves 1936


Princess Naomie and her grandchildren in 1930’s photo taken by Reginald Bolton.

Author’s note: Published reports and records vary about the spelling of Kennedy’s first name. According to descendants her name was spelled Naomie.

Since moving to Inwood  I’d heard stories of an almost mythical figure known only as Princess Naomie, who, in the 1930’s, took up residence near the old tulip tree in Inwood Hill Park. Continue Reading →

Quantum Equities Sells 4300 Broadway In Washington Heights

washington heights real estate3Quantum Equities, a privately-owned investor of multi-family and commercial properties in the greater New York Metro area, has sold 4300 Broadway, Washington Heights, New York. Continue Reading →

Key Ingredients To Family Business Success

Business-©-Can-Stock-Photo-Inc.-AndreyPopov-600x330At the office, Alex Sutherland calls his boss by his first name, Ken.

After business hours, he calls him “Dad.”

“I have two relationships with him and it’s important to have some separation between when I am in my role as his employee and when I am in my role as his son,” says Alex, a wealth advisor with LifePlan Group, an independent Registered Investment Advisory firm. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Whitney Houston’s National Anthem 1991 Throwback (video)

r48782_800x533_3-2This is one of television’s greatest moments when one of the top performers that Harlem fave Whitney Houston sang the National Anthem at the Superbowl in 1991. Continue Reading →

Goldie Brangman And Evan Koch Talk Dr. Marting Luther King Jr In Harlem On Harlem World Radio (update)

goldie in harlem

As part of Black History Month listen to 94 year old Harlem Hospital nurse Goldie Brangman and writer Evan Koch as they talk Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Better Bike Connections Between East Harlem And The Bronx

The two-way bike lane on First Avenue between 124th and 125th will be protected by a raised concrete barrier. Image: DOT

The two-way bike lane on First Avenue between 124th and 125th will be protected by a concrete barrier. Image: DOT

Streets Blog reports that on Tuesday, DOT presented plans to Harlem’s Community Board 11 for two short segments of two-way protected bike lanes to improve connections between East Harlem and the Willis Avenue and Triborough bridges [PDF]. Continue Reading →