Reverend Major Jealous “Father” Divine In Harlem (Update)

Father Divine, 1876 – September 10, 1965, also known as Reverend M. J. Divine, was an African American spiritual leader from about 1907 until his death. His full self-given name Continue Reading →

Charles Manuel “Sweet Daddy” Grace, Harlem NY 1881 – 1960

Marcelino Manuel da Graça, January 25, 1881 or 1884 – January 12, 1960, better known as Charles Manuel “Sweet Daddy” Grace, or Daddy Grace, was the founder and first bishop Continue Reading →

Fine-Tune Your Brand By Identifying Your Business Niche In Harlem

One of the best brands in Harlem has been Rao’s (see above), there brand has been anything but generic. Is your business’s brand too vague? “Generic” is the death knell Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Wants To Hire Someone For The Coolest Job From Harlem To Hollis

NY Daily News reports that club kids, barflies and punk rockers, it’s time to brush off your resumes and start working for the man.

East Harlem Noise Complaints Doubled In Five Years

Noise complaints against the city’s bars and restaurants increased sharply in recent years and little was done to crack down on the worst offenders, according to a report released Friday.

West Harlem Warehouse Building Up For Sale

Real Estate Weekly reports that One Commercial Realty Services has been retained on an exclusive basis for the sale or lease of 2335 12th Avenue.

Faith Hope Consolo The “Queen of Retail, Brings Pharmacy 5th Ave To Harlem

The Worldwide Leasing Team of Faith Hope Consolo at Douglas Elliman arranged the lease of retail space for Pharmacy 5th Ave., at 1325 Fifth Avenue, on the southeast corner of 112th Continue Reading →

Striver’s Row Home Once Owned By Bob Dylan For Sale In Harlem

This historic land-marked home was built in the early 1900’s and designed by Stanford White of the firm McKim Mead & White in Harlem, New York.

Where To Eat In The Hamptons This Summer

For those who live in Harlem and summer in the Hampton’s, each year is full of discovery on the culinary scene. The topography shifts with some familiar restaurants gone and Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil At The 3rd Annual Harlem EatUp! Festival 2017 (Photographs)

By Lil Nickelson The 3rd annual Harlem’ Festival took place from May 15th through May 21st throughout various venues in the village of Harlem. On Tuesday, May 16th Prudential Insurance Continue Reading →

A Developers Dream Is The Best Home For Sale In Harlem

Historic landmarked building built in early 1900’s and designed by James Edward Ware, an American architect.

Harlem’s ROKC Named One Of The Best Bars In America

If you walked past Harlem’s ROKC on Broadway you might think nothing of it. The restaurant and cocktail lounge — its name an acronym for ramen, oysters, kitchen and cocktails Continue Reading →

Chef Marcus Samuelsson On His Favorite Destinations In Africa, And More

Harlem Chef Marcus Samuelsson is no stranger to travel. Born in Ethiopia and raised in Sweden, the award-winning chef now calls New York City home but spends a fair amount Continue Reading →

New Petition Seeks An End To Controversial Dancing Ban From Harlem To Hollis

In reference to a movement that has been gaining momentum in recent months, Grubstreet reports on a petition to repeal the city’s archaic–and racially motivated in its origins–1926 Cabaret Law Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson And Herb Karlitz Talk Harlem EatUp! At AOL Build

Harlem EatUp! is the festival which celebrates the vibrant culture, community and cuisine of Harlem and which he co-founded with top chef Marcus Samuelsson.