Harlem Community Boards Have The Most Dramatic Applications

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Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced today that Harlem had the most dramatic jumps of all the boards in Manhattan occurring in Community Boards 9 and 10. Continue Reading →

305 West 128th Street, Harlem, Permits Filed

305-West-128th-Street-harlemOne of the last large, vacant lots in central Harlem is about to become an apartment building. The property’s longtime owners, the Fane family, have filed plans to erect a 10-story residential development on the plot at 305 West 128th Street, between Frederick Douglass Boulevard and St. Nicholas Avenue. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: The Edge Cafe, A Welcome Addition

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By Lil Nickelson

The Edge Café is a welcome addition to my neighborhood.  The Edge is located at 101 Edgecombe Avenue, New York, N.Y. 10030 on the Northwest corner of 139th Street (212 939-9688 www.edgecafeharlem.com). Continue Reading →

Lenox Ave., And 125th St., Harlem, NY 1910

lenox-avenue-125th-street-harlem-ny-1910 sliderUpclose street view looking south from 126th Street at Lenox Avenue and 125th Street Harlem, NY, 1910

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Pop Up Art Installation And Watchtower Update In Harlem

c67490d6-5552-47a2-8e45-ae23b8ded925The New York City Department of Parks & Recreation would like to update the residents of East Harlem, Central Harlem and members of the Marcus Garvey Park Alliance and the Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association about the restoration of the fire watchtower.  Continue Reading →

Ubangi Club, Harlem, New York, 1934-1937

ubangiclubGay Harlem writes that the once known Harlem Club and the Harlem Tavern, the speakeasy re-opened as the Ubangi Club in (April) 1934. It was located on 131st Street and 7th Avenue. Continue Reading →

Perv Caught On Camera After Attempted Rape In Harlem

perv in harlem on tape3Police are searching for an attempted rapist who followed a woman into her apartment building and attacked her. Continue Reading →