Joe Okonkwo’s Jazz Moon At Revolution Books In Harlem

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By Janelle Poe

Autumnal Equinox heralds descending leaves and temperatures but the New York cultural scene continues heating up as events move indoors and school is back in session. Continue Reading →

Tap Sensation Chloé Arnold Heads To City College In Harlem

chloe-arnolds-apartment-2International tap dance superstar Chloé Arnold is bringing her dynamic dance collective to the City College Center for the Arts (CCCA). Chloé Arnold’s Apartment 33, a dream team of high-energy hoofers, will bring the world premiere of its magnetic tap dance show “Where Dreams Are Made” to Aaron Davis Hall at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, September 30. Continue Reading →

$500,000 Donation Missing As Faculty Question City College Administration in Harlem

City-College's-Sophie-Davis-School-of-Biomedical-Education (1)A group of senior faculty members at the City College of New York in Harlem have launched an inquiry into the handling of a recent $500,000 donation they believe may have been used improperly. Continue Reading →

First Lady Obama To Give Commencement Speech At City College In Harlem

800px-Michelle_Obama_official_portrait1Michelle Obama is in New York to deliver the final commencement speech of her tenure as first lady at City College in Harlem NY. Continue Reading →

Club Harlem “On Kentucky Avenue” In Harlem A Must See

club harlem by hubert williamsBy Rudy Collins

OMG! On Thursday, February 25th, 2016, the celebration of Atlantic City’s famed Club Harlem On Kentucky Avenue was a pleasant return to the days of “supper Clubs” where you had a full “show” as you dined. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Morris Raphael Cohen 1880 – 1947

Cohen-class1900SMMorris Raphael Cohen (Belarusian: Морыс Рафаэль Коэн; July 25, 1880 – January 28, 1947) was an American philosopher, lawyer, and legal scholar who united pragmatism with logical positivism and linguistic analysis. Continue Reading →

City College’s ‘On Kentucky Avenue’ Returns In Harlem

Donna Clark Ty Stephens Rene Ternier Cassandra Palacio and Mindy Haywood perform The Prettiest Girl in the WorldBack by popular demand, On Kentucky Avenue: A Celebration of Atlantic City’s Historic Club Harlem returns to City College’s performing arts center Aaron Davis Hall on Friday, February 19, for a three-day encore engagement. Continue Reading →

5 Cheap Eats You Should Know About in Harlem

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As restaurant prices continue to soar, finding a cheap restaurant meal becomes more of a priority. And if the inexpensive feed is not only delicious but also interesting, and maybe even outside your previous dining experience, all the better. Continue Reading →

Develpoment At 308 West 133rd Street, Harlem

308-310-west-133rd-street-777x546Central Harlem hasn’t seen quite as much development as the area southeast of 125th Street, but developers have finally started paying attention to the quiet and transit-rich blocks next to the City College campus. Continue Reading →

Nelson Mandela Speaks At City College In Harlem, 1990 (videos)

nelson madnela 2015On June 21, 1990,  Nelson Mandela joined ABC anchor Ted Koppel at City College in Harlem on 135th Street, for a historic town meeting before an over-capacity audience at Aaron Davis Hall. Continue Reading →