Google’s Homage To Harlem’s Frankie Manning

 

google forGoogle has paid tribute to the Ambassador of Lindy Hop, Frankie Manning, who would have turned 102-years-old today (26 May), it it’s lstest doodle. Continue Reading →

‘Stride Toward Freedom’ Signed By King The Day Of Assassination Attempt 1958

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Martin Luther King Jr signed autographed book assassination attempt PSA/DNA For an incredible man who simple stated “I Have a Dream,” Martin Luther King Jr.   Continue Reading →

The Red Carpet At The Billboard Music Awards 2016

Laverne-CoxWhile the red carpet at Cannes provided us with endless elegance – emblematic of Harlem style, the film festival’s officially wrapped — and we’re ready for the stars to bring on the edge. Just in time, celebs made their way to the Billboard Music Awards. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Harlem Eat Up And The Stroll In Harlem NY

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Photographs by Seitu Oronde

Great images from the community events and behind-the-scenes of the annual Harlem Eaten Up And The Stroll event that happened took place today Saturday, May 21st, 2016 in Morningside Park in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

The Most Expensive Home In Harlem $5.4 Mil

harlem real estate1The Most Expensive Home In Harlem is this wonderful 1968 square foot condo home right in the heart of central Harlem, New York.
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Gap Trims Old Navy And Banana Republic In Brand Overhaul In Harlem And Other Locales

photoGap Inc. reported quarterly earnings on Thursday with bad news for fans of two of its brands. The apparel giant announced it’s closing 75 Old Navy and Banana Republic stores outside North America, including closing all its Old Navy stores in Japan, as part of an organizational right-sizing that CEO Art Peck hopes will reverse its fortunes. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Harlem Haberdashery 4th Year Anniversary Celebration

Harlem Haberdashery 4th Year Anniversary Celebration and Kentucky Derby Watch Party

Harlem Haberdashery 4th Year Anniversary Celebration and Kentucky Derby Watch Party

By Udo Salters

Harlem Haberdashery boutique celebrated its 4th Year Anniversary on Saturday May 7th.

Located on 122nd street and Lenox the boutique provides custom-made apparel for various male and female celebrities and taste-makers. Continue Reading →

Harlem Man Duke Ellington Band Live (video)

duke ellingtonFantastic performance footage of one of Jazz’s greatest stars – Duke Ellington. With performances of song of his most famous songs including “Mood Indigo”, “Caravan” and “Sophisticated Lady” Continue Reading →

Duke’s Belongings In His Sister’s Harlem Apartment Go Under The Hammer

3466F6DE00000578-3600155-image-m-89_1463713586132If Duke Ellington was the king of jazz, Harlem was his kingdom.

And on Wednesday, the neighborhood celebrated the music connoisseur with an auction of his most prized possessions – just a few blocks from the Cotton Bar where it all started in the 1920s. Continue Reading →

Harlem And Uptown Students Travel To See The World

image00115 ninth and tenth graders at Success Academy High School of the Liberal Arts, mostly from Harlem and the Bronx, are making their way across France and Spain on an 8-day educational experience. Continue Reading →