The Famous Lenox Oval In Harlem NY 1911-1930’s


The Lenox Oval at Lenox Avenue and 145th Street was the play field where many a sport was played from soccer with the New York Soccer Leaque, like the St. George’s, I. R. T. Strollers to Negro Leaque baseball, like the Lincoln Stars, Lincoln Giants, etc., was played in Harlem, New York frm 1911 to 1930. Continue Reading →

Missing: East Harlem 12-Year-old Boy

missing-east-harlem-youth1Police are searching for an East Harlem boy who went missing after entering the subway Wednesday night. Continue Reading →

Phony Harlem Real Estate Agent Gets 3-6 Years

daniel-stern-with-hw-logo1A conman who posed as a real estate agent selling properties in Harlem has been sentenced to 3-6 years in state prison, according to the Manhattan District Attorney’s office. Continue Reading →

Afew Places That Are Haunted In Uptown New York

haunted harlemIt’s common for Harlemites to regularly move around to different apartments and neighborhoods, but what about those residents who simply decide to stay… not just in life, but also in death? Continue Reading →

Fannie Lou Hamer And Malcolm X Speak In Harlem, NY, 1964 (Video)

fannie-lou-hamer-and-malcolm-xIn December 1964, Representatives of the Mississippi Freedom Democratic Party toured Northern cities seeking support for their campaign to block the seating of Mississippi’s pro-segregation Congressmen who had been elected through the disfranchisement of black voters. Continue Reading →

“Chisholm ’72 — Unbought & Unbossed” At The Schomburg In Harlem

november2unboughtunbossedShirley Chisholm was the first African American to seek the Democratic Party presidential nomination in 1972. Continue Reading →

New York At Its Core From Bed-Stuy To Harlem: The City Confronts Civil Rights

9d7883f6cdf03b6a2b88cefd5a2d71f0In our latest video preview of New York at Its Core, peer into the tumultuous, transformative era of 1960s New York and discover some of the forces that shaped the city’s legacy of civil rights activism. Continue Reading →

The Luxe Jean With The Harlem Woman In Mind


…I embrace my curves… I embrace being an educator, researcher and artist! – Allyson, Harlem, NY

Meet Coco Cooper – the new luxe denim collection that drops this Fall 2016, that offers seven styles of denim designs from sculpted-curvy to the in-betweeners that can’t find jeans sizes 6-14 to fit them.  Continue Reading →

Future “Check On Me,” Featuring DJ Esco & Fabolous In Harlem (Video Warning)

future-in-harlem-video1Check out the official music video for “Check On Me” by Future featuring DJ Esco and Fabolous shot around Morningside and lenox Avenues, 125th Street, the Cotton Club, etc., in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Dannis Winston’s Master Class Listening Party

Dannis Winston

By Udo Salters

On Sunday October 2nd, 2016, Bandleader, Musician and Singer Dannis Winston performed at Harlem’s Minton’s for his EP Master Class listening party.

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