Dining With Miss Lil: Restoring The Beauty To Harlem’s Parks

By Lil Nickelson

Harlem is home to some of NYC’s most beautiful parks.  Last month on Monday, June 19th, 2017 the NYC Parks Department held a waterfall restoration ceremony at Morningside Park at 112th Street and Manhattan Avenue in Harlem, NYContinue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Mumbai Masala Indian Grill is a Great Place to Eat

By Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins

Mumbai Masala Indian Grill opened on June 1 st and the décor and atmosphere sets the tone for a new dining experience in the Hamilton Heights section of Harlem. Continue Reading →

WeWork Harlem Hosts Small Biz Pop Up Market

Article by Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins

On Tuesday May 2nd , 2017, WeWork Harlem hosted a Small Business Pop Up Market at its facility located at 8 West 126 Street in Harlem, NY.  Continue Reading →

IN THE MORNING Short Film Review At RAW SPACE In Harlem

Story by Lil Nickelson and photographs by Rudy Collins

ImageNation is featuring black independent films about black love during the month of May 2017 at its 1,200-sq. ft. Harlem art gallery and special events venue RAW SPACEContinue Reading →

Lil Nickelson Talks Harlem Food On The Danny Tisdale Show (Audio)

Listen to Danny Tisdale and Harlem World Magazine senior food writer Lil Nickelson talk food on The Danny Tisdale Show. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: NYCWFF’s Midnight in Harlem

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By Lil Nickelson

New York City Wine and Food Festival (NYCWFF) 2016 saved the best for last on Saturday night of October 15th, 2016; namely the sold-out Midnight Jazz Breakfast that was held at The Cecil and Minton’s restaurants in Harlem from 11:30 pm until 1:30 am. Continue Reading →

The Garifuna People in New York City

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On October 8th 2016 a Saturday evening, my friend Cherlyn Davis invited me to attend a dance performance with her at Symphony Space on the upper West side that one of her fellow shareholders Felix Gamboa, in her Esplanade Gardens building had invited her to attend.  Continue Reading →

Join HW’s Lil Nickelson At The Ninth Annual Let Us Eat Local Tasting Benefit 2016

foodOn November 1, 2016, Just Food, a non-profit organization that empowers and supports community leaders working to bring fresh, local food to underserved neighborhoods, will host its ninth annual Let Us Eat Local Tasting Benefit. Continue Reading →

The Harlem Swing Dance Society: Promoting The Lindy Hop in Harlem

Crowd Outside the Savoy, HarlemBy Lil Nickelson

The Harlem Swing Dance Society (“THSDS”) is leading a dance renaissance in Harlem, the birth place of the lindy hop and swing.  Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Row House Restaurant is Serving It Up

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Row House restaurant is located along Harlem’s restaurant row at 2128 Frederick Douglass Blvd, New York, N.Y. 10026 on the Southeast corner of 115th Street.  Continue Reading →

Lil Nickelson Talks Harlem Food On The Danny Tisdale Show

lil nickelson dining with miss lil finalGrab a tea, and listen to Lil Nickelson, Harlem World Magazine‘s senior Food Writer of Dining With Miss Lil and Danny Tisdale as they talk Harlem food on The Danny Tisdale Show. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Romantic Food Spots In Harlem

Love between michelle-barack-obamaBy Lil Nickelson

Romance is in the air and it’s getting hot out here as Valentine’s Day weekend 2016 unfolds.  It’s 21 degrees outside right now in Harlem, but it feels like 10 degrees and the temperature is going to drop as the day progresses.  Continue Reading →

The Harlem World Magazine Reading Series Part One In Harlem

dontre-eartha at harlem world magazine s;iderThe Harlem World Magazine Reading Series Part One got off to an exciting start on December 4th 2015 at Sister’s Uptown Bookstore, 1942 Amsterdam Avenue, Harlem, New York.

We asked the participants to give their impressions:

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Harlem World Reading Series Team Talk Books On Harlem World Radio

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Join authors Eartha Watts-Hicks, JP Howard, CC Minton, emcee Dontre Conerly and organizer Yolande Brener as they talk to Danny Tisdale on The Danny Tisdale Show on Harlem World Radio Podcast about the upcoming Harlem World Reading, Part One event. 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 →