Development At 2150 Second Avenue, East Harlem, NY

2150-second-avenue in HarlemEast Harlem’s days of abandoned buildings and vacant lots are receding quickly into the past. Today, we have a rendering for a narrow 11-story residential building at 2150 Second Avenue, between East 110th and 111th streets, East Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

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 →

New York Is 2016’s 8th Worst State For Military Retirees

veterans-day-parade-in-new-york-cityHappy Military Appreciation Month! All military personnel face tough challenges when readjusting to civilian life upon retirement, which, for the average officer, happens at age 47. 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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Marcus Garvey Speech Harlem, New York 1921 (Audio)

Marcus_Garvey_1924-08-05This is the explanation of the Objects Of The Universal Negro Improvement Association (UNIA), in a studio recording made by African-American leader Marcus Garvey at Liberty Hall in Harlem, New York in July 1921. Continue Reading →

Fire East 119th Street And Park Avenue In Harlem (Update)

CisaciTVEAEBRrsEmergency personnel are on the scene of a three alarm fire located at East 119th Street and Park Avenue in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Wendy’s To Replace Workers With Self Service Kiosks

buses in harlemWendy’s is getting ready to change the fast-food industry. The fast-food giant plans to install self-service kiosks at its restaurants because of growing labor costs linked to minimum-wage increases. Continue Reading →

Harlem School Of The Arts Founder, Dorothy Maynor Original “Booking Ad,” 1948

Dorothy MaynorThis is a “One of the Finest Soprano Voices Of Our Time” original Harlem collectible from 1948 campaign ad. It’s a beautifully designed black and white booking ad for Harlemite and soprano Dorothy Maynor 1910-1996. Continue Reading →