LGBT Youth Shelter To Take Over Harlem Manning Church

manning church in harlem via googleHarlem’s ATLAH World Missionary Church, whose billboard has been home to countless homophobic and xenophobic messages, may be heading to the auction block after incurring debts and tax liens of more than $1.02 million. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: CACCI Honoring Thought Leaders

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On Thursday, January 7th, 2016, the Caribbean American Chamber Of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) honored thought leaders and new members at the Brooklyn Borough Hall, Brooklyn, New York.

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Seitu’s World: The Black Comic Convention In Harlem

comic1Photos By Seitu Oronde

This time Seitu photographs the Black Comic Convention on Thursday, January 7th, 2016, at the Schomburg Center For Research Library in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The State Of New York For Minority Business

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Photos By Seitu Oronde

Seitu’s photographic essay takes place on Thursday, January 28th, 2016, the New York State For Minority Business Expo took place at SOBRO, 555 Bergen Ave, Bronx, NY. Continue Reading →

A Harlem Winter Wonder Land (Photography)

sharon-cuff-winter sliderBy Sharon Cuff

Against my better judgement perhaps I went into the parks after the blizzard and took these shots at 110th Street at Harlem Meer in Central Park, New York. Continue Reading →

117th St., Looking West From Morningside Drive, New York City

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Great postcard taken by a photographer at “117th St., looking West from Morningside Drive, New York City” in Harlem, New York, between 1900-1920. Continue Reading →

HCCI Honors Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King In Harlem

12410512_977257268979858_5643846681790144587_nPlease  join Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) for a special General Assembly meeting and Prayer Breakfast celebrating the life and work of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King on Friday, January 22, 2016 from 10:00 AM to 12 noon.  Continue Reading →

Solomon Libin, Yiddish Short Story Writer And Playwright

jewsih harlemSolomon Libin, born in Gorki, Byelorussia. His family imigrated from Russia to London in 1891 and to Harlem, New York in 1892. Continue Reading →

Old Wooden House 16-18 Tiemann Place Harlem 1932

16-18-Tiemann-Place harlem ny1Taken from the street looking northeast at 16-18 Tiemann Place (south of 125th Street, between Broadway and Riverside Drive), in West Harlem, New York, 1932. Continue Reading →

125th Street And Amsterdam Avenue Harlem NY 1932

115th street and amsterdam avenue in harlemTaken on the northeast corner of 125th Street and Amsterdam Avenue in Harlem, New York, 1932.

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