Surveyors At 112th Street And Riverside Drive, Harlem, NY 1879

This is looking north from what is now 112th Street and Riverside Drive.  The gate in the background on the right of the man seated, on what appears to be a pipe, New York Tours By Gary suggest the gate to what was then probably a private home but eventually the Saint Christopher Home and later the Hudson Terrace Inn. Continue Reading →

Christopher Martin And Estelle Wowed In Harlem Style Today At Apple Store

While we were hanging out in Harlem, as part of the Apple In-Store Initiative, VP Recording artist Christopher Martin did a live Q&A session and performance at the Apple Store in Williamsburg in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday May 20th, 2017. Continue Reading →

Wu-Tang Clan Performs “Triumph” At The Apollo Theater, Harlem, NY, 1997 (Video)

In this video of Triumph which is a single released by the Wu-Tang Clan, from their 1997 album Wu-Tang Forever tour as they are invading the Apollo Theater in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Young Harlem Gangsters, New York, 1920’s (Photo)

Here’s a great prohibition photograph of young Harlem gangsters with guns, serving up whiskey bottles, and dressed to impress in ties, hats, heavy winter coats and suites in Harlem, New York, 1920’s. Continue Reading →

Make A Harlem Penthouse Yours For Under $500,000

From the 5 nice Manhattan one-bedrooms you can snag for less than $500,000 article in NY Curbed talks about a Harlem penthouse between West 138th and 139th Streets on Lenox Avenue in Harlem. NY. Continue Reading →

One Night Only #BlackGirlMagic: A Celebration At National Black Theatre In Harlem

#BlackGirlMagic: A Celebration, this is a one-night special theatrical event directed by Candis Jones, featuring Jessica Frances Dukes, Shannon Matesky, Nike Kadri, Cherrye J. Davis, Sandra Daley Sharif, Shariffa Ali, and Kim Crutcher at the National Black Theatre in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Tituss Burgess of ‘The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ On Harlem, Mess Hall And NY Pizza

The alter ego of many a New Yorker, Titus Andromedon returns to our comparatively humdrum lives Friday with the season two release of Netflix’s “Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt.” Continue Reading →

Lenox Avenue And 126th Street Harlem NY 1901

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It’s the winter of 1901, on a overcast Harlem day, with bare trees at Lenox Avenue and 126th Street with horses and wagons lined the street in New York. Continue Reading →

Heads Up Harlem, TV Simulated Explosion Coming

harlemfireOn Thursday, December 8th, 2016, the filming of a television series will include a simulated building explosion in the vicinity of 7th Avenue between West 115th Street and West 114th Street in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Blanche Dunn The Fabulous “It” Girl Of Harlem 1940 (Photography)

blanche-dunn-in-morningside-park-harlem2Blanche Dunn, lived the American dream, she was a glamorous Jamaican born actress, socialite, and Harlemite who traveled the world, here are a couple of photographs in Morningside Park by her friend Carl Van Vechten in Harlem, New York 1940. Continue Reading →