Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Campaigns For Teddy Kennedy In Harlem, 1980

Here’s Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis March 24th, 1980, on the campaign trail for Senator Edward “Teddy” Kennedy shaking hands with sellers from the famous Spanish Harlem market “La Marqueta”, on 125th Street and Park Avenue during grocery shopping. Continue Reading →

Spanish Harlem In The 1980’s (Photography)

The Guardian reports that growing up in New York, photographer Joseph Rodriguez would take the subway from Brooklyn to East Harlem, where his uncle had a sweet shop, to spend time with the community (Rodriguez is of Puerto Rican and Venezuelan descent). Continue Reading →

Eagle Theater In Spanish Harlem, 1900-1927

In “El Barrio,” the building was built in 1914 as it’s listed in the 1926 Film Daily Year Book the Eagle Theatre, with 600 seats at 1852 Third Avenue in Spanish Harlem, NY.

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Kris Jenner Lived In Harlem While Ex Rob Kardashian Dated Priscilla Until Elvis Stepped In

Fuse TV reports that the Queen of the Kardashian empire owes a great deal of her success to The King.

In his new book ‘[easyazon_link identifier=”1250087147″ locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]The Kardashians: An American Drama[/easyazon_link],’ New York Times bestselling author Jerry Oppenheimer reveals that Kris Jenner almost did not make it down the aisle with Robert Kardashian, who was in love with another woman. Continue Reading →

Bernice Burgos’ One Of Harlem’s Hottest Models

Bernice Burgos is a mom we’d like to find out more about. She’s a curvy Instagram model from Spanish Harlem who’s appeared in her fair share of music videos including Rick Ross’ “Diced Pineapples” and J. Cole’s “Workout.” Continue Reading →

Stars Come Out For Harlem’s National Dance Institute 2017 Red Carpet Gala

National Dance Institute (NDI), the non-profit arts education organization founded in 1976 by legendary New York City Ballet principal dancer Jacques d’Amboise, hosted its 41st Annual Gala at the PlayStation Theater in New York City. Continue Reading →

Good Reasons East Harlem’s Lyman Is A Champion

Harlem’s Lyman Good, born May 26, 1985, is a Puerto Rican American mixed martial artist. He is perhaps best known for his time spent with Bellator, where he was the inaugural Bellator Welterweight Champion. Continue Reading →

150+ NYC High School Students Attend YouthBridge

YouthBridge-NYMore than 150 New York City high school students from all five boroughs will convene at UJA-Federation of NY, 130 East 59th Street, to learn how to create social justice projects in their schools and hear from inspirational keynote speakers, Christian Claudio and Jessica Abo, at the annual YouthBridge-NY Leaders to Leaders Youth Summit. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Carver Mobb, NY Street Football Kings

zone29s-8-webGreat story by Daily News about East Harlem’s 20 year street ball champions the Carver Mobb. Continue Reading →

Pole Dancers Celebrate Wellness At ‘Body Art’ In Harlem

body_art_thumb-380x280Rolling Out reported that on a breezy autumn night in Spanish Harlem, the art of pole dancing was on full display at the “Body Art” showcase. Pole dancers converged on Camaradas El Barrio on 1st Avenue  to celebrate the human form and spirit with a showcase of pole dancers from around the city. Continue Reading →

Boy Waiting For Trolley In East Harlem, NY 1911

1703-1705-lexington-avenue-107th-street-1911-upper-east-side-1703 1705 Lexington Avenue and 107th Street, on the Upper East side in what was then IItalian Harlem, New York, 1911.

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7-Eleven Replaces Local Businesses In East Harlem

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A 7-Eleven will be the first store to open in a building that stood vacant for more than a year after the landlord pushed out eight small businesses to make room for renovations.

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