Harlem Council Member Mark Levine’s 3rd Annual Back-to-School Block Party

mark levine 2Council Member Mark Levine (District 7) will host the Third Annual Back-to-School Block Party at 141st Street (between Hamilton Place and Amsterdam Avenue) on Thursday, August 25th, 2016 from 5 – 8 P.M. Continue Reading →

Greenhouse Arts Center’s Spring Recital in Harlem

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Check out Greenhouse Arts Center’s Spring Recital being held in Harlem at the Church of the Intercession next Saturday, June 11th at 3:00pm.

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Apply For The Artist Residency Program At Sugar Hill Museum

jpegNoMAA is pleased to announce a partnership with Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling and No Longer Empty on the second annual Artist Residency Program at Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling (#SugarHillAIR) Continue Reading →

Harlem Poet William Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite 1878 – 1962

9--William Stanley Braithwaite-poetWilliam Stanley Beaumont Braithwaite December 6, 1878 – June 8, 1962, was an American writer, poet and literary critic., who lived in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

729-731 St. Nicholas Avenue Sugar Hill, Harlem New York 1891

729-731 St Nicholas AvenueForgotten NY qoutes Harlem’s historian Michael Henry Adams, author of Harlem: Lost and Found who describes Sugar Hill’s architecture (P.T. Barnum house, St. John’s Baptist Church, St. Luke African Methodist Episcopal): Continue Reading →

149th Street Subway Station In Harlem, NY 1910

upclose-view-of-149th-street-station-sugar-hill-manhattan-new-york-ny-1910-20Here are two images of a vendor selling produce at the 149th Street Subway Station in Sugar Hill, Harlem, New York, 1910.

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David Adjaye’s Children’s Museum Opens In Harlem

1451383_Adjaye_sugar_hill_museum5The children’s museum within Adjaye Associates’ Sugar Hill housing project in Harlem New York opens to the public on Saturday. Continue Reading →

Best Places To Go For Labor Day In Harlem

east-harlem1Before you say good bye to summer, go out with a bang on Labor Day. Whether you want ideas for a cool spot in south Harlem or you just want a staycation further uptown or around Harlem villages, we’ve listed the best places and other things to do, including ways to have the best ever Labor Day weekend. Continue Reading →

157th Street, Washington Heights, NY, 1911

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A great photograph looking south towards Sugar Hill in Harlem on Broadway at 157th Street train station in Washington Heights, New York, 1911. Continue Reading →

Hartlem Art Exhibit Premiers in Sugar Hill

elijahartgroupslideBy CC Minton

“I Like Art Type Girl” hosted its’ first art event showcasing the exhibit Hartlem (Art in Harlem) in Sugar Hill.  The inaugural event took place on Sunday, June 28, 2015.

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