West Harlem Development Corporation Releases Grant Application

west harlem pierWest Harlem Development Corporation announces the release of the application for smaller grants to fund programs in the areas of affordable housing, community facilities, education and workforce and economic development that benefit West Harlem/Community District 9. Continue Reading →

Missing Person: Joseph McWalters In Harlem New York

missing person in harlemA Silver Alert has been issued for Joseph McWalters, a 65-year-old white male from West 100th Street and Central Park West in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Riverside Avenue And 109th Street, Harlem New York 1870

The future and temporary Riverside Avenue as it will be quickly renamed Riverside Drive. The DriveA rare photograph taken on September 30th, 1870, of the future, and temporary Riverside Avenue, as it will be quickly renamed Riverside Drive, looking south from 109th Street in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Samuel Gamble Bayne Homes, Harlem, New York 1894

db0dd00b5ca4d0a90f8d4fd8b77758e1Two magnificent Harlem homes (left, 360 Riverside Drive, right, 355 Riverside Drive corner of 108th to 110th Streets). Both designed by architect Frank Freeman, both, one-time homes of financier Samuel Gamble Bayne in West Harlem, New York 1894. Continue Reading →

Two Guys Want To Open A New Food Space On A New Season Of ‘Restaurant StartUp’ In Harlem

old new york in harlem We love CNBC’s “Restaurant Startup,” what’s better then food and money? Now, we love them more since Steve and Lee, two entrepreneurs who want open Old New York in old West Harlem – as co-host Joe Bastianich said “…is totally where it’s at!” Continue Reading →

Harlem Community Boards Have The Most Dramatic Applications

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Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer announced today that Harlem had the most dramatic jumps of all the boards in Manhattan occurring in Community Boards 9 and 10. Continue Reading →

Famous Fish, Best Fried Fish And Chips In Harlem

famous fish in harlem1That’s right, the Best Fried Fish And Chips in Harlem is Famous Fish Market on 684 St. Nicholas Avenue in West Harlem. The neighborhood fish spot located just below 145th Street in Hamilton Heights has some of the best salted fried whiting and fries in the world for a great price.   Continue Reading →

550 West 125th Street Harlem New York 1932

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A great mid-day photograph at 550 West 125th Street (at Old Broadway, between 126th and 125th Streets), Manhattanville in Harlem, New York 1932

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Tom Ford Honey Brown Lana Sunglasses

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Tom Ford, Tom Ford, Tom Ford’s rockin these Lana (could easily be Lena) glasses with their modern wood grainish feel, angular end designs with those white to black funky gradient lenses . Continue Reading →

The Havemeyer Coach At The Claremont In Harlem 1895

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A great image taken of the Havemeyer Coach preparing from the Harlem’s international venue Claremont Inn at Riverside Drive (between 121st and 123rd Streets, a block north of Grant’s Tomb) in West Harlem , New York on May 25, 1895. Continue Reading →