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Chabad teaches to care for the spiritual and material needs of all Jews, wherever they could be found. Chabad of Harlem suggest where Jews are heading as gentrification marches.
Perhaps it was only a matter of time.
In a city defined by runaway gentrification — Chabad has come to Harlem.
And the popular outreach group that sniffs out where Jews are migrating next has in recent years gained a foothold in Harlem, another fast-morphing neighborhood shedding its old skin. Continue reading
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This is a black and white video walk on the wild side of Harlem’s upper west side. It started at the 1 train station on 125th street and Broadway, and…
…on through Riverside State Park towards the little red light house found beneath George Washington Bridge.