Harlem’s Legendary Lenox Lounge Appears To Be Dead

General views of Lenox Lounge before and after the facade was stripped of its Art Deco details and sign located at 288 Lenox Avenue in Harlem in New York CityGothamist reports that there was hope for a while that Harlem’s legendary Lenox Lounge—which closed in 2012 following a rich 73 years history—would one day reopen, preserving a slice of history in an area that’s undergoing significant changes. Continue Reading →

Whole Foods To Pay NYC $500,000 Overcharging

Whole-FoodsWe’ve posted a number of articles regarding Whole Foods before their planned moved to Harlem and their city issues, now Crains NY reports that Whole Foods Market Inc. agreed Continue Reading →

Whole Foods To Pay For Overcharging Shoppers In NY

whole foods in harlemAs we anticipate the new Whole Foods in Harlem open, Raked reports that in an effort to settle an investigation that it overcharged customers in New York City, Whole Foods has agreed to pay $500,000 to the Department of Consumer Affairs. Continue Reading →

Whole Foods To Beef Up Prepared Foods

whole foos market in harlemWhole Foods which plans to come to Harlem soon 2016, Whole Foods Market is making moves to beef up its prepared foods and bakery offerings. Continue Reading →

Harlem Whole Foods Nears Completion On 125th

whole foods in harlemThree years after it was first announced, it looks like Harlem’s 39,000 square foot Whole Foods is well on its way to completion.  Continue Reading →

Whole Foods Is About To Get A Lot Cheaper

whole-foods-harlemWhole Foods which plans to come to Harlem soon, appears to be losing its loyal customer base. The company’s sales at stores open at least a year, or same-store sales, declined 0.2% last quarter, marking the first quarterly drop since 2009.

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With A Store In Harlem, Fairway Slumps As Epicure Options Grow

Fairway MarketNY Times reports that today, Fairway shares trade around $1.80 — a little more than the price of three tangerines. Continue Reading →

Whole Foods Recalls Products Over Listeria Scare

whole-foods-harlemRefinery29 reports that if you’ve been grocery shopping at Whole Foods recently, it’s time to check your fridge. The supermarket chain that is opening a new store on 125th Street and Lenox Avenue in Harlem announced a recall of several salad items over the weekend due to a potential Listeria contamination. Continue Reading →

Whole Foods Is Offering More Amazing Deals

whoe fooddsLast month, Whole Foods (who is coming to Harlem) shocked us all when the supermarket chain, often known for its expensive groceries, gave us a month-long break on our morning coffee prices. They gave us 25-cent cups of java, and we reconsidered our nickname, “Whole Paycheck.” Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: First Lady Hosts White House Kids State Dinner

By CC Minton

First Lady Michelle Obama hosted fifty-five young and talented chefs at the White House “Kids State” Dinner. Continue Reading →