Month: December 2008

Duke Ellington Memorial Sculptor dies at age 70

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By HarlemGal The Associated Press reported on Sunday that Robert Graham, the Mexican/American sculptor who created the Duke Ellington Sculpture at 110th Street and 5th Avenue in East Harlem, died on Saturday at the age of 70.  Graham designed…

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In Memory of Eartha Kitt

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 Eartha Kit was born on January 17 1927 on a cotton plantation in South Carolina.  She was raised by a woman called Anna Mae, who she believed was her mother.  The singer later said that her father was…

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Bright wishes for the holidays

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The blogging family of HarlemCondoLife.com would like to extend bright wishes to everyone for the holidays! May everyone enjoy this time with family and friends! Until after the 25th… Happy Holidays!

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Soothing Sounds for the Holidays- Podcast

By HarlemHouse As we drift into the holidays, HarlemCondoLife would like to share a  deliciously smooth custom blend of old and new melodies that are sure to warm hearts and souls. Enjoy.

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In Celebration of Principle

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By NativeNewYorker For the past several years, my family and I have celebrated Kwanzaa as well as Christmas.  Kwanzaa, which is neither religious nor political, was established to celebrate African American culture.  It begins on December 26th and…

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Harlem for the Holidays

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  By HarlemGuy Through January 2, more than 40 Harlem retailers, restaurants, bakeries, theaters, and museums have partnered with NYC & Company to celebrate the neighborhood and the holiday season, with more than 20 merchants offering savings and…

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A snowy Friday in Harlem

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By HarlemGal I was home today preparing for the upcoming holiday. I could not resist going out and taking pictures of our first snow fall for this part of the year- the first that I can remember at…

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Camelot Sighting in Harlem

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By HarlemGal Several news reports said on Thursday that Caroline Kennedy was seen having lunch at Sylvia’s.  I believe Caroline is a Brooklyn Gal now (readers tell me if I am wrong?), however Harlem is such a cool place…

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Where can I get a holiday tree in Harlem?

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By HarlemGal It’s that time of year where some in Harlem want to go green. Not environmental green, but holiday green! Well, look no further. HarlemCondoLife went to the corner of 116th and Lenox Avenue and found a…

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