Monthly Archives: February 2009

Where Can I Buy The Duke Ellington Coin In Harlem

By HarlemGuy (excerpted from CNN.com) Today the United States Mint launched a new coin Tuesday featuring jazz legend Duke Ellington.  This make Duke Ellington the African-American to appear by himself on a circulating U.S. coin.   The coin was introduced Tuesday … Continue reading

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It's open house at Harlem's Apollo Theater

By HarlemGal Not sure what to do this weekend and you want to get out on the town, but need a recession-proof event.  HarlemCondoLife has the perfect recommendation. If you have time, come on up to 125th Street and see … Continue reading

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It’s open house at Harlem’s Apollo Theater

By HarlemGal Not sure what to do this weekend and you want to get out on the town, but need a recession-proof event.  HarlemCondoLife has the perfect recommendation. If you have time, come on up to 125th Street and see … Continue reading

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MOJO coming soon

By HarlemHouse MOJO on 185 Saint Nicholas Ave & 119th Street Opening any day now.  Stay tuned for a review by Harlem House coming soon!

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Another notable person buys in Harlem

By HarlemGal There  are several well-known/famous people that own and live in Harlem, such as Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Maya Angelou or Marcia Gay Harden. Now to add to that list is Darynn J. Zimmer, an award-winning soprano singer. Recent reports say she … Continue reading

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Subway Showing Signs of life on 8th and 116th

By HarlemGuy I was walking by Tribal Spears the other day and noticed that the Subway appears to be open.   

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Corcoran Scales Back In Harlem

Last month www.curbed.com reported Corcoran was consolidating offies and closing their Harlem branch.   Last night’s storefront sighting confirmed the news. Says company President and CEO Pamela Liebman, the “plan [is] to merge our Harlem office into our other West Side … Continue reading

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John Legend performs at Harlem's Apollo Theater

  By HarlemGal I ask myself sometimes “why did I move to Harlem and make this area my home?” I generally answer myself back (or tell those that will listen to me) I came here because there are so many … Continue reading

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John Legend performs at Harlem’s Apollo Theater

  By HarlemGal I ask myself sometimes “why did I move to Harlem and make this area my home?” I generally answer myself back (or tell those that will listen to me) I came here because there are so many … Continue reading

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Celebrating Achievement the Stevie Wonder Way

By HarlemGuy I have always been a huge Stevie Wonder fan.   And his song Black Man  has always been one of my favorites.  In celebration of Black History Month, #44, that which has come to pass, and that which is … Continue reading

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