Monthly Archives: November 2009

Holiday trees available on Harlem's Cathedral Parkway

By HarlemGal I have lived in Harlem for several years now and never have I seen holiday trees for sale at the base of Morningside Park, right on Cathedral Parkway between Manhattan Avenue and Columbus Avenue. I saw workers setting … Continue reading

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Harlem business owners unite in The Power of One

By HarlemGal One is not the loneliest number that you’ll ever choose, according to several independent Harlem business owners. Maybe in the famous song by Three Dog Night it is? However, it is quite the opposite for those behind The Power … Continue reading

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Precious will make you cry

By HarlemGal I finally went to go see the movie Precious over the holiday weekend and all I can say is “go see it.” I thought the entire film was excellent from start to finish. However, I under estimated the … Continue reading

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Happy Thanksgiving and Visit Harlem for the Holidays 11/27-1/3

By HarlemGuy HarlemCondoLife would like to take a moment to give thanks and express gratitude on this wonderful holiday. Thanksgiving is traditionally the start of the holiday season.  And Harlem is no exception.  This Thanksgiving kicks-0ff another one of many … Continue reading

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New Condo Readies On Harlem's Gold Cost

By HarlemGuy I’ve come to view Frederick Douglass Boulevard (F.D.B, which is Central Park West above 110th a.k.a 8the Avenue) between 110 and 125th as Harlem’s Gold Coast, from a resident’s perspective.  Nestled adjacent to two kid-friendly parks – Central and … Continue reading

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New Condo Readies On Harlem’s Gold Cost

By HarlemGuy I’ve come to view Frederick Douglass Boulevard (F.D.B, which is Central Park West above 110th a.k.a 8the Avenue) between 110 and 125th as Harlem’s Gold Coast, from a resident’s perspective.  Nestled adjacent to two kid-friendly parks – Central and … Continue reading

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Sherri E Shepherd Book Signing – Hue-Man Bookstore – Harlem – Sat. 11/14 – 4PM

By HarlemGuy             I was catching up on The View today (Wed. 11/11). Sheri Shepherd announced that she will be signing copies of her new book “Permission Slip: Every Woman’s Guide to giving herself a Break” … Continue reading

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Harlem's Lenox Lounge turns 70

By HarlemGal On November 11, 1939 a jazz institution was born on 288 Lenox Avenue. On Wednesday, the Lenox Lounge, the long standing and well known jazz bar, is marking its 70th anniversary! But do not uncork the champaign bottle … Continue reading

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UPDATE:Lowdown on East Harlem's Costco

Update: We just learned this morning from The Daily News that Costco will be selling a bevy of high end goods, such as Cartier watches for a whopping $15,000. Wow! By HarlemGal We decided to follow up with our contact … Continue reading

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Special offer for Harlem residents and Dreamgirls

By HarlemGal The Apollo Theater was canvassing the Harlem streets this week informing locals about their special offer to see a live musical performance of Dreamgirls. According to their flyer, Harlem residents and employees can purchase tickets for as low … Continue reading

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