Monthly Archives: May 2010

Edelman and McInerney to receive 2010 Harlem Renaissance Award

By NativeNewYorker Marian Wright Edelman —Founder and President of the Children’s Defense Fund, and Thomas J. McInerney —Chief Operating Officer of ING Insurance and Chairman of the ING Foundation, will be honored at the Harlem Renaissance Day of Commitment Leadership Breakfast … Continue reading

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Lee, Lee’s Bakery in Harlem to bake no more

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife I called over today to Lee, Lee’s Bakery to order a large red velvet cake for an upcoming summer party. Cake is a product I ordered often from Mr. Lee, especially red velvet cake, cause it … Continue reading

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A Musical Tribute in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem On May 28, 2010, a tribute to the Honorable Percy Sutton and Mr. Bill Tatum will be held at the Apollo Theater.  The event is sponsored by the Gouverneur Parents Association who recognizes and appreciates the efforts of … Continue reading

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Sunset in Harlem

by Harlemista One of the pleasures of Harlem in the Springtime is a beautiful bike ride and sunset along the Hudson River from the Piers to the George Washington Bridge…

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Wild Olive Market opens in East Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife Over the weekend, we headed over to the east side of Harlem to visit Wild Olive Market, the brand new grocery store located on the southeast corner of 125th and Fifth Avenue. We received word from … Continue reading

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A Petland In Harlem

By Icare4Harlem Although Central Harlem is lined with an array of stores, you’ll have to peek around the southeast corner on 117th St. and Lenox Avenue to find this Petland store.  If you walk about a ½ block down the … Continue reading

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Quote: Positivity

“Positive thinking won’t let you do anything but it will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.” – Zig Ziglar (American motivational speaker and self help author)

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West Harlem Piers Park

By NativeNewYorker A couple of Sundays ago, I took a walk along West Harlem Piers Park.  Other long term Harlem residents may remember when this area was an unappealing parking lot.  It is now a two-acre stretch of landscaped open space … Continue reading

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A Great Night in Harlem

On Thursday, May 20th, at the Apollo Theatre, the Jazz Foundation of America presents the 9th Annual “A Great Night in Harlem” concert to benefit JFA’s Jazz Musicians’ Emergency Fund. The Fund provides and maintains homes and  emergency support for … Continue reading

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Gateway Condo in Harlem sheds part of scaffolding curtain

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife If you were wondering what’s behind those scaffolding curtains drapping over Gateway Condominiums located at 2098 Frederick Douglass Boulevard in Central Harlem, we now have a preview! Part of the curtains are down. I believe it … Continue reading

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