Monthly Archives: December 2010

Harlem’s Frederick Douglass Boulevard is a finalist in Curbed Cup

By HarlemCondoLife Pardon my lateness regarding this post. I have been on holiday…(still am) and have fallen behind on my blog posting. Any how, I have received several messages about our awesome neighborhood/community, ie the surrounding area of FDB, being … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas

We would like to wish everyone a Merry Christmas! May this holiday season be filled with good health and happiness to all! HarlemCondoLife.com

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Did social media help a Harlem bakery back into business?

By HarlemCondoLife Lee Lee’s Baked Goods in Harlem has been featured in the media among various publications, but now Alvin Lee Smalls and his bakery at 283 West 118th Street are the subject of social media and small business. A … Continue reading

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‘Christmas in Harlem’ by Kanye West named one of the best by Rolling Stone Magazine

By HarlemCondoLife Rolling Stone Magazine recently announced the greatest rock and roll Christmas songs. They named 16 songs and Kanye West’s “Christmas in Harlem” was ranked #16. Apparently the song is a follow-up to Run-DMC’s “Christmas in Hollis.” Congrats to … Continue reading

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Frizzante in Harlem renovating?

By HarlemCondoLife I was walking by Frizzante this evening at 2168 Frederick Douglass Blvd in Harlem and I saw a ton of renovations happening! The place looks like it’s going through a major cosmetic change! But why? Isn’t it a … Continue reading

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East Harlem to accommodate Magnolia Bakery’s expansion plans

By HarlemCondoLife The West Village born cupcake shop is heading East, East Harlem to be exact, according to The Wall Street Journal. Magnolia Bakery has signed a 10-year lease at 1751 Park Avenue, which is on the corner of East … Continue reading

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Quote: Angelique Kidjo

“Go to Harlem! ¬†We call it Little Senegal now. ¬†Wherever I go, Africa is in my roots.” – Angelique Kidjo

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Vote for Frederick Douglass Blvd in annual Curbed.com neighborhood poll

By HarlemCondoLife Frederick Douglass Blvd has been nominated to compete as best neighborhood of the year. It’s competing against Hunters Point in Queens. The Curbed Cup is collecting votes today! Go here to vote! Go FDB!

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Arianna Huffington stops by Harlem LitWorld Girls Club

By HarlemCondoLife According to The Huffington Post.com, Arianna Huffington was in Harlem the evening of December 14! Arianna paid a visit to The Harlem LitWorld Girls Club as part of her latest Third World book tour. Ariana addressed the all … Continue reading

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Paul McCartney performs at Harlem’s famous Apollo Theater to a celebrity packed crowd

By HarlemCondoLife Monday night was supposed to be a quiet evening relaxing without the computer. Yeah right. The evening ended up being quite the opposite. I got sucked into the real-time online coverage of Paul McCartney playing at the Apollo … Continue reading

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