Monthly Archives: February 2012

Until the colour of a man’s skin is of no more significance than the colour of his eyes…

Until the philosophy which hold one race superior And another Inferior Is finally And permanently Discredited And abandoned – Everywhere is war – Me say war. That until there no longer First class and second class citizens of any nation … Continue reading

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First Saturday Family Fun at the Schomburg: Make African Head Wraps

By NativeNewYorker The “First Saturday” of each month, the Schomburg Center presents a family-oriented program.  This Saturday, March 4th, internationally acclaimed fashion designer Imani McFarlane will show your children how to use gorgeous fabrics and African styles to highlight their hair. … Continue reading

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The 5 and Diamond Oscar Party tonight!!!

Oscar Party at the 5 and Diamond tonight!!!! Open bar, Games, Trivia, Hors D’ouvres,….And….. cocktail creations named after every movie nominated for BEST PICTURE: Why watch it at home when you can enjoy it with friends and Harlem neighbors in … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Adam Clayton Powell

“Unless man is committed to the belief that all mankind are his brothers, then he labours in vain and hypocritically in the vineyards of equality”  – Adam Clayton Powell

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February is Heart Health Month

By NativeNewYorker February is Heart Health Month, and unfortunately, most of us know someone who has heart disease or has had a stroke. Cardiovascular disease is the leading cause of death in the United States – for both men and … Continue reading

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Night out with your EveryBlock Harlem neighbors Monday, February 27 from 6-9pm

Want to meet and mingle with some of your EveryBlock neighbors offline? Stop by Dinosaur BBQ (700 W. 125th St at 12th) on Monday, February 27 from 6-9pm. Catch up with concerned and active neighbors, chat with your EveryBlock NYC … Continue reading

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“The Sacred Sound of Jazz” Thursday February 23rd at Grace Congregational Church

As part of Black History Month, the Grace Congreagtional Church is hosting two performances by the Oikos Ensemble.  The Church is located on W 139 Street between Edgecomb and Frederick Douglass. Please call 212 694-8658 for more details.

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QUOTE: Russell Simmons

“Art is a way to express yourself and through that you can escape a bad situation.” – Russell Simmons

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Melba’s – Still the Queen

By NativeNewYorker When it opened in 2005, Melba’s was one of the first new restaurants to arrive on Harlem’s Frederick Douglass Boulevard. This warm, welcoming, elegant establishment serves “American comfort food”. The menu now includes a few “healthy eating” items … Continue reading

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Gateway To Harlem on NY1 – Frederick Douglass Boulevard

Last week NY1 showed an entire segment on the renewed energy on Frederick Douglasss Boulevard between 110th and 124th streets.   Businesses and residents working together to make the strip a destination for all of the neighborhoods shopping needs.  They … Continue reading

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