Monthly Archives: September 2012

Oktoberfest Harlem

Oktoberfest is back!  And for those living in Harlem the Post reports that Bier International and Harlem Tavern are the best places in Harlem to experience the fun.   http://www.nypost.com/p/entertainment/food/best_of_the_fest_a7ekSNswEBLIpnDWRz9FQL

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Get Ready for Halloween, Harlem Style

34 days to get your Harlem Halloween on and the Ricky’s Pop Up Costume Superstore in the old Hue-Man bookstore space on Frederick Douglass Boulevard is ready for dressing up (although their sign is a little oversized). This year Ricky’s … Continue reading

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Channeling Harlem: Ohio State Senator Nina Turner on “We the people”.

Ohio State Senator’s recent not to be missed appearance on The Last Word channels sentiments shared by many in Harlem. *** Show excerpt one *** O’DONELL: Senator Turner, it`s all about Ohio. We keep saying no Republican return has every … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Cornel West

“We have to recognize that there cannot be relationships unless there is commitment, unless there is loyalty, unless there is love, patience, persistence.”  – Cornel West 

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The 5 And Diamond Presents – Marti Newland And Friends

Soprano Marti Newland will showcase the American opera tradition with a touch of music theater.  Featuring a special collaboration between the musical selections and the chef’s menu. 4-courses $65.  Add a champagne toast and wine pairing for each course, including … Continue reading

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43rd Annual African American Day Parade

Sunday was the 43rd Annual African American Day Parade celebrating Dignity, Pride and Music!  I look forward each year to the celebration and this year we had a day of incredible weather. I took some great video footage that is … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Mitt Romney

“My job is not to worry about the 47 percent.  My job is to be President of the 53 percent.” – Mitt Romney   * Register to vote, the 47 percent need to be heard.  Please vote this year our … Continue reading

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Marcus Samuelsson Hosts Hedy Goldsmith At Red Rooster

Marcus Samuelsson hosts Pastry Chef Hedy Goldsmith at Red Rooster for a dinner to celebrate the release of her upcoming cookbook “Baking Out Loud.” Red Rooster will be hosting this dinner on Tuesday, October 2nd at 6:30pm and they want … Continue reading

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Lazy Afternoon Mix (Vol. I and II) – Podcasts

Lazy Afternoon Mix Vol. I and Vol. II Not one but two new podcasts with ultra chill music for those lazy afternoons or peaceful weekend getaways.  Great for yoga, winding down after work or bedtime music to help you relax. … Continue reading

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Jado Sushi Harlem – Menu (Update)

Since our first couple visits and reviews of Jado Sushi, we recently went back and were pleased to see that they now offer an impressive assortment of choices on their full menu.  Almost too many choices to decide between.  In … Continue reading

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