Month: May 2013

UPTOWN COUNTRY FAIR – BLOCK PARTY Saturday, June 1

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Come on out this Saturday the first day of June from 11:00 am – 5:30 pm for the Uptown Country Fair!  Just steps below Harlem in the Upper West Side at West 93rd & (Columbus to Amsterdam) a…

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Tonight! At The 5 and Diamond, Live Music by Shelly & Lance

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. It’s a nice warm night in Harlem.  Stop by The 5 and Diamond on Frederick Douglass Boulevard for great food and Live Music!

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The 7th Annual Mafrika Music Festival Next Sunday, June 9th in Harlem!

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You don’t want to miss this!  The 7th Annual Mafrika Music Festival Sunday, June 9th in Harlem.  This Free Live Music event comes at the perfect time now that the warm summer weather has finally arrived. This year…

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Real Estate Brokerage Douglass Elliman coming moving to 114th Street on Harlem Restaurant Row

In a further sign of a thawing real estate market in general and in South Harlem (SoHa) specifically, real estate brokerage Douglass Elliman is relocating a new office on 114th and Frederick Douglass Boulevard (also known as Harlem Restaurant Row…

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QUOTES: Zora Neale Hurston

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“Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.” – Zora Neale Hurston . “A thing is mighty big when time and distance cannot shrink it.” – Zora Neale Hurston  * Zora Neale Hurston (January 7, 1891…

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(NEW) Restaurant review: Grand opening of Maharaja Palace in Harlem

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I had the pleasure of being “customer # 1” at the Grand Opening of Maharaja Palace, which is located in South Harlem (SOHA) between 114th and 115th streets on Frederick Douglass Boulevard, which HarlemCondoLife.com (twitter @HarlemHCL) originally coined…

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Jazz for Dad – and Everyone Else! Friday June 14th

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NEA Jazzmaster RAMSEY LEWIS will be at City College’s Aaron Davis Hall  Friday, June 14th at 7 pm. (135th Street & Convent Avenue)                                …

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East Harlem’s upcoming off-Broadway play “Too Late”

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Off-Broadway comes to East Harlem.  Nigel Barto Presents “Too Late” at the Poet’s Den Theater for 5 consecutive nights on July 16-20, 2013.  Tickets are available at http://toolate.brownpapertickets.com for $49 general; $69 (Opening Night  & Reception) Short Summary: Set against the…

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Sunday Jazz Corner With Chaka Khan

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This week we feature Chaka Khan in our Sunday Jazz Corner video.  Chaka is the one and only champion of voice.  Though many have tried to come close to her God given talent, she remains untouchable.  Here is…

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