Monthly Archives: February 2014

Taste Of India – A Bollywood Benefit in Harlem for a good cause At Red Rooster / Ginny’s Supper Club

Listen up and mark your calendar.  Lara Land of Land Yoga will be hosting a very special event in Harlem on March 18th called “Taste Of India.” Event Details Join us for a glamorous Bollywood night.  Ticket includes two hours … Continue reading

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Harlem will benefit from Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative

President Obama unveils his “My Brother’s Keeper” initiative today.  It’s goal is to find ways for “business and civic leaders to help keep young black men and other men of color on a successful course”. The centerpiece of the effort … Continue reading

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Diversity and the Oscars

Lee & Low is a children’s book publisher focussed on bringing diverse voices to the forefront and promoting related conversations. They produced this info graphic of the Academy’s track record on honoring the work of minorities.  The backdrop to this includes an … Continue reading

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Dear Arizona, A Reminder Of Another Civil Rights Struggle

_ _ _ _ _ _ _ Dear Arizona, In case you missed it, we’ve already had this conversation.  You don’t get to decide who sits at the lunch counter. Love, America

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A new resource to help Harlemites subjected to gentrification abuses

Harlem‘s gentrification continues.  There are arguments for the good and the bad of it.  But one thing for certain is that there are abuses and resources to help people impacted by them deal with them. One such resource has been … Continue reading

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Custom Fuel Pizza is Finally Opening Now in Harlem – February 26th

Since we first posted about this new pizza joint coming to Harlem back in early December 2013 before the name was even confirmed, we have been promising opening dates. Well it is official Custom FUEL Pizza will open their doors … Continue reading

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Harlem Biospace (Hb) offers new resources

Harlem Biospace (Hb) helps enhance the reach of Manhattanville, Harlem’s educational hub. An initiative of New York City Economic Development Corporation’s (NYCEDC), Harlem Biospace (Hb) recently launched resources open to both incubator members and the biotech community, including an exciting … Continue reading

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East Harlem community board expands retail footprint of Harlem’s tallest building

An East Harlem community board unanimously approved  a plan to grant more retail space and less parking to what could become Harlem’s tallest buildings. The additional retail will include 63,200 square-feet of ground and second floor space and reduce parking … Continue reading

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New cancer research center comes to harlem

Harlem continues to attract investments in the latest technologies. A consortium of major cancer centers in NYC, including Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, Beth Israel Medical Center, NYU Langone Medical Center, Montefiore Medical Center, and Mount Sinai Hospital have identified an … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Malcolm X “Education is the passport”

“Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today.” – Malcolm X * Malcolm X was born on May 19, 1925.  On February 21, 1965, he was preparing to address the Organization … Continue reading

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