What I Love: Andy Blankenbuehler, ‘Hamilton’ Choreographer, at Home in Harlem

When the choreographer finally got his dream house, it was during a nightmarish time in his life.

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Big City: SoHa in Harlem? The Misguided Madness of Neighborhood Rebranding

Real-estate interests are hoping to rename a portion of Upper Manhattan. Some politicians aren’t having it.

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Across New York, a Summertime Tour of Public Art

Across New York, a Summertime Tour of Public Art A paradox: In an age when privacy has dwindled, public space seems to be atrophying too. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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Harlem June 22 Issue

Over 200 business women shouted in unison the conference theme, “I am The Boss…I’m A Smart Woman and Money Matters In My Life.

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Harlem June 8 Issue

Gospel fever radiated from the Prudential Center on Saturday, May 13 at the 35th Annual McDonald’s Gospelfest. This year’s show was filled with epic performances and captivating moments.

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Harlem June 15 Issue

The New York Junior League Playground Improvement Project (“PIP”) had 1,000 women volunteer their time on Saturdays and Sundays over five weekends in April and May 2017 to clean, paint and landscape around Jackie Robinson Park.

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A Noose at the Smithsonian Brings History Back to Life

A Noose at the Smithsonian Brings History Back to Life The person who recently left a noose at the National Museum of African American History and Culture clearly intended to intimidate, by deploying one of the most feared symbols in American racial history. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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From Cuba, a Stolen Myth

From Cuba, a Stolen Myth Late last week, the Trump administration announced that it would be re-abnormalizing the relationship between the United States and Cuba. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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Nonprofit Sues to Block Sale of East Harlem Building to Competing Buyer

 The nonprofit claims in a suit the owner skirted an agreement by adding unauthorized requirements to purchase the building at 1680 Madison Avenue.

The nonprofit claims in a suit the owner skirted an agreement by adding unauthorized requirements to purchase the building at 1680 Madison Avenue. View Full Caption

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EAST HARLEM — A nonprofit affordable housing developer is suing to block the sale of an apartment complex to a private developer — claiming it was cheated out of the deal by the building’s current owner, which tried to force the buyer to purchase two more properties to seal the deal, a lawsuit says.

Nuevo El Barrio Rehabilitación De Vivienda Y Economía (NERVE) claims it had the right to purchase the seven-story, 135-unit building at 1680

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PHOTOS: Salsa’s Roots Traced to City’s Streets in New Museum Exhibit

 Dancers on Randall's Island in 1974.

View Full Caption Dancers on Randall’s Island in 1974.

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EAST HARLEM— Like many other cultural phenomena, the origins of salsa can be traced back to the city’s streets.

The vibrant, high-energy dance was shaped by the city’s Latino communities as they acclimated to life in the city in the 1960s, according to the Museum of the City of New York.

With the city as the lab, the Cuban rumba, the Puerto Rican bomba, the Latin boogaloo and the Dominican palo, among others, were fused together to create a dance movement they

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