Author Archives: Icare4Harlem

A Neighborhood Library in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem The 115th St. branch of the New York City Public Library is not new to the neighborhood.  However, I felt that it was worth sharing my most recent experience with this institution.  Tucked around the corner of 115th … Continue reading

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Donors In Harlem

By Icare4Harlem On September 11, 2010, there were several memorial services throughout the city to recognize family and friends lost in this tragic attack.  On the same day, I also attended another important event that occurred at the Harlem School … Continue reading

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New Hours, New Menu for Café in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem Earlier this year I had the wonderful opportunity to attend the opening of The Atrium Café in Harlem.  As part of the museum experience, the café is right next door to the Studio Museum and is in partnership … Continue reading

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Great Performances Opens a New Café in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem The Atrium Café is open for business at the Studio Museum in Harlem.  I recently had the pleasure of attending the public opening of the cafe.  This latest addition joins the Museum Store, established collections, and public programs … Continue reading

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A Little French and Italian Café in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem I read previous reviews about SpaHa and decided to check out the restaurant myself.  I would agree with most comments that the place is cute and quaint.  Yes, it is small but that also adds to the coziness … Continue reading

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A Musical Tribute in Harlem

By Icare4Harlem On May 28, 2010, a tribute to the Honorable Percy Sutton and Mr. Bill Tatum will be held at the Apollo Theater.  The event is sponsored by the Gouverneur Parents Association who recognizes and appreciates the efforts of … Continue reading

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A Petland In Harlem

By Icare4Harlem Although Central Harlem is lined with an array of stores, you’ll have to peek around the southeast corner on 117th St. and Lenox Avenue to find this Petland store.  If you walk about a ½ block down the … Continue reading

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Art & Furniture In Harlem

By Icare4Harlem Whenever I’m asked, “What do you like about living in NYC?” initially I am compelled to provide the obvious “restaurants, Broadway, shopping experience” answer.  And although these are great reasons, I prefer to preface my response with “the … Continue reading

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Grab a Bite at El Aguila in Spanish Harlem

By Icare4Harlem When I first moved into Harlem, I remember surfacing from the No. 6 train station on 116th St. and noticed a “Hershey’s Ice Cream” store sign.  I must admit that I never stopped in but it wasn’t long … Continue reading

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Not Just a Bed and Breakfast in Harlem

By  iCare4Harlem Looking for a place to hold a small gathering?  Whether it’s a baby shower, business meeting, or just a quiet get together, you might want to consider the Sugar Hill Harlem Inn. Yes, this quaint Bed & Breakfast … Continue reading

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