Author: harlemcondolife

Hip-Hop Museum Coming to New Bronx Point Mega-Development

Bronx Point rendering View Full Caption New York City Economic Development Corporation The Bronx — The Universal Hip-Hop Museum is finally getting a home, part of a mega-development complex coming to Bronx Point. The museum, which is in its…

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Two-Building Development at 305 West 128th Street Revealed, West Harlem

Back in January of 2016, YIMBY reported on new building applications for a through block site spanning from 305 West 128th Street to 304 West 129th Street, in West Harlem, between Frederick Douglass Boulevard and St. Nicholas Avenue….

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Rodriguez Concedes To Diana Ayala In Race For Melissa Mark-Viverito’s Seat

Diana Ayala View Full Caption Campaign website THE BRONX — Assemblyman Robert Rodriguez, who demanded that every vote be counted before accepting Diana Ayala as the winner of City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s vacated seat, has conceded victory.  “I offer…

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New El Barrio Taco Joint Built on Top of Old Taco Joint

La Chula View Full Caption EAST HARLEM — When chef Julian Medina moved from Mexico to New York 20 years ago, it was so difficult to get authentic Mexican ingredients that a restaurant he worked for had to…

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New El Barrio Taco Joint Built on Top of Old Taco Joint

La Chula View Full Caption EAST HARLEM — When chef Julian Medina moved from Mexico to New York 20 years ago, it was so difficult to get authentic Mexican ingredients that a restaurant he worked for had to…

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Harlem September 14 Issue

Harlem September 14 Issue For two days before the start of this year’s school year the Correction Officers’ Benevolent Association (“COBA”) sponsored free haircuts for kids age 4 to 18 years old at a barbershop in the Bronx…

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Rodriguez Concedes To Diana Ayala In Race For Melissa Mark-Viverito’s Seat

Diana Ayala View Full Caption Campaign website THE BRONX — Assemblyman Robert Rodriguez, who demanded that every vote be counted before accepting Diana Ayala as the winner of City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito’s vacated seat, has conceded victory.  “I offer…

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Mayor’s Affordable Housing Not Helping People Who Need it Most, Study Says

Just 11 percent of affordable units created by de Blasio targets earners under $30K, a report says. View Full Caption DNAinfo/Ben Fractenberg MANHATTAN — With the city’s homelessness crisis unabated, housing advocates are asking why most of the…

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New York YIMBY

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New York YIMBY30 Hudson Yards Surpasses 10 Hudson Yards on Climb to 1,296-Foot PinnacleReveal for 20 West 15th Street, New Hotel Coming to ChelseaThe Chamberlain Rising at 269 West 87th Street, Upper West SidePermits Filed for 210 West…

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