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Officials Table Plan for Harlem School Co-Location Amid Pushback

Parents from both schools said the plan marks a last-ditch effort by the department.

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New Art Coming to Thomas Jefferson Park and Other City Green Spaces in June

Several parks across the five boroughs will get new pieces of art created by New Yorkers. 

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Harlem School Library Gets $80K Upgrade

The school received 25 laptops in addition to the renovations, funded by retail giant Burlington. CENTRAL HARLEM — Thurgood Marshall Academy senior Danielle Mosley said it was always a challenge for her and her classmates to use the school’s…

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Finding a Roommate When You’re in Your 60s

Finding a Roommate When You’re in Your 60s When Beverly Tall, a retired office administrator, decided to get a long-term roommate to share her two-bedroom apartment in Morningside Heights, she didn’t want to take her chances with Craigslist….

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Ta-Nehisi Coates on Creating Black Superheroes

Ta-Nehisi Coates on Creating Black Superheroes When Marvel Comics announced in September 2015 that Ta-Nehisi Coates would be writing a new Black Panther series, the timing could not have been more fortuitous. That same month, Mr. Coates, who…

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Watch Rihanna Accept Harvard’s Humanitarian Of the Year Award

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Watch Rihanna Accept Harvard’s Humanitarian Of the Year Award Rihanna accepted Harvard University’s 2017 Humanitarian of the Year award with a moving but often funny speech at the school’s Sanders Theatre Tuesday. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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After 130 Years, Harvard Law Review Elects a Black Woman President

After 130 Years, Harvard Law Review Elects a Black Woman President CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — It has been 27 years since the first black man, an older student by the name of Barack Obama, was elected president of the…

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21 Most Successful Black Entrepreneurs Throughout History

21 Most Successful Black Entrepreneurs Throughout History When Black Enterprise magazine was first published in 1970, the American economic landscape was in a period of transition that resulted from the U.S. Civil Rights Movement; the outlawing of de jure racial…

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16 architects of color speak out about the industry’s race problem

16 architects of color speak out about the industry’s race problem Long before a divisive presidential election proved race and creed remain flashpoints in American society, issues of racial representation had leapt to the fore in a number…

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