Author: harlemcondolife

21 Striking Photos Of Black Millennials Who Declare ‘We, Too, Are America’

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This Black History Month, HuffPost Black Voices is declaring “We, Too, Are America” and we held an event in Harlem on Monday to acknowledge and ce… Read more: Arts and Entertainment, Black Lives Matter, United States, Black History…

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Revealed: 10 Lenox Avenue, Apartments Atop Second Canaan Baptist Church in Harlem

Last November, YIMBY wrote about plans to demolish the Second Canaan Baptist Church in Harlem and replace it with a new residential building. Now we have a look at the project, which will be a graceful addition to…

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Compare What Luxury vs. Non-Luxury Units Cost in Your Neighborhood

by Amy Zimmer — </div> In areas such as Downtown Brooklyn and Harlem, luxury and non-luxury prices are similar, a report found. <div> <img src=”https://assets.dnainfo.com/photo/2017/2/1486666341-290594/large.jpg” alt=”” width=”300″ height=”225″></div> MANHATTAN — As asking rents for apartments in luxury buildings…

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A History Of Black Cowboys And The Myth That The West Was White

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A quick internet search of “American cowboy” yields a predictable crop of images. Husky men with weathered expressions can be seen galloping on ho… Read more: New York, New York City, Harlem, Art and Photography (Books), American Old…

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Lester & Charlie: You Have to Meet Wilson and Maria: Homeless and Hopeful

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GIMME SHELTER Though Kit’s body was removed promptly from Harlem’s Morningside Park after he hanged himself from a tree, no one bothered for about f… Read more: Politics, Homelessness, New York, New York City, Video, Documentary, Cathedral of…

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Stacy Parker Le Melle: Black Filmmakers Shine: Interview with Harlem Filmmaker Nadhege Ptah

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This morning, we woke up to the Academy Award news that three movies that center Black lives – Moonlight, Fences, and Hidden Figures – were nominated … Read more: Nadhege Ptah, Black Filmmakers, Black Hollywood, Academy Awards, #OscarsSoWhite,…

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City Selects Development Team to Build 655-Unit Mixed-Use Affordable Project at 1691 Madison Avenue, East Harlem

Mayor Bill de Blasio’s administration has selected Jonathan Rose Companies and L+M Development Partners to develop a multi-building, affordable mixed-use project at 1691 Madison Avenue, located on most of the block bound by Park and Madison avenues and East 111th…

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Columbia University’s Three-Story University and Academic Conference Center Rises at 3205 Broadway, Harlem

Construction is now two stories above street level on Columbia University’s three-story, 55,980-square-foot University and Academic Conference Center at 3205 Broadway, located on the corner of West 125th Street in Harlem’s Manhattanville section. Steel beam construction can be seen…

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15-Story, 75-Unit Affordable Mixed-Use Building Proposed at 2395 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, Harlem

Bronx-based JCAL Development Group has filed applications for a 15-story, 75-unit mixed-use building at 2395 Frederick Douglass Boulevard, located between West 128th and 129th streets in Harlem. The project will encompass 95,200 square feet and rise 147 feet…

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