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QUOTE: Maya Angelou

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.” – Maya Angelou 

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Mega Fruit Stand on Frederick Douglass Boulevard – Harlem

We came across this Mega Fruit Stand on the corner of Frederick Douglass Boulevard and 116th facing Harlem Tavern late Saturday night. A group of us friends leaving tavern bought fresh fruit for juicing, for breakfast and for…

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AIRBNB Adds Harlem Community Profile

AIRBNB,  a leading travel accommodations booking site, has added a Harlem community profile. AIRBNB is a perfect way for anyone wanting to visit new york city for vacation or business to find the perfect vacation rental and stay in…

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Book: Straw Bale Gardens for Harlem’s Green Spaces

Harlem is full of green spaces. Straw bale gardens are surely already part of the mix. This best selling book featured in The New York Times is a perfect reference for both the newcomer or the initiated.

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Harlem Flo – a flower boutique in Harlem

Harlem Flo flower shop (original) was one of the new businesses to open years ago on Frederick Douglass Boulevard’s restaurant row.  Now they are expanded in to a multi purpose boutique.  More and more FDB is becoming retail…

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Plan D: How to Lose Weight and Beat Diabetes – Sherri Shepherd’s New Book

Sherri Shepherd, of The View and 30 Rock fame, has a new book coming out titled  Plan D: How To Lose Weight And Beat Diabetes (Even If You Don’t Have It). This comedian, actress, author and one time…

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Live Reading Of The Book SLAVE At Les Ambassades In Harlem

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 There will be a Live reading of the book SLAVE by critically acclaimed author Jacqueline Malcolm.  It will take place at 7:00pm until 9:00pm at Les Ambassades Bar & Restaurant on Lenox Avenue in Harlem. Looks like…

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THE PLAN – Book Party and Signing at The 5 and Diamond in Harlem with Lyn-Genet

JAN 24 – BOOK PARTY & SIGNING “THE PLAN”  Lyn-Genet Recitas We are happy to announce an upcoming event Thursday, January 24th at The 5 and Diamond Restaurant in Harlem.  Join Lyn Genet for her book party and…

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Harlem Condo Life – “About Us” UPDATE

About Us Harlem Condo Life is your gateway to Harlem. . We are a group of friends from diverse backgrounds living in Harlem and sharing news and events since 2007.  Some of us still living in the same building…

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