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April 25th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Review: Dance Theater of Harlem Regains Its Footing There was a time, five to 10 years ago, when it seemed that Dance Theater of Harlem might not survive. The company, founded in 1969 to prove that African-Americans could master ballet, had fallen into massive debt and gone into a temporary

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April 15th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Harlem’s French Renaissance Harlem has long had a romance with France. Well before the Harlem Renaissance of the 1920s, African-American artists and musicians traveled to France to broaden their artistic vision or to escape the daily oppression of American racism. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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April 13th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Sheila Abdus-Salaam, Judge on New York’s Top Court, Is Found Dead in Hudson River Sheila Abdus-Salaam, an associate judge on New York State’s highest court and the first African-American woman to serve on that bench, was found dead on Wednesday in the Hudson River, the authorities said. Officers with the

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March 29th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over. C. P. Lacey glanced at his oversized silver watch and began tap-dancing across the floor of his cramped dressing room in Harlem. There was pep in his fleet-footed steps. At 55, he moved joyfully among the dazzling costumes and

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March 25th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

In Harlem, a Home Without Wheels Eleni Vlachos and Rob Gilbride, musicians and artists, met in Seattle in 2000. She, a drummer, ran an ad in the paper looking for a band to join. His brother and bandmate answered it. They and their large dog, Syba, settled in Durham, N.C.

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March 24th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

The State of Your Block, 2017 New York is made up of 66,000 blocks, each a little world unto itself. To know them all is to know the city in its infinite variety. It’s impossible, but we try. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 8th, 2017 by harlemcondolife

Campus Backlash After Leaders of Black Colleges Meet With Trump WASHINGTON — It was a scalding message, painted on a university campus sidewalk this week: “Welcome to the Trump plantation. Overseer: Wayne A. I. Frederick.” What made the message more jarring still was that Dr. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 3rd, 2017 by harlemcondolife

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. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 2nd, 2017 by harlemcondolife

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 writes regularly for The Atlantic, was awarded a John D. and Catherine T. Thank you for reading HarlemCondoLife.com

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March 1st, 2017 by harlemcondolife

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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