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Lemon Cake at Lee Lee’s in Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife Not too long ago I had guests in town visiting from Florida who once lived in NYC. They wanted to walk the streets of Harlem. So I took them down the fabulous and famous…

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Lemon Cake at Lee Lee’s in Harlem

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife (twitter: @HarlemHCL) Not too long ago I had guests in town visiting from Florida who once lived in NYC. They wanted to walk the streets of Harlem. So I took them down the fabulous…

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Double Dutch Holiday Classic Sunday December 7th

By NativeNewYorker If you want to see some world class jump rope, check out the Double Dutch Holiday Classic this Sunday, December 7th from 1 – 4 pm at Harlem’s APOLLO Theatre.  If you’ve never seen competitive Double…

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Is FDB becoming the restaurant row in Harlem?

For the last couple of years (let’s say three, which isn’t that long), there have been a number of new cafes, restaurants, and bars that have opened up along Frederick Douglass Blvd between 111th and 119th Street. If…

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Parking in West Harlem

Looking for a way to deal with alternate side parking?  As parking on the streets of Harlem becomes increasingly more difficult, I decided to search for garages in the neighborhood.  On the corner of St. Nicholas and Frederick…

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Harlem Flo (floral atelier)

By HarlemHouse A great little addition to the up and coming new businesses on Frederick Douglass Blvd. This friendly and helpful flower shop carries a nice selection of house plants and a large variety of cut flowers.  They…

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Exxon Out, BP in at Central Park North/FDB Gas Station

What has typically been an Exxon gas station for many years, has apparently changed ownership to BP.  This was very evident recently with a worker changing the sign during a sunny day in Harlem at 111th and Frederick…

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Atomic Wings coming soon to Harlem

Atomic Wings will be opening a new outlet by year end @ 113th and 8th Avenue across the street from Melbas.  Those of you who have lived or visited the southwestern-most corner of Harlem – known as the corridor…

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“For Africa to me… is more than a glamorous fact.  It is a historical truth.  No man can know where he is going unless he knows exactly where he has been and exactly how he arrived at his…

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