Red Rooster in Harlem named restaurant to watch this Fall

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By HarlemGal Harlem’s Red Rooster, owned by celebrity chef and Harlemite Marcus Samuelsson, was named one of 15 new restaurants to watch this Fall by The Wall Street Journal. Red Rooster, which is scheduled to open in October at 310…

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Bibi Salon coming to Harlem

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By HarlemGal Back in July, we told how 2220 Frederick Douglass Blvd was being prepped as a beauty salon. We have now learned of the exact name of the business going into that space. Bibi Salon is moving…

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Virtual Mall Malluu Proves Harlem Remains A Center Of Innovation

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By HarlemGuy  Malluu.com is what we believe to be a first. A multi-level virtual shopping complex first reported in AM New York. First floor: Six shoe stores featuring Adidas, Timberland, Puma, Fila, Polo and Reebok. Second floor: A…

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A reversal on BBQing in Morningside Park

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By HarlemGuy What a difference a summer makes. As our readers know our recent posts on BBQing in Morningside Park have generated copious comments. It all started with a post referencing the sign below regarding BBQ areas in…

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Take A Dip During The Remaining Days Of Summer

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By HarlemGuy City public pools will remain open until Labor Day (September 6, 2010). Make sure to get your last dips in on or before 9/6/2010. General hours of operation are 11:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., and 4:00…

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Quote: Free at last

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And if America is to be a great nation this must become true. So let freedom ring from the prodigious hilltops of New Hampshire. Let freedom ring from the mighty mountains of New York. Let freedom ring from…

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I Have A Dream

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By HarlemGuy Today is the 40th anniversary Martin Luther King’s I have A Dream speech, delivered on August 28, 1963. Washington, D.C.. In 1963 I had not yet lived my first full year.   And yet my life would…

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UPDATE: Busboys and Poets owner visits Harlem

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By HarlemGal The possibility of Busboys and Poets opening up a restaurant in Harlem is alive and well. How do we know this? Anas “Andy” Shallal, the owner of Busboys and Poets, has finally commented on the subject….

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Harlem makes its debut on YouTube search stories

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By HarlemGal As a blogger, I am constantly on the internet using various search terms to help with blog posts about Harlem. I decided to take some of those search terms I use frequently about Harlem and apply…

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