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Halloween in Harlem

It’s Halloween in Harlem!  Here’s what’s going on in the neighborhood this weekend! Harlem Nights Michael Jackson Thriller:  New Harlem Besame – Friday, 30 October – 8 pm – 12 am   Howl-o-ween Pet Adoptathon – Bohemia Realty     … Continue reading

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AZANIA AT THE APOLLO MUSIC CAFÉ – AFRICA NOW!

We were recently introduced to an extraordinary talent, the globally successful Azania from Sierre Leone, West Africa who now lives right here in our beloved Harlem.  If you want to experience a truly gifted vocalist, you can come to see … Continue reading

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Twitter’s Jack Dorsey feels the electricity of small business in Harlem

Jack Dorsey (co-founder and co-creator of Twitter and founder and CEO of Square, a mobile payments company), connects with entrepreneurs with businesses based in Harlem, in this fascinating interview. Featured businesses include Harlem Skin Clinic and Astor Row Cafe. This … Continue reading

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Harlem Biospace: Home to new innovative emerging medical research startups

Sixteen health care focussed startups have settled inside the new Harlem Biospace, on W. 127th St. The Bloomberg administration contributed $626,000 and partnered with Columbia University biomedical engineering professor Sam Sia for the balance of the funding. Companies include an … Continue reading

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Sunday Jazz Corner With Cab Calloway

Let’s go back in time to a different era and take a look at old Harlem with the sounds of Jazz vocalist Cab Calloway.  Born on December 25, 1907, in Rochester, New York, after a short period in Chicago he … Continue reading

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Sunday Jazz Corner With Rachelle Ferrell

For those who don’t know, you need to know.  For those who do know, you don’t need me telling you why Rachelle Ferrell is so respected and admired by all of our musical greats and in the jazz community.  There … Continue reading

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Condé Nast Traveller “24 hours in Harlem” – Did your favorite spot make the list?

Condé Nast Traveller selected and reviewed the hippest bars, eateries and unique places in Harlem this week. Did your favorite spot make the list? Find out which after-hours bars, chic restaurants, hotels and quirky shops are on their list here. … Continue reading

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Harlem Real Estate Heats Up

StreetEasy.com’s VP of Research Sofia Song indicates that while prices across Manhattan have remained relatively flat since last year’s first quarter, Central Harlem has seen a 6.6 percent increase in median closing price.  This is the highest of any neighborhood … Continue reading

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A Great Night In Harlem – The 11th Annual

This Thursday night on May 17th the 11th Annual “A Great Night In Harlem” concert will be held at the Apollo Theater.  The event starts at 7PM and tickets are still available for this star studded event including an exciting … Continue reading

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Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival May 7th-13th

… Mark your calendars and make sure not to miss the Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival which will run May 7 – 13, 2012.  “The prestige of the past.  The pulse of the present.” 2012 Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival Re-creates Small’s … Continue reading

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