Tag Archives: Family

QUOTE: Of the Week – Russell Simmons

“You know, I love all kinds of activism.  I certainly think blacks deserve to have something whether it is affirmative action or an opportunity that should be opened up to them.  But at the same time I believe that people … Continue reading

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A brutal attack on a Columbia University Professor and resident of Harlem

I was very upset to hear the news about this hate crime that happened last weekend.  A hateful mob attacked a Sikh man who says he was mistaken for a radical Muslim.  This is unacceptable.   Teachers and parents must … Continue reading

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It’s 4th of July Harlem – Get outside and enjoy your Holiday Weekend!

Happy 4th of July Harlem!  It’s going to be a hot and sunny weekend with temps in the high 80’s / low 90’s see NYC 5 Day Forecast.  The 37th Annual Macy’s 4th of July Fireworks will start at 8 pm … Continue reading

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Sundae Sermon + St Nicholas = Super Success!

The change of venue didn’t deter the crowds at the first Sundae Sermon of the 2013 season…in fact there were more good people grooving to good music than ever. On a gorgeous sunny Sunday, St Nicholas Park resounded with pumping … Continue reading

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UPTOWN COUNTRY FAIR – BLOCK PARTY Saturday, June 1

Come on out this Saturday the first day of June from 11:00 am – 5:30 pm for the Uptown Country Fair!  Just steps below Harlem in the Upper West Side at West 93rd & (Columbus to Amsterdam) a Sundae Sermon … Continue reading

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Harlem – Sweet Spot Festival is coming back on May 26, 2013

Summer is almost here Harlem and so is the Sweet Spot festival summer season.  This year’s kick-off will be held on May 26, 2013 from 3-9pm at the beautiful West Harlem Pier.  This is a great event for the whole … Continue reading

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Sundae Sermon This Sunday July 15th at Morningside Park!

The time has come!!!  Another Sundae Sermon finally approaches this Sunday July 15th from 2 – 7pm in Morningside Park.  Alongside DJ Stormin’ Norman this Sunday will be the one and only DJ Spinna.  If that isn’t enough the event … Continue reading

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+ Pool : An Innovative Floating Pool In The Harlem River This Summer?

Family and playLab have come up with an innovative  product design concept  to build a floating pool that sits on top of the Harlem River and uses a new filtration system to fill the pool.  They are seeking funding through a new … Continue reading

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My family Walkabout in Harlem

By HarlemGal While The Wall Street Journal recently posted their Walkabout in Harlem with Vibe Magazine Co-CEO Brett Wright and the WSJ’s Lee Hakwins, I want to share how I did my very own Walkabout with family members who were … Continue reading

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