Tag: Frederick Douglass

QUOTE: Frederick Douglass

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“A battle lost or won is easily described, understood, and appreciated, but the moral growth of a great nation requires reflection, as well as observation, to appreciate it.” – Frederick Douglass

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Silvana’s sign is up!

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As I was walking home this evening, I noticed this attractive marquis on the southwest corner of 116th and Frederick Douglass Blvd.  Silvana will be a “cafe boutique” featuring Middle Eastern food, international goods, and live music. Their…

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Hot Lot on Central Park North – Harlem Gas Station in the News

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Several articles surfaced today in the papers and on local news channels about the corner Harlem gas station located on 11oth Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard.  This is an unfortunate situation that the city will most likely end…

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QOUTE: Frederick Douglass

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“People might not get all they work for in this world, but they must certainly work for all they get.” – Frederick Douglass 

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Lasker Pool and all NYC Parks’ Outdoor Pools Are Open

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NYC Parks’ outdoor pools are now open just in time for the heatwave!  See below for a listing of most of the pools in the Manhattan and Bronx area.  The Pools will be open from June 28 until…

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QUOTE: Frederick Douglass

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“I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.” – Frederick Douglass

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Harlem’s Marcus Samuelsson receives Frederick Douglass Award

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By HarlemCondoLife I was flipping through newspapers from this week and came across a huge congratulatory advertisement in The New York Times regarding our very own Harlemite, Marcus Samuelsson. Apparently on May 12, Samuelsson was awarded the Frederick…

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Beer tasting at Harlem’s bier international

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By HarlemCondoLife The holidays are over. However, the fun can continue! Bier international is starting off the first work week of the year with a beer tasting by a local  Brooklyn micro brewery called Six Point. Go by…

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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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