“Choose a job you love,
and you will never have to work a day
in your life.”
“A people without the knowledge of their past history, origin and culture is like a tree without roots.” – Marcus Garvey * Marcus Garvey was a Political figure, black separatist. He lived in Harlem at 235 West 131st Street.
The Real Deal reports that a team involved with the 68-unit Mirada condominiums in Harlem have been temporarily banned from developing apartments in the state and ordered to set aside $3.2 million, pending a court case over alleged defects at the project. The AG filed suit against the developers in New York State Supreme Court, alleging a range of fraud and concealment at the eight-story development at 161 East 110th Street.
RhythmDB’s latest mix for HCL is sure to be a favorite for the grown and sexy crowd. Bringing it downtempo this podcast will take you on a soulful journey with chillout grooves, jazz, neo-soul, brazilian, hiphop, world, remixes & mellow house grooves. To download or stream “Nights In Harlem” (Lounge Mix) click on the following links below…
This version of ”Strange Fruit” by Nina Simone channels what many are feeling today. See the link below for the lyrics (controversial to many) and songwriters credits. Billie Holiday’s original version was the popular version of this jazz classic.
By Icare4Harlem The Food Bank for New York City strives to end food poverty through a large network of food assistance programs. One of these, the Food Change, Inc., located at 252 West 116th Street offers several services including a Soup Kitchen, which provides dinner five days a week, Meal Delivery for the home bound elderly, disabled, and ill; a Family Meals Program, Breakfast, a Mini-Mart Style Food Pantry, and a Help Center for assistance with rent, mortgage, utility, and benefits concerns.