Tag: Harlem (Manhattan, NY)

Hungry City: At Seasoned Vegan, Soul Food That Never Harmed a Soul

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The chef Brenda Beener substitutes burdock for chicken and konjac for shrimp at her Harlem restaurant, which debunks the notion of veganism as sacrifice.

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Harlem Restaurant Owner, Employees Sue City for Wrongful Arrest

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The owner of MIST Harlem and two employees filed a lawsuit in Manhattan federal court on Wednesday alleging they were wrongfully arrested last year.

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Fixing Public Housing: A Day Inside a $32 Billion Problem

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We shadowed a superintendent in a Harlem complex to see what saving the nation’s largest public housing system really looks like on the ground.

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Renters: Finding a Way to Stay in Harlem

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One Harlem resident was determined to remain, even as the area gentrified and rents rose around her.

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On the Market: Homes for Sale in Brooklyn and Manhattan

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This week’s properties are in Midtown South, Harlem and Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

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Holding Out, Despite the Demolition

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Even as his landlord tears down the East Harlem building he lives in, Ray Tirado has stayed put in his apartment. “Harassment by construction” is a critical part of how gentrification takes hold in neighborhoods like this, experts…

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The Hunt: A Home to Reshape in His Image

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An image consultant priced out of Harlem switches his search to the South Bronx.

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On the Market: Homes for Sale in Manhattan and Brooklyn

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This week’s properties are in Central Harlem and Kips Bay.

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Hot Jazz in a Veterans Club Basement in Harlem

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Musicians and fans mourned the death last winter of Seleno Clarke, a jazz organist who founded the Harlem Groove Band. But the group’s Sunday concerts are still very much happening.

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