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Meet Louis Mendes, a street photographer from Harlem

By HarlemCondoLife On my way to work today I had the pleasure of meeting (actually bumping into) Louis Mendes, a street photographer from Harlem best known for his speed graphic camera. Our paths crossed right on the northwest corner of … Continue reading

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Potluck picnic at Morningside Park to address Manhattan Avenue corner real estate plans

By HarlemGal for HarlemCondoLife The Friends of Morningside Park will hold a potluck picnic this coming Tuesday, June 14th from 6-8 p.m. At the event, participants can ask questions about the park and the construction that is happening on the … Continue reading

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Duke Ellington tribute in ‘Cotton Club Parade’

By HarlemCondoLife Duke Ellington, Harlem’s famous jazz musician who is honored with a beautiful sculpture at East 110th Street and Fifth Avenue, performed at the Cotton Club in Harlem in the 1920’s and ’30’s. Now City Center’s Encores! series and … Continue reading

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Listen to ‘The Changing World: One Block in Harlem’

By HarlemCondoLife WNYC presents The Changing World: One Block in Harlem. This program “traces this iconic neighborhood’s story by telling the history of a single street in Harlem – 120th Street between 5th and 6th Avenues – from 1910 to … Continue reading

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