Tag Archives: Sylvia’s

Quote: Is Harlem ‘Good’ Now? (Marcus Samuelsson)

“I travel all over the world for work and I am constantly asked to define Harlem. What’s it like, people ask. Is it cool? Is it safe? When I go to places like the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, … Continue reading

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Harlem Restaurant & Retail Week Aug 15th – 31st

Harlem Park To Park Presents Harlem Restaurant and Retail Week!  Starting Thursday, August 15th, Today!  Look for Prix Fixe 3 course Menu Lunch $20,13 and dinner $30,13 from many of your favorite Harlem Hot Spots.  Also Retailers will have on … Continue reading

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“Harlem is unquestionably happening…” says NYC and Company

  New York’s official marketing and tourism organization NYC and Company‘s latest “Neighborhood X Neighborhood” unveiled its latest campaign on  Wednesday highlighting Harlem and Washington Heights , including a multipage article on Harlem’s Foodie Renaissance and a Destination:Harlem page that … Continue reading

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Uptown Battle of the Bars 8/12-21

Top bars and bartenders uptown compete from August 12th – 21th. Presented by HARLEM PARK TO PARK and sponsored by RIAZUL TEQUILA. Final showdown event on August 26th from 6 pm – 10 pm, when the winner will be announced. … Continue reading

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Happy Easter from HarlemCondoLife!

Happy Easter Harlem from all of us here at HarlemCondoLife.  With Easter being such an important holiday for many of us here in Harlem (and around the globe) we hope you have a healthy and happy Easter with your family, … Continue reading

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Tour of Harlem’s up-and-coming neighborhood on SPACEStv

YouTube’s SPACEStv channel (NYT) features a new episode of “Take Me Home”– an ‘ambush makeover’ show hosted by MadTV and frequent guest of Chelsea Lately, Arden Myrin.  In this newest episode, Arden gets to experience firsthand the up-and-coming Harlem Lenox Ave./Malcolm X Blvd. neighborhood when she … Continue reading

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Coming to Harlem – 100,000 Square Foot Development

A reader of HarlemCondoLife informed us about a new 100,000 square-foot development that will be opening at 301-303 125th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard.  The four story building will include a DSW discount shoe store, Joe’s Crab Shack restaurant and Blink Fitness … Continue reading

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Jado Sushi – Grand Opening in Harlem

Last night was the Grand Opening of Jado Sushi in Harlem and it was an enjoyable night and a great crowd.  It has actually already been open for two weeks now but the Grand Opening makes it official. This early … Continue reading

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Tribute to Harlem Legend Sylvia Woods

Harlem’s “Queen of Soul Food” Sylvia Woods, 86, died Thursday afternoon at her home in Mount Vernon, N.Y, after suffering from Alzheimers disease for the past few years. Woods and her husband Herbert, natives of South Carolina who met as … Continue reading

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Reminiscing About Harlem

by Fabsheeba for HarlemCondoLife.com @HarlemHCL I would have to say that Harlem will remain a part of me no matter where I live now. It is where I landed when making the west to east coast transition 17 years ago. I was … Continue reading

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