DWELL: 465 WEST 144TH STREET BACK ON MARKET

February 21, 2018

Harlem Bespoke: One of the rarely available landmark townhouses on the block of West 144th Street between Convent and Amsterdam Avenue went up on the market last summer for $2.5 million but then was removed shortly after.  Number 465 West 144th St…

LISTEN: AFRICA NOW AT THE APOLLO

February 21, 2018

Saturday, March 3rd, 8:00PM, Africa Now! at the Apollo Theater, 253 West 125th Street by 7th Avenue.  Now in its sixth season, this annual concert celebrates the best of today’s African music scene. This year’s concert spotlights the continent’s contemporary trends in electronic music.  Get tickets and more details at the Apollo site: LINK

MEET: THE LGBT LIFE & LANGSTON

February 21, 2018

Friday, March 2nd, 6:00pm – 8:30PM, The LGBT Life & Langston Program & Reception at the Langston Hughes House, 20 East 127th Street. Harlem Pride welcomes LGBT friends and neighbors to a presentation, The LGBT Life & Langston by Harlem…

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February 21, 2018

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EAT: BLUE CRAB MONDAYS AT LOUI LOUI

February 21, 2018

Harlem Bespoke:  We noticed that a crowd had been stopping by early in the evening at Loui Loui on Broadway just two blocks south of 125th Street and decided to check out what the daily offerings were about.  It turned out each day of the wee…

RENT: A BROWNSTONE STUDIO ON HAMILTON PLACE

February 20, 2018

Harlem Bespoke:  Studio prices apparently are going up quite a bit over the past year but the one located at 50 Hamilton Place going for $1,950 a month at least has shared outdoor space and is a no-fee listing. There is a lot of old world charm an…

EXERCISE: HARLEM CYCLE ON ACP

February 20, 2018

Harlem cycle debuted within the Strivers Row neighborhood on Adam Clayton Powell by 138th Street on the lower level of historic brownstone back in 2016. This cardio destination is not a big flashy gym so uptown fitness enthusiasts will receive more one…

EXERCISE: HARLEM CYCLE ON ACP

February 20, 2018

Harlem cycle debuted within the Strivers Row neighborhood on Adam Clayton Powell by 138th Street on the lower level of historic brownstone back in 2016. This cardio destination is not a big flashy gym so uptown fitness enthusiasts will receive more one…

REMEMBER: KING IN NEW YORK AT MCNY

February 20, 2018

King in New York at the Museum of the City of New York,  Fifth Avenue by 104th Street.  Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr., King in New York traces the civil rights leader’s encounters with New York from the 1950s until his assassination in 1968. The exhibition’s historic images chronicle King’s sermons in churches and speeches to the United Nations, his discussions about race relations with New York City’s mayor, and his relationships with New York’s own networks of activists.  More details can be found at the MCNY site: LINK

REMEMBER: KING IN NEW YORK AT MCNY

February 20, 2018

King in New York at the Museum of the City of New York,  Fifth Avenue by 104th Street.  Commemorating the 50th anniversary of the death of Martin Luther King Jr., King in New York traces the civil rights leader’s encounters with New York from the 1950s until his assassination in 1968. The exhibition’s historic images chronicle King’s sermons in churches and speeches to the United Nations, his discussions about race relations with New York City’s mayor, and his relationships with New York’s own networks of activists.  More details can be found at the MCNY site: LINK