Tag: Harlem

HarlemTrends presents – JAZZ : Past Meets Present

We are happy to bring you our new podcast “HarlemTrends presents – JAZZ : Past Meets Present”  mixed for HarlemTrends by friend to the blog RhythmDB.  This is a follow up to our “Soulful Mix” podcast we posted in January 2012.

MAISON HARLEM Restaurant BISTRO to open in Harlem

Have you heard? A new restaurant is almost ready to open in Harlem on 127th Street and St. Nicholas Avenue by two “food and wine loving French New Yorkers,” Chef Romain Bonnans and host Samuel Thiam.  The MAISON HARLEM Restaurant

Black Business Works “Networking over Breakfast” Series

Black Business Works Inc. founded in 2009 to introduce the concept of “Networking over Breakfast” to more minority business professionals. ‘We wanted to provide a better alternative to building business contacts, quickly and efficiently by combining online networking with face-to-face meetings.

Vote In Harlem Primaries Today

On Tuesday, June 26th, a primary will be held to choose the Democratic candidate for the 13th Congressional District. All registered Democrats may vote.  We will be in the 15th Congressional District, which includes Harlem, Washington Heights, Inwood, and most

Uptown Fridays Party Events at The Studio Museum in Harlem

You already know about the The Studio Museum in Harlem’s Summer 2012 Exhibitions and Projects, but have you heard about UPTOWN FRIDAYS at The Studio Museum?  It’s nuthin’ but a party up in the The Studio Museum on Friday evenings

SUNDAE SERMON kicks-off Summer 2012 with Father’s Day Event

Sundae Sermon is launching its FREE summer 2012 outdoor dance party in Morningside Park at 113th street and Morningside Drive, and families are invited to come out to celebrate fathers today. Bring your tambourines, picnic baskets, blankets,  and don’t forget

23rd Annual Mount Morris Park House Tour

The 23rd Annual Mount Morris Park House Tour will take place this Sunday, June 10 from 11 AM to 4 PM, when participants will get to experience the community of Mount Morris Park up close with an invitation to visit homes

Harlem Based Incubator #IncubateNYC Wins National Prize

Harlem-based #IncubateNYC was selected by voters online,  among roughly 200 small and emerging businesses, in a contest sponsored by the furniture brand Turnstone.   The prize is an office makeover worth $25,000. #IncubateNYC, is a small business incubator on 125th St.

Harlem rapper and singer Azealia Banks to release new songs

Now that Harlem raised rapper and singer Azealia Banks has been signed to Interscope/Polydor records, expect to see her rise up from the underground and enter the mainstream music scene in the coming year.  20-year-old Azealia Banks‘ video for “212

Harlem Leaders Among Fast Company’s 100 Most Creative 2012

Olajide Williams of Hip Hop Public Health and Marcus Samuelson of Red Rooster are among Fast Company’s 100 most creative people in 2012. Olajide Williams, Founder and President, Hip Hop Public Health The Hip Hop Public Health Education Center at