Tag: Harlem

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

Malcolm X Birthday Tributes this Saturday

The 87th Birthday of Malcolm X will be celebrated this Saturday May 19th, with several tributes taking place in Harlem. The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture (515 Malcolm X Blvd  New York, NY 10037) remembers Malcolm X’s birthday

Bike from Morningside Park in Harlem to Chicago

Gather in Morningside Park in Harlem on May 25th with  NY Thrill Seekers and bicycle from New York city all the way to Chicago for charity. Title: Ride The Challenge, From NYC to Chicago, for the Young Adult Institute! When: Start: May 25th 7:00am End: June

The Future of Education Blazes A Path Through Harlem: Khan Academy

The future of education is changing dramatically. Nowhere is this more evident than in Harlem. The changes are happening on a number of fronts. Harlem’s high-performing charter schools are just the tip of the iceberg. But the true game changer