Harlem Coffee Shop Signs On At Columbia’s Manhattanville Campus

The Commercial Observer reports that a local Harlem coffee shop plans to open its second location in Columbia University’s new Manhattanville campus, according to a press release from the institution. Subscribe Continue Reading →

The Mink Building Behind-The-Scene Construction In The Manhattanville Factory District Of Harlem

The Mink Building is a 110-year-old industrial site, once home of the Bernheimer and Schwartz Pilsner Brewing Company, and later a storage facility for mink coats (the name). Subscribe to Continue Reading →

Harlem Cove Manhattanville New York, Pre-1800

Harlem Cove today is Manhattanville. Manhattanville sits in a valley formerly called Moertje David’s Vly (“Mother David’s Valley”; in Dutch, Vly is short for vallei, or “valley”) during the Dutch Continue Reading →

The Harlem Pier At 125th Street Manhattanville New York 1890-1934

A fantastic view looking northwest at the Harlem Pier at 125th Street and Riverside Drive in Manhattanville Harlem, New York, 1890 – 1934. Subscribe to Harlem World Magazine The Harlem Love connection:

Manhattanville

Subscribe to Harlem World Magazine Manhattanville (also known as West Harlem or West Central Harlem) is a neighborhood in theNew York City borough of Manhattan bordered on the north and south Continue Reading →

The 125th Street Ferry And Station, Harlem, NY, 1903-1941

Subscribe to Harlem World Magazine The 125th Street Ferry in Harlem ran back and forth to the Edgewater Ferry Station in New Jersey and back to Harlem during the turn of the 20th century Continue Reading →

NYC To Conduct Adulticiding To Reduce West Nile Virus From Harlem To Hollis

To reduce mosquito activity and the risk of West Nile virus, the Health Department will conduct its ninth adulticide treatment of the season. Subscribe to Harlem World Magazine The Harlem Continue Reading →

An Invitation To Uptown Community Board 9 “The Artist Circle” In Harlem

The Community Board 9 Arts and Culture committee is pleased to invite all performing and visual artist in Manhattanville, Morningside Heights and Hamilton Heights to “The Artist Circle” which will Continue Reading →

Claremont Theatre And Restaurant In Edison Film Harlem, NY (video)

The photograph above shows the entrance to the Claremont Theatre on the southeast corner of 135th Street at 3320-3338 Broadway where Thomas Edison is showing Gertrude McCoy and Bigelow Cooper in Continue Reading →

The 125th Street Fault In Harlem, And Harlem’s Earthquake Risk

The NY Times commented that, “the earth never rests, not even in the city that never sleeps,” is on point because the rift in the crust that runs along underneath this Continue Reading →

Only 1% Of Columbia University’s $10 million Commitment To Affordable Housing Spent

Subscribe to Harlem World Magazine The Columbia Spectator reports that outside the West Harlem Development Corporation’s office, which sits on 127th Street between Morningside and Amsterdam Avenue, is a parking Continue Reading →