Oh Dear, The Insider’s Guide To Luxury In The Hampton’s For Summer 2018

Where To Stay Plan your Summer 2018 on the East End of beautiful Long Island, New York. With the most magnificent beaches, elegant estates, fabulous shops, and über recreational opportunities Continue Reading →

Lincoln Center Announces Out Of Doors, One Of The Oldest Free Outdoor Festivals In The USA

Lincoln Center today announced its annual Out of Doors season of free music and dance, invigorating Damrosch Park and the Lincoln Center campus from July 24 to August 12, 2018. Continue Reading →

East Harlem’s Frank “The Prime Minister” Costello, 1891 – 1973

Frank “the Prime Minister” Costello, born Francesco Castiglia; January 26, 1891 – February 18, 1973, was an Italian-American Mafia gangster and crime boss. The Harlem Love connection:

Uptown Staple Coogan’s To Close In Spring, Not Without A Fight (Updated)

Washington Heights restaurant and bar Coogan’s, which has served the community from its Broadway and West 169th Street spot since the 80s, and gets its name from Coogans Hollow as Continue Reading →

The Amazing Story Of Michael Hogan, Founder Of Harlem’s Claremont Inn, 1807-1833

Michael Hogan, 1766-1833, was an Irish-born shipowner, East India captain, slave runner, privateer, convict ship captain, involved in the early settlement of Australia, American land speculator. The Harlem Love connection:

Margaret Higgins Sanger, Planned Parenthood Founder And Organized A Clinic In Harlem

Margaret Higgins Sanger, born Margaret Louise Higgins, September 14, 1879 – September 6, 1966, also known as Margaret Sanger Slee, was an American birth control activist, sex educator, writer, and Continue Reading →

East Harlem Fireball Kathrine Narducci (Video)

Kathrine Narducci, born in 1965, to an Italian-American family grew up in Italian Harlem, New York. The Harlem Love connection:

The Award Winning Actress, East Harlem’s Joan Hackett, 1934 – 1983

[easyazon_link identifier=”B009DBBP8I” locale=”US” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Rebecca (Theater 62) (1962)[/easyazon_link][easyazon_link identifier=”B000HAB4LM” locale=”US” nw=”y” nf=”y” tag=”harlemworld-20″]Colorado[/easyazon_link]Joan Ann Hackett, March 1, 1934 – October 8, 1983, was an American actress of film, stage and television. She Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s George Carlin, One Of The Best Comics Of All Time

George Denis Patrick Carlin, May 12, 1937 – June 22, 2008, was an American comedian, actor, author and social critic. Carlin was noted for his black comedy and thoughts on Continue Reading →

The Vincent “Mad Dog Coll” And Crew Arrested For The “Harlem Baby Murders,” 1931

On July 28, 1931, Summer in Harlem, New York has always been a fun time for children of all ages. School was out and the days were longer, which meant Continue Reading →

East Harlem’s Burton Stephen “Burt” Lancaster

Burton Stephen “Burt” Lancaster (November 2, 1913 – October 20, 1994) was an American film actor noted for his athletic physique, blue eyes, and distinctive smile (which he called “The Continue Reading →

‘Little Coney Island’ On West 110th Street, Harlem, New York 1890’s (Updated)

By Pam Tice For a short period, perhaps less than five years, West 110th Street became an entertainment district known as “Little Coney Island,” 1890’s in Harlem, NY. The Harlem Love Continue Reading →

Samuel Gamble Bayne Homes, Harlem, New York 1894

Two magnificent Harlem homes (left, 360 Riverside Drive, right, 355 Riverside Drive corner of 108th to 110th Streets). The Harlem Love connection: