Seitu’s World: An Evening At The Central Park’s Conservatory Garden 2019 (Photos)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

More than 500 young New Yorkers gathered at Central Park’s Conservatory Garden (Fifth Avenue and East 105th Street) on Wednesday, June 19, 2019, for the 14th annual Evening in the Garden. Continue Reading →

Central Park Spring At 109th Street And 8th Avenue Harlem, New York, 1901

A photograph of the Central Park natural Spring entrance by photographed by James Reuel Smith at West 109th Street at Eighth Avenue in central Harlem, NY, on March 18, 1901. Continue Reading →

SummerStage Is Great Time For Family Day In Central Park

SummerStage performances are fun and welcoming for New Yorkers of all ages. Their schedule highlights family-friendly activities, including dance and drum workshops. Continue Reading →

Central Harlem Historic District Gains Momentum

NY Curbed reports that a proposal to create a new historic district in Central Harlem is gaining steam; the City’s Landmarks Preservation Commission fielded public testimony on the proposed district at a meeting on Tuesday, and there was unanimous support for designation. Continue Reading →

New Harlem Meer “Kinky” Fly Species Gets Harlem Professor’s Moniker

Source reports that introducing Themira lohmanus, a fly like no other, and the most recently discovered species in the popular Manhattan urban oasis of Harlem Meer in Central Park! Continue Reading →