Join The Jody Sperling And The Columbus-Amsterdam BID Present The Amsterdam Eco/Arts Festival

Jody Sperling/Time Lapse Dance and The Columbus-Amsterdam BID join forces to present the Amsterdam Eco/Arts Festival. Continue Reading →


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New Report Reveals Inequities In The Exposure To Urban Heat Islands From Harlem To Hollis

NYC experiences higher temperatures in the summertime compared to nearby rural areas due to the large area of heat-absorbent paved surfaces and buildings. Continue Reading →


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Harlem’s Fred Ebb, Legendary Lyricist, Columbia Grad, Co-Writer Of New York, New York, 1928-2004

Fred Ebb, April 8, 1928 – September 11, 2004, who lived in West Harlem was a musical theatre lyricist who had many successful collaborations with composer John Kander. Continue Reading →


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The Legendary Claremont Avenue, The Smartest, And Beautiful Damn Avenue In Harlem

Claremont Avenue is a short avenue in the Morningside Heights neighborhood in West Harlem, in New York. Continue Reading →


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West Harlem Development Corporation Grows At Sweets Building In West Harlem

The Janus Property Company has closed a lease with the West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) at the Sweets Building, 423 West 127th Street, in Harlem. Continue Reading →


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The West Harlem DC’s 2021 Community Benefits Grant Application Is Now Open

The West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) is pleased to announce the 2021 Community Benefits Grants cycle (2021 CBG). Continue Reading →


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Altina Schinasi, The Harlem Girl Who Knew Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks, Salvador Dali And Invented Cat-Eye Glasses

Altina Schinasi Miranda, August 4, 1907 – August 19, 1999, an American heiress, sculptor, filmmaker, entrepreneur, window dresser, designer, and best known for designing the Harlequin eyeglass or Cat-Eye frames. Continue Reading →


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