New Food Hall At Columbia University With A Hot Chef Comes To West Harlem

Another food hall’s opening uptown next year. Columbia University’s new science center in West Harlem will soon be home to a food hall from chef Franklin Becker, the man behind fast-casual lunch chain Little Beet. Continue Reading →

West Harlem’s Famous Straus Park Video A Window Into Harlem’s History

The video was taken at Straus Park is a small landscaped park on the Upper West Side of Harlem where we found this old sound film of a public park at West 106th Street, in West Harlem, NY on January 9, 1930. Continue Reading →

Teachers From Harlem To Hollis Selected To Participate In Competitive STEM Training In Harlem

Today, AT&T and the universities building one of the country’s first and largest real-world testbeds of advanced wireless communications announced the names of ten teachers from schools from Harlem to Hollis, Queens. Continue Reading →

West Harlem Art Fund Announces New Satellite Location And Exhibitions On Governors Island

The West Harlem Art Fund (WHAF) will continue their exploration of migration and the various people that settled in the Americas with a two-part exhibition in a new venue on Governors Island in Nolan Park – Building 10B (NP/10). Continue Reading →

Free Summer Camp For Manhattan Community District 9 Residents In Harlem

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West Harlem Development Corporation (WHDC) will conduct a lottery for 12 two-week scholarships to Columbia University’s Little Lions Camp this summer. Continue Reading →

Finalist Announced, Vote Now For Harlem World Magazine Business Of The Year!

The nominations are in! Based on the eligible “likes” from nomination posts, Harlem World Magazine is one of the Top 2 Finalists for West Harlem’s Small Business of the Year on Alignable. Continue Reading →

Sarah Jessica Parker Gets Back To Work On Divorce In West Harlem

She revived her Sex And The City character Carrie Bradshaw for a new beer ad. But Sarah Jessica Parker had her mind back on her current TV gig, the HBO series Divorce when she was spotted in New York on Tuesday. Continue Reading →

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 →