Now, it’s the brokers causing the gentrification of Harlem. A group of Upper Manhattan real estate agents sick of peddling apartments in buildings with abandoned or substandard retail spaces on the ground floors has opened a string of coffee shops in a bid to spruce up the neighborhood — and hike prices for the units…
The 125th Street BID reports the opening of Carter’s location, located at 215 West 125th Street, in Harlem, New York.
The 125th Street BID reports the opening of Piece of Velvet, a Brooklyn-based cupcake shop and bakery, has opened up a brand new location at 17 West 125th Street in our corridor on 125th Street.
Join the 125th Street Business Improvement District for the Small Business and Affordable Care Act at 361 West 125th Street Auditorium in Harlem, NY.
Harlem, and West Harlem in particular, has a rich cultural history and has had a tremendous impact on the arts in all of New York City.
Extell Development, one of the city’s biggest developers, has its sights set on East Harlem said a Daily News article.
Barbara Askins president of the 125th Street BID was honored with a Bill McCreary Living Legion Awards 2014, during this past Black History Month Award on February 27th, 2014 by Healthfirst.
“This (Italian) section of East Harlem was developed during the 1880s with the familiar New York brownstone residences and walk-up apartments,” states New York Then and Now.
Harlem, and the area close to 125th street, had a large number of theaters. There were theaters that are long gone in East Harlem, theaters that have survived are now churches and theaters that are just sealed up.
Just east of Park Avenue at 125th street, the building in the center of this photograph was once The Harlem Hall in 1873.
The early years of the sewage treatment plant under Riverbank State Park at least has a guard booth. Well, it was a different world in the mid-20th century.
This photograph was taken during the 1930’s. The Fox Star Theater has been reduced to a second run house by this point.
New York City Economic Development Corporation today announced the launch of the NYC Broadband Map, an initiative designed to expand connectivity and ensure that the City further establishes its position as a leader in technology in the 21st century.
From our friends at the 125th Street BID, this is a customer counting from the corner of 125th Street and Frederick Douglass Boulevard’ The status were complied on Friday, August 1st, 2012: Total Visitors This Month: 719,248 Total Visitors This Year: 5,122,781
It started out as a way to raise money for the holiday lights on 125th Street in the middle of a recession. Now a collection of Harlem community groups is banding together to promote businesses in the neighborhood. The Promotional Alliance of Harlem consists of the 125th Street Business Improvement District, Harlem Business Alliance, Harlem…