Macy’s Welcomed Chef Marcus Samuelsson In Celebration Of The Harlem EatUp! Festival

On, Friday, May 4th, 2018, guests from Harlem to Hollis were invited to Macy’s Herald Square to enjoy an evening of food, fun and live music with Macy’s Culinary Council Chef Marcus Samuelsson. Continue Reading →

A “Time To Stir, Columbia ’68” From Harlem To Harare

For seven days in April 1968, students occupied five buildings on the campus of Columbia University to protest a planned gymnasium in a nearby links between the university and the Vietnam War, and what they saw as the university’s unresponsive attitude toward students and faculty. Continue Reading →

Boy At 115th Street Harlem Well, NY 1897 (Photograph)

We love this wonderful photograph by James Reuel Smith of an little boy sitting in front of a Harlem Well at 27 West 115th Street, between Fifth and Lenox Avenues on October 26, 1897. Continue Reading →

Listen To Gabourey Sidibe’s Hilarious Audiobook And Bloopers

If you want to listen to Harlem’s Gabourey Sidibe read from her memoir This Is Just My Face: Try Not To Stare — well, you’ve come to the right place. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: New Book “Food Health And Happiness,” By Oprah Winfrey

Oprah Winfrey will be the first to tell you, she has had a complicated relationship with food. It’s been both a source of delight and comfort for her, but also the cause of an ongoing struggle with her weight. Continue Reading →

Book: “Miss Hill: Making Dance Matter” At The Top (video)

marthahilldancingMiss Hill: Making Dance Matter reveals the little known story of Martha Hill, a visionary who fought against great odds to make contemporary and modern dance a legitimate art form in America. Continue Reading →

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