It’s Not Summer Without Summerstage, Join The Free Concert At Marcus Garvey Park In Harlem

It’s not summer without SummerStage! Capital One City Parks Foundation SummerStage is back with free, in-person shows in Central Park, the Coney Island Amphitheater, and Harlem’s Marcus Garvey Park. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Espaillat Announces Millions In COVID-19 Relief Dollars Approved For Local Venues

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat announced nearly 50 venues in his district will receive a total of over $8 million in Shuttered Venue Operators Grants (SVOG). Continue Reading →

She Was A Harlem Owner Of The Largest African American Beauty Parlor In The World, Founder Of Freedom National Bank, And Wife Of Joe Louis

Rose Meta Morgan began a beauty empire in Harlem, NY, during the 1940s and quickly became a powerhouse in the field and a doyenne of African American high society. Continue Reading →

Harold Jackman, The Most Handsome Man In Harlem 1920’s-1930’s

If you scan the index of any reputable book on the Harlem Renaissance, you should find at least one listing for Harold Jackman, who was fabulously called “The Most Handsome Man In Harlem,” from the 1920s to the 1930’s. Continue Reading →


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