New Festival Celebrates Immigrants’ Contributions To American Comedy, Art, Food, Film & Fashion With Harlem’s Marcus Samuelsson

New American Economy (NAE) announces the launch of the New American Festival, a groundbreaking celebration of immigrant contributions to American comedy, art, food, film, fashion, and more. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: The Harlem EatUp! Luminary Award Dinner At Ginny’s Supper Club

By Lil Nickelson

The Luminary Award Dinner for the 5th Annual Harlem EatUp Festival was a memorable event held on Thursday, May 16th, 2019 at Ginny’s Supper Club in the lower level of Red Rooster Harlem. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Marcus Samuelsson’s Black History Month Dinner Series

By Lil Nickelson

Chef/ restauranteur Marcus Samuelsson wanted to celebrate Black History Month in 2019 in a different way than he has in the past. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Marcus Samuelsson To Host Black History Dinner Series Throughout 2019

By Lil Nickelson

Marcus Samuelsson to Host Black History Dinner Series Throughout 2019, leave it to Samuelsson to come up with a dining series to honor Black History Month that will happen through the year, not just for a month. Continue Reading →

44th Annual Harlem Week Explores Diverse Flavors of Harlem Cuisine

For over four decades, The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce has celebrated Harlem’s rich cultural heritage through the month-long celebration of HARLEM WEEK—lovingly described “the longest week of the year.” Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil At The 3rd Annual Harlem EatUp! Festival 2017 (Photographs)

By Lil Nickelson

The 3rd annual Harlem’ Festival took place from May 15th through May 21st throughout various venues in the village of Harlem. On Tuesday, May 16th Prudential Insurance sponsored a five-course meal at Ginny’s Supper Club in the lower level of Red Rooster Harlem. Continue Reading →

The Aurum Condominium Opens In Central Harlem

aurum in harlem2The Aurum, a brand-new full service condominium in the heart of historic Central Harlem, and the first new build north of 125th street in over five years, just hit the market.  Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: The 1st Annual Harlem Eat Up Festival

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By Lil Nickelson

Executive Chef/Owner Marcus Samuelsson of Red Rooster Harlem and Streetbird Rotisserie (pictured above with his wife model Maya Haile) came up with the idea for a festival to celebrate and showcase the diversity of Harlem’s food, culture and spirit.  Continue Reading →