Harlem Week’s Economic Development Day

Thursday, July 30, 2015
By: Natasha Ashby -

The anticipated 2015 Harlem Week summer festival has begun. Don’t be fooled by the name because Harlem Week is actually a monthlong celebration, and this year’s theme is “Celebrating the Journey, Embracing the Future.”

Neighborhoods: African-American history and more in Harlem

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Decades of African-American history have made Harlem one of America's most famous neighborhoods. It's also an essential destination for visitors to New York, offering art, architecture, restaurants, shopping and more.

Stanley Whitney Reclaims His History

Sunday, July 26, 2015

by John Yau -

Selling points: Harlem portfolio changes hands, Orbach bulking up in Manhattan

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

By - Real Estate Weekly


Harlem portfolio changes hands again

Adam Verner’s Springhouse Partners has sold a five-building Harlem portfolio for $25.8 million.

Brooklyn-based Galil Management purchased the mixed-use buildings, located at 220–226 West 116th Street and 449 West 125th Street.

Developer’s Harlem site could sell for $150M

Tuesday, July 21, 2015

Developer Ian Bruce Eichner is selling his two-building, 600,000 square-foot, shovel-ready development site on East 125th Street and Park Avenue in a deal that could bring in $150 million.

Eichner said he decided to sell the 421-a-eligible mixed-use site in Harlem to focus on developing 45 E. 22nd Street and two other “terrific new projects” he declined to name.

Thelma Golden: Steering the Studio Museum Ahead

Friday, July 17, 2015

By Jennifer Smith - The Wall Street Journal

The Studio Museum in Harlem was hopping Wednesday night, its galleries packed with a diverse crowd of artsy revelers checking out the museum’s new slate of summer exhibitions.

Harlem Gymnasts Compete for Top Honors at National Championships in Texas

Thursday, July 16, 2015

By Gustavo Solis | DNAinfo

HARLEM - Nine of Harlem's most talented gymnasts are competing against the country's elite in the USA Championships in Texas Friday. 

The students, all from the Wendy Hilliard Gymnastics Foundation, had to qualify through regional and state competitions to advance to this stage.