Tag: Holiday Lights

  • Growing Kale in a Shipping Container

    Growing Kale in a Shipping Container

    CBS reports on Harlem Grown – an organization that seeks to harvest fresh food for families facing hard times. The 11 year old organization is trying an experimental farm in a shipping container, here in Harlem https://www.cbsnews.com/newyork/news/harlem-grown-shipping-container-grow-house/ “The average head of lettuce in the U.S. is traveling 2,500, 3,000 miles. This one’s traveling 25 feet,”…

  • Scenes from The 125th Street BID Holiday Lights Parade

    Scenes from The 125th Street BID Holiday Lights Parade

    Mayor Eric Adams Praises Hero Officers from East Harlem’s 25th Precinct In East Harlem, NYC Mayor Eric Adams praised the NYPD officers who saved a man who fell into the subway tracks on Thanksgiving:



    The traditional Harlem Holiday Lights celebration, a production coordinated by the 125th Street Business Improvement District (BID), in partnership with Manhattan Community Boards 9 and 10, as well as Mount Morris Park Community Improvement Association, is focusing on a call for Unity and Peace in the Community, as the theme of the 29th year of…

  • Holiday Lights

    Holiday Lights

    Join the 125th Street BID at the Harlem Holiday Lights festival! November 15th. 6:00 PM As Seen In East Harlem Educate to Liberate Harlem Restaurant Week https://www.harlemrestaurantweek.com/

  • LGA + Harlem

    LGA + Harlem

    Travelers to LGA’s Terminal B have likely noticed the massive mosaic wall with stylized clouds and New York icons sprinkled about. Artist Laura Owens has created a playful checklist of the important and ephemeral New York sites for visitors and natives to smile and nod at. Everything from the eternal (the pizza slice): to the…

  • Harlem Holiday Lights 2021

    Harlem Holiday Lights 2021

    Tonight! Festivities kick off at 5 p.m. on West 125th Street just east of Broadway, with a Parade of Lights Kickoff. Then the parade will go south along Adam Clayton Powell down to 110th Street, and then come back on Lenox but go around Marcus Garvey Park and then head west again on 125th. There…

  • Holiday Lights Tonight

    The 125th Street BID will light up West 125th Street tonight. For more details on the festivities, see: https://harlemlightitup.vamonde.com/posts/event-details-turn-on-the-lights/10455/ Marilyn Monroe in Harlem From the website: https://www.popspotsnyc.com/iconic_new_york_city_film_locations/ What the site doesn’t say is that one of her husbands – Arthur Miller – lived almost where the camera is, taking the photo. Miller was born in…