Posts Tagged ‘St. Nicholas Ave’

Firefighter Dies in a Harlem Fire on Film Set | NY Times

Firefighter Dies in a Harlem Fire on Film Set | NY Times

Michael Schwirtz and Jonah Engel Bromwich of the NY Times reported on the five-alarm blaze that broke out at 773 St. Nicholas Avenue late last night. Tragically, firefighter Michael R. Davidson, 37, lost his life fighting the fire. The building was doubling as film set for a movie being directed by Edward Norton. The edifice […]


4/30/16: 9th Annual Harlem Celebration of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

4/30/16: 9th Annual Harlem Celebration of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day

St. Nicholas Park Plaza (135th Street & St. Nicholas Avenue) April 30th @ 10AM Join millions around the world in their individual time zones beginning at 10AM to celebrate world peace, optimum health and well-being! Our very own Eileen Z. Fuentes will be one of the keynote speakers. This is a FREE event for all ages. Bring […]


Time Travel: Washington Heights Journal – The 191st Street Tunnel | NY Times

Time Travel: Washington Heights Journal - The 191st Street Tunnel | NY Times

By JOSH KURTZ Published: August 12, 1991 Earlier this year, the Transit Authority closed some long, dark pedestrian tunnels in the subways. One of the longest and darkest, the three-block tunnel connecting Broadway and 190th Street with the 191st Street IRT station at St. Nicholas Avenue, stayed open. In one of those only-in-New York bureaucratic […]


The 2012 Harlem Celebration of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Goes Down on Saturday April 28th

The 2012 Harlem Celebration of World Tai Chi & Qigong Day Goes Down on Saturday April 28th

St. Nicholas Park Plaza (135th Street & St. Nicholas Avenue) April 28th 10AM until 2PM Join millions around the world in their individual time zones beginning at 10AM to celebrate world peace, optimum health and well-being! This is a FREE event for all ages. Bring the family! Register:  www.strategiesforoptimumwellness.com For more information: (866) 327-2254


Open for Business – Robin Barbershop

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Photography by Briana E. Heard (@beheardphoto) The wait has not been in vain. The newly renovated Robin barbershop/salon (1509 St. Nicholas Ave btwn 185th & 186th Street) is a site to behold. Like my man Moreno said, “it’s a barbershop on steroids”. Robin barbershop is unlike any other barbershop Uptown. First […]


STROKOS – THE OLD SCHOOL DELI REMIXED

BY Sara Martinez 1121 St Nicholas Ave Manhattan, NY 10032 (212) 927-1171 Working in Washington Heights would, at first glance, seem like a food haven. You think: “Man, I’m gonna eat all the rice and beans in the world! I love rice and beans! Rice and beans rule!” “I’m gonna have mangu for breakfast!” “I’m […]


Picture of the Week

Photography by Briana E. Heard

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