Harlem Attracts Post-Slump Buyers – WSJ.com

Harlem Attracts Post-Slump Buyers – WSJ.com
By JOSH BARBANEL[1] Corcoran 105 W. 122 St. In Harlem. Yan Feng, a pediatrician from Beijing, just paid $2.3 million for a townhouse on Convent Avenue in the Hamilton Heights neighborhood in Harlem, bidding $100,000 more than the asking price after losing out on another deal for a house down the… Read more



Inner City’s next day in bankruptcy court is a week from today.

ICBCInner City’s next day in bankruptcy court is a week from today. A New York bankruptcy court judge grants the petition of Inner City Broadcasting and its debtors to shorten the usual 14-day notice period so that they’re back in court on October 20. Inner City now seems to be going along with the process strongly suggested by debtors Yucaipa, Fortress Credit and Drawbridge. The debtors jointly filed for a declaration of involuntary Chapter 11 (reorganization) on August 19, which was granted on September 8. The judge also authorizes the debtors to use the cash collateral of the Sutton family-run Inner City – owner of New York’s WBLS (107.5), among other properties.


Morris-Jumel Mansion’s Culture and Arts Festival


Date: October 15, 2011

The Morris-Jumel Mansion Culture and Arts Festival (MJM CAFé) will highlight the wealth of talent and great taste that is an integral part of life in upper Manhattan. The MJM CAFé will feature the vibrant music, artistry, crafts and cuisine that make Washington Heights and the neighboring communities of Harlem and Inwood so diverse and dynamic.

Booths and kiosks featuring the food from area restaurants and the craftsmanship of area artists and artisans will adorn the grounds of Roger Morris Park. The air will be filled with music from local performers, while face painters make children smile and writers and poets share their stories with all who attend. MJM CAFé is destined to become an annual affair that delights the senses and stirs the soul.

This event is FREE and no advanced registration is required.

Start time: 10:00 am

End time: 6:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 923-8008

Location: Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park)

Morris-Jumel Mansion’s Culture and Arts Festival
Thu, 13 Oct 2011 04:00:04 GMT

It’s My Park Day at Harris Community Garden


Date: October 15, 2011

On It’s My Park Day, join Harris Community Garden to help clean, rake, and plant bulbs. Please bring your own gloves if possible. Volunteers should enter the park at 153rd Street and St. Nicholas Avenue.

Start time: 9:30 am

End time: 3:00 pm

Contact phone: (212) 665-5992 x245

Location: West 153rd Street & St. Nicholas Avenue (in Harris Garden)

It’s My Park Day at Harris Community Garden
Thu, 13 Oct 2011 04:00:04 GMT