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Harlem Video Game Lets You Fight As Thurgood Marshall and Duke Ellington

The game, Hastings Paradise Harlem Renaissance, features historical figures from the Harlem Renaissance.

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Billie Holiday Theatre Slated for Major Renovation

The Billie Holiday Theatre will get a multimillion-dollar facelift later this year.

Throgs Neck »

Ghost of 'Fat Tony' Salerno Helps Crack Bronx Cemetery Heist

The name of former Mafia chieftain scared a suspect into confessing.

Central Harlem »

Loss of Lenox Lounge Puts Spotlight on Historic Preservation in Harlem

The historic neighborhood does not have its share of historic designations, advocates say.

Central Harlem »

Shuttered Lenox Lounge to Reopen Near Original Spot This Summer, Owner Says

The famous lounge hosted Billie Holiday, Miles Davis and James Baldwin.

Harlem »

Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson Eyeing Historic Lenox Lounge

Red Rooster Harlem's Marcus Samuelsson may have expressed interest in the Lenox Lounge space.

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Billie Holiday and Jimi Hendrix Featured on New 125th Street Banners

Black musicians like Billie Holiday and Jimi Hendrix will line 125th Street from Mornigside to Fifth avenues.