Mount Morris Park Historic District

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Loss of Lenox Lounge Puts Spotlight on Historic Preservation in Harlem

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

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Neglect Caused Partial Roof Collapse at Vacant Harlem Building, Says DOB

Residents say they've been complaining for years about potential danger at 260 Lenox Avenue.

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Mount Morris Park House Tour Showcases Historic Homes

The house tour will feature the home of Albert Maysles and the former home of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar.

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Central Harlem Landmark Plan to Push for New Historic Districts

CB 10, which covers Central Harlem, has unveiled its first comprehensive preservation plan.

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Scaffold Has Cast Shadow on Harlem Street for Too Many Years, Residents Say

The scaffolding has attracted public urination and drug sales for eight years, said area residents.

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Break-Ins at 'Ghetto' Liquor Store Spark Police Criticism

The owner of a twice-burglarized liquor store said police haven't been responsive.

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Raids Won't Force Liquor Store to Reinstall 'Ghetto' Security, Owner Says

The Harlem store was broken into twice in one week after the owner removed bulletproof glass.  

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Rucker Park, Home to NBA and Street Ball Stars, Could Become Landmark

CB10 wants to give Rucker Park, home to NBA and street ball legends alike, historic designation.

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'Ghetto' Harlem Liquor Store Gets New Look, Community Backing

The liquor store on Lenox Avenue and 119th Street removed its neon sign and bulletproof plexiglass.

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Mount Morris Park Residents Outraged by 'Ghetto' Liquor Store

Mount Morris Park residents were disappointed when a liquor store ringed in bulletproof glass moved in.

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