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Central Harlem »

Harlem Doll Show Celebrates History and Culture of Black Dolls

The Morrisania Doll Society will host a doll show Saturday and Sunday.

Central Harlem »

Holiday Window Displays Tell the Story of Harlem

Eight businesses are participating in the Harlem holiday window display.

Washington Heights »

New Book Charts Washington Heights' Transformation Since Great Depression

Robert Snyder's book "Crossing Broadway" traces the neighborhood's many changes through the years.

Crown Heights »

Carved 'Story Stone' to Reveal Rich History of Abandoned Crown Heights Road

Clove Road played a role in the American Revolution, according to those behind a community art project.

East Harlem »

Thomas Jefferson Called Dibs on Mammoth Skull, Historic Letters Show

The president wrote a letter asking to buy mammoth fossils, according to recently released letters.

Crown Heights »

Get a Sneak Peek Inside the Future Brooklyn Flea Site at Open House NY

1000 Dean Street is among dozens of sites that will open to the public through Open House New York.

West Harlem »

3 Harlem Events Worth Checking Out This Weekend

Here are some fun things to do in Harlem this weekend.

Fort Greene »

Fort Greene Park Visitors Center Reopening After Nearly 2-Year Closure

City is hiring a new park director, allowing the center and its bathrooms to reopen after long hiatus.

Brooklyn Heights »

1895 Brooklyn Transit Strike Sparked Death and Visit From National Guard

A historian will discuss the Great Trolley Strike of 1895, when workers brought transit to a halt.

Lower East Side »

Tenement Museum Tour Turns Visitors into Housing Inspectors

Visitors taking the tour can decide if a reconstructed Orchard Street apartment is up to 1901 codes.

Sunset Park »

Listen to Sunset Park Residents Tell Their Stories in a New Podcast Series

Rob Aguilar has launched a series to highlight the history, culture and issues in the neighborhood.

Greenwich Village »

Manny Roth, Founder of Village Music Venue Cafe Wha?, Dies at 95

Van Halen frontman David Lee Roth mourned the loss of his uncle and Cafe Wha? founder, Manny Roth.

Kips Bay »

What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

Take our quiz to see if you would get into kindergarten and catch up on the week's top stories.

Kew Gardens »

Residents Put Their Stamp of Approval on Kew Gardens With Postcard Series

A collection of Kew Gardens postcards will be displayed at a local exhibit in September.

Lower East Side »

'Elixir of Long Life' Recreated From 1800s Bottle Unearthed on Bowery

Archaeologists tracked down the German recipe after finding a tiny glass bottle beneath a Bowery site.

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