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Sylvia Woods

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Whether she wins or loses, New York City's full of places to celebrate a vote for the first woman POTUS.

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The soul food legend was immortalized in a street sign at 126th Street near Lenox Avenue.

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There's demand for 1,500 more hotel rooms in Harlem but less than 500 are in the pipeline.

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Woods' family will gather in her hometown of Hemingway, S.C. for a final farewell Saturday.

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Another funeral service for Woods is scheduled for Wednesday at Grace Baptist Church in Mount Vernon.

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Sylvia Woods, founder of the eponymous Harlem soul food restaurant, died Thursday at age of 86.

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Sylvia Woods, whose Harlem restaurant made her "Queen of Soul Food," died Thursday.

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Changes to Harlem have not stemmed the demand for good soul food.

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Sylvia's Restaurant applauded Marcus Samuelsson's Red Rooster for landing a fundraiser for President Barack Obama.