harlem harlem  /ˈhɑr ləm/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a district of Manhattan; now largely a Black ghetto

News

  1. New Harlem chief making changes

    There’s a new lawman in Harlem. Interim Harlem Police Department Chief Gary Jones hopes he’s back to stay. The former chief of police in Sardis, Ga., was hired to fill the position vacated by David Sward in mid-April. City Manager Jason Rizner said city officials haven’t decided whether they will search for a permanent chief or remove the word “interim” from Jones’ title. Because Jones wants the ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: McDuffie Mirror

  2. Harlem Shake sure can shimmy

    Harlem Shake’s eponymously named fountain treat is Mayor Bloomberg’s death-by-diabetes nightmare — a half-liquid that’s like red-velvet cake run through a blender with peanut butter and ice cream. Even the small size ($4.50, $6.25 for a large) must contain 1 million fat-and-sugar calories. But this is...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: New York Post

  3. Harlem Globetrotter talks anti-bullying

    Harlem Globetrotter Bull Bullard talked to local kids about bullying.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: WBAL-TV Baltimore

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Quotes

  1. "A kid who grew up in a hotel in Harlem found a home here because there is a community here in the best sense and that's really what we have to build in the world," Clinton said.
    on May 27, 2007 By: Bill Clinton Source: Guardian Unlimited

  2. "You and I have gone to dinner before in Harlem, and I've never heard you say anything offensive," Mr. Sharpton said.
    on Sep 26, 2007 By: Al Sharpton Source: New York Times

  3. "I was born in Harlem but at an early age my mother took us back to her homeland, Jamaica," Belafonte said. "When I returned to New York at age 13, it was common for me to see Langston Hughes, Duke Ellington, WEB DuBois and, the tallest tree...
    on Jan 11, 2007 By: Harry Belafonte Source: International Herald Tribune

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