Tuesday, October 4, 2022

BESPOKE KIDS: DIA DE LOS MUERTOS AT MJM

Harlem Bespoke: For this ‘Second Saturday’ event, families can make paper sugar skulls and other crafts and help to create a Day of The Dead altar, or ofrenda, by leaving notes or gifts for their ancestors or loved ones. The origins of Día de los Muertos/Day of the Dead can be traced back thousands of years to the Aztecs. Today, the holiday continues to be celebrated not only in Mexico, but also in neighborhoods like Washington Heights, where many families from Central and South America have brought their traditions to New York City

RENT: NO FEE TWO BEDROOM IN CENTRAL HARLEM

Harlem Bespoke:  So the average in Manhattan rent for a non-doorman studio is a whopping $2,899 a month but those living uptown can save over thousands each year since deals are starting to happen as of late.

DWELL: 465 WEST 144TH STREET TOWNHOUSE

Harlem Bespoke:   After selling for $1.9 million back in 2020 during the start of the pandemic, Number 465 West 144th Street in Hamilton Heights is now back on the market for a cool $2.5 million.  So what is different this time around?

LISTEN: JAZZ FEST 2022 AT ST. NICHOLAS PARK


Harlem Bespoke: It has been cold and rainy this week but the sun will come out over the weekend for the annual Jazz Fest at St. Nicholas Park.  Make sure to stop by and enjoy the last warm days of the season at one of Harlems beloved outdoor spaces.

FOLLOW: BESPOKE VIA TWITTER

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