Tag Archives: Christmas in Harlem

Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer spotted in Harlem!

Kids, if you’re wondering where Santa’s Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer is at the moment, he’s in Harlem at 112th Street and Manhattan Ave . The most famous reindeer of all has been spotted there on top of a roof in Harlem!

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Adopt a Harlem grandparent this holiday season


A reader from the Upper Westside shared information about how there is a Mary Kay unit that is adopting residents at a local Harlem senior housing facility, Wyatt Tee Walker Senior Housing on 2177 Frederick Douglass Blvd. They are adopting Harlem senior residents to help make the holidays special for a group that are the most forgotten, seniors.

The Mary Kay unit is asking Harlem businesses and locals to help with this project by adopting a grandparent this holiday. A $15 donation or more will sponsor a special gift for one Harlem senior resident and enable them to have a Happy Holiday Season. Your business card or name will be attached to the gift so they will know that it is a gift from a Harlemite and your business.

Go here to make a donation. If you are interested to learn more about this program offline, contact Lauren Wells at wellslc20@marykay.com.

Christmas in Harlem’ by Kanye West named one of the best by Rolling Stone Magazine

Dec 22, 2010 @ 9:36
By HarlemGal

Rolling Stone Magazine recently announced the greatest rock and roll Christmas songs. They named 16 songs and Kanye West’s “Christmas in Harlem” was ranked #16. Apparently the song is a follow-up to Run-DMC’s “Christmas in Hollis.”

Congrats to the artist and to the name of our community, i.e. Harlem! Its everywhere…books, movies, songs, and even bottles of liquor!

See the complete list of the greatest rock and roll Christmas songs here! And listen to “Christmas in Harlem.”