Posts Tagged With: Shopping in Harlem

New Harlem Children’s Clothing Boutique to Offer Etiquette and Yoga Classes

Via DNAinfo

Tirzah Brown named her new kids clothing boutique, "You, Me 'N Dupri," after her 2-year-old daughter. (DNAinfo/Jeff Mays)

Already looking to leave her job as an executive assistant at a Wall Street firm, Tirzah Brown decided that she would open a kids clothing boutique in Harlem where she grew up.


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Verizon Wireless Opens “Evolution” Store in Harlem

As if Target and Best Buy weren’t exciting enough, now the East River Plaza (517 East 117th Street) is adding a full-service Verizon Wireless store. The new store is called an “Evolution Communications Store” because it has all the newest Verizon technologies and services including interactive product and services, kiosk check-in stations and both technical and customer service areas. The new Verizon store is located on the second floor of the East River Plaza next to Target. You can read the full release here.

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East River Plaza Video

We found this awesome video of the new East River Plaza grand opening. Thanks to The Real Deal for shooting it.

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Get Connected with WeHarlem

Photo credit: DNAinfo/Carla Zanoni

With the growing population, retail and residences in Harlem we are excited that we stumbled upon this little local gem called The twitter-like site connects locals with small business, restaurants and most importantly, other locals. Are you new to the area or are you a long-time resident but looking for a new fun place for dinner? WeHarlem seems to have a pretty good reach of locals who are all willing to help answer those types of questions. even did a story about using WeHarlem as a resource for finding WiFi in the area.

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Target Hit The Bull’s-Eye

Harlem is going to be the home of the very first Target retail location on Manhattan Island! No need to travel to Brooklyn or Jersey anymore for the impossible-to-beat deals and inexpensive fashion finds, we will have it all right here in our own backyard. Target (517 E. 117th Street) is set to open on July 25th and like many of the Target branches in the US the Harlem location will return 5% of their fashion sales to a local charity of the designers choice. You can read the full story here.

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