Category Archives: BlockImages

Inside the Artist’s studio… on the corner.

If you’ve been curious about the interior of the Church on the corner of the block (5th and 127th) that was transformed into a studio/living space by the Swiss artist Ugo Rondinone; there’s an article in W magazine with lots of pictures. … Continue reading

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Thank you Snowblower dude!!

After the Great Blizzard that almost was, the block says thank you to the resident who took a snowblower for a walk along the block’s sidewalk this morning. Good karma right there. Pass it on, LenoxFive127. Photo: courtesy Block Member … Continue reading

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Happy New 2015

Happy New Year Lenox Five 127th. We look forward to a very productive 2015 for the block. The board has been quiet over the holidays; and we are trying to align everyone’s post holiday calendars so that we can meet … Continue reading

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Throwback Thursday – 49 West 127th Street

This is the block, circa 1932. Shows 49 West 127th Street, flanked by 51 (left) and 47 (right). Credit: Charles Von Urban, Museum of the City of New York Collection And today courtesy of Google maps street view …

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Throwback Thursday….. 50 West 127th Street

50 (and 52) West 127th Street… before and after the Limestone man cometh. Photo courtesy of Block Member Larry Allen Please keep the photos coming (stories about the block would be great too); from the site stats, it looks like … Continue reading

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The 2014 NYC Marathon stopped by

The 2014 NYC Marathon took place today. With the inbound route down 5th avenue on the east end of the block, it was time to enjoy front row seats – with camera in tow. Please send in your photos of the marathon taken … Continue reading

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Happy Halloween!

Photo courtesy of Block Member Joyce Maio

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Throwback Thursday – 26 West 127th Street (currently Mount Zion Baptist Church)

Throwback Thursday: 26 West 127th street, circa 1932. Now home to Mt Zion Baptist Church (Block Association member and host to our last few Block Association meetings). image courtesy Museum of the City of New York collection … and now courtesy … Continue reading

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Throw back… (Friday)?

Courtesy of Harlem Bespoke (and hat tip to block member/board member Reggie Chambers). Who knew? Our Neighborhood Place, the community space on our block, used to be a speakeasy. The photo below is Harlem circa 1932. Read more at Harlem Bespoke. photo … Continue reading

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The block is getting spookier….

Cue smoke from manholes, and shadowy figures …. Halloween is upon us. Great photos of the block courtesy of block member George Duran.  

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