And all of his fellow officers from the 125th were astronauts as well experiencing their own dream realities.
Durante had traveled downtown to the show from 125th Street in Harlem, where he was the piano player at a saloon in the basement of a burlesque club.
"Baltimore Watercolor Society" Exhibit celebrating the 125th year of the society, started as an all-female group in 1885.
Mr. Smith's firm, ESmith Legacy Inc., has proposed building an $81 million hotel and retail project, including a supermarket and YMCA, on an open lot at the southwest corner of 125th Street and Lenox Avenue.
Manhattanville, located between the Hudson River and Broadway and between 125th and 135th streets, is the site of a 30-year, $6.3 billion plan by Columbia University to extend its Morningside Heights campus northward to include 17 acres of Manhattanville.
The ground floors of the new buildings along Broadway, 12th Avenue and 125th Street will provide retail space for local businesses.
By the 1880s "there was a real estate agent who specialized in houses and apartments for Negroes along Second and Third Avenues below East 125th Street, then Manhattan's second biggest Negro neighborhood."
There, the budding rapper knew a similarly distracted student named Russell Simmons, who traces his current status of "hip hop impresario" back to the inspiration of seeing Kurtis Blow perform in 1977 at the Charles Gallery, a hotbed for early rap on 125th Street.
Even so, the fact that Lady Liberty's 125th anniversary is being celebrated shows that many still support the "give me your tired, your poor" attitude that welcomed our ancestors.
NEW YORK Starting about 6 p.m., a crowd began gathering under the blinking white lights of the Apollo Theater marquee on 125th Street in New York's Harlem neighborhood.
Ross Mantle for The Wall Street Journal A view of the Lucida on East 91st St. But the completion of a full subway line that would run between Lower Manhattan and 125th Street along Second Avenue is likely still decades away.
Yet, even with daily interactions with guys like Alonzo, even though my friends and I were going to this hard-ass all black junior high in Brooklyn, it was still a tremendously trepidatious thing to venture uptown to 125th St to catch the Soul and R&B acts that we loved at The (legendary) Apollo the year that Martin Luther King Jr. had been assassinated.
Marshalls - 620 Avenue of the Americas - 517 East 117th Street - 125 West 125th Street
One penthouse sold in 2007 for $2.4 million, a price previously unheard of for a condo north of 125th Street.
And this year is the 125th anniversary of the publication of his greatest work, Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Anything he can do to draw that extra 5% from within is the difference between Britain ending 75 years of hurt at the 125th championships or the adventure dragging on until the U.S. Open begins in August.
Ryan McCune/Patrick McMullan Ron Perelman and actress Halle Berry With the buzz on Marcus Samuelsson's restaurant, Red Rooster, rather deafening at the moment, it's not like it takes much effort to make the trek up to 125th and Lenox, except in the act of trying to get a reservation.
The drum beats on Fifth Avenue and 125th Street drew a select audience into the National Black Theatre for the eagerly awaited world premiere of Radha Blank's SEED.
I helped feed 1500 people at East Harlem earlier that morning as part of the GP/GS team over at East Harlem on 125th Street and 3rd Avenue.
It started out like any other workday - wake up and get to 125th street at 6: 30 AM where the GP drivers were already waiting to get in and unload the 16 proofers filled with turkey, sweet potatoes, stuffing, mash potato, green beans and of course Gravy.