Etu Evans Talks Megan Mania On The Danny Tisdale Show (Video)
Seitu’s World: Hugh Masekela Honored At Harlem Hospital (Photographs)
Harlem Columbia Grad Billionaire Man Robert F. Smith (Video)
Santander Bank Celebrates National Small Business Week Donating Millions To Non-Profits From Harlem To Hollis

Harlem’s Sharpton Talks Royal Wedding Shows End Of White Supremacy And First Black Queen Sophie Charlotte

Al Sharpton said the royal wedding between Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, who is biracial, is a sign that white supremacy is “on its last breath.”

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Tiffany & Co. Embarks On A New Direction With Harlem Man A$AP Ferg

V Magazine reports that the Harlem hip-hop star, who is a member of A$AP Mob, pauses his party performance to mention how, not long ago, he thought he’d never be able to walk in the venerated jeweller’s doors, let alone close out an evening of celebrations honoring the launch of the company’s new Paper Flowers collection. Continue Reading →

Dr. May Edward Chinn The First African-American Woman Physician

Dr. May Edward Chinn (April 15, 1896 – December 1, 1980) was an African-American woman physician. She was the first African-American woman to graduate from Bellevue Hospital Medical College and the first African-American woman to intern at Harlem Hospital. Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray Leads Nationwide Weekend For Mental Health With Faith And Community Leaders

New York City First Lady Chirlane McCray will speak at St. Patrick’s Cathedral on Sunday, May 20 as over 2,000 of houses of worship and community groups across the nation address mental health and addiction in their communities between May 18-20. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s ‘Luke Cage’ Season 2 Features Legendary Hip-Hop Artists

Comicbook reports that season 2 of Marvel’s Luke Cage will feature a lineup of real-life urban artists, Billboard reveals. Continue Reading →

Harlemite Christiane Collins Fought Columbia University To Preserve Harlem’s Parks

Sources report that Christiane Crasemann Collins was born in Hamburg Germany, and immigrated first to Chile and then to the United States. Continue Reading →

Sugar Hill Children’s Museum’s 1st Annual Benefit Honoring Harlem’s Shola Lynch And Others

The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling is excited to announce its first annual benefit, [press] PLAY – a festive evening for adults to explore exhibitions, storytelling prompts and interactive arts activities throughout its 17,000 sq ft state-of-the-art Museum designed by world renowned architect David Adjaye. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Adriano Espaillat Files Disciplinary Grievance Against NY Attorney (Video)

Today, Congressman Adriano Espaillat, joined by Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr., sent a letter and filed a formal legal complaint to the Departmental Disciplinary Committee for the First Department of the New York State Unified Court System. Continue Reading →

New Season Of ‘Claws’ Returns On TNT

Claws follows the rise of five treacherous manicurists working at the Nail Artisans of Manatee County salon, where there is a lot more going on than silk wraps and pedicures. Continue Reading →

City To Raise Parking Meter Rates, Create More Zones And Reduced Rates In Harlem

NY Post reports that parking rates will soon go up citywide, and drivers who park in parts of Brooklyn and Queens may face even bigger increases with new zones, city transportation department commission Polly Trottenberg revealed on Wednesday. Continue Reading →