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National Action Network to Convene Members of Congress

seitu sharpton3Reverend Al Sharpton, President and Founder of Harlem based National Action Network (NAN), and NAN leadership this week will bring together members of Congress and the Administration, policy experts, and civil rights leaders and partners for this year’s NAN Legislative and Policy Conference. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Sunglass Hut Electric Summer Campaign

Chanel Iman

Chanel Iman

By Udo Salters

The Sunglass Hut had a party to celebrate the launch of their Electric Summer campaign, held at the Industry Kitchen at the South Sea Port on June 18th. Continue Reading →

Join The 46th Annual African American Heritage Day Parade In Harlem

rudy-p9This years theme of the 46th Annual African-American Heritage Day Parade is ‘We Salute the African-American Business Community’. The event is on Sunday September 20, 2015 at 1 PM in Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Democracy Depends On Exchanging Ideas. Do Leaders Listen?

robert obamaBy Michael McQuillan

“Answer your mail.”  Mentors taught this as the first rule of politics when I worked in the U.S. Senate for Missouri’s Stuart Symington in the Seventies.  Continue Reading →

Lawd: Harlem Pastor Accused Of Illegally Selling Church

harlem5n-11-webA Harlem pastor accused of selling his church for a song is now singing the blues.

The Holy Cross African Orthodox Church, a longtime local fixture in its W. 129th St. townhouse, is the center of a holy war started by recently-defrocked Bishop Alfred Drake’s last-ditch land deal. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Soul of the 90s

DJ Jon Quick and Michael Bivins

DJ Jon Quick and Michael Bivins

By Udo Salters

The Rhythm and Blues Foundation, in honor of Black Music Month, presented “Soul of the 90s: An R&B Tribute” honoring Intro, Allure and Michael Bivins of New Edition and Bell Biv Devoe at The Attic Rooftop Lounge. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: The Real Love Series, Chris Low Superstar By Talib Abdul Muhammad

taleb muhammed bookProtagonist Chris Low is a selfish, arrogant and hugely famous rhythm and blues Singer who’s on the verge of losing it all in the new book “The Real Love Series Book 1: Chris Low Superstar” by Harlemite Talib Abdul Muhammad. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem’s Newest Pastry Shop

Front Entrance of Jolie Patisserie

By Lil Nickleson

Jolie Patisserie is the newest patisserie shop to open up in Harlem and is located at 2453 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in between 142nd and 143rd Streets.  Jolie Patisserie is the latest food business to be owned and operated Pastry Chef Moha Orchid.

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