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

African Americans’ Memorial Day in Charleston, South Carolina, 1865

Memorial Day African Americans invented Memorial Day in Charleston South CarolinaThe first widely publicized observance of a Memorial Day-type observance after the Civil War was in Charleston, South Carolina, on May 1, 1865. Continue Reading →

Fifth Annual “Collaborating For A Cure” With A Fashion Icon Jason Wu (Photographs)

The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) hosted its fifth annual “Collaborating for a Cure Luncheon” at the private Upper East Side residence of Susan Gutfreund in New York City. Continue Reading →

Fifth Annual “Collaborating For A Cure” Benefiting The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (Photos)

The Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) hosted its fifth annual “Collaborating for a Cure Luncheon” at the private Upper East Side residence of Susan Gutfreund in New York City. Continue Reading →

Heading To The Beach, Health Department Wants To Reminds You To “Know Before You Go”

This Memorial Day weekend, the Health Department reminds beachgoers to sign up for “Know Before You Go,” a free text service in English and Spanish that informs New Yorkers if public beaches are open or closed due to water quality issues. Continue Reading →

Grammy Award Nominees & Other Artists To Perform At Martha’s Vineyard Jazz & Blues Summerfest

Once again, jazz and blues lovers can end the summer on a high note with the cool sounds of hot jazz and earthy tones of blues, while enjoying Martha’s Vineyard refreshing trade winds, beautiful beaches and vibrant island life at The Martha’s Vineyard Jazz & Blues Summerfest (MVJB SUMMERFEST). Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave Carmen De Lavallade And Others At The 2nd Annual Chita Rivera Awards

Winners for the 2018 Chita Rivera Awards were announced this evening at The NYU Skirball Center for the Performing Arts (566 LaGuardia Place off Washington Square Park). Continue Reading →

New York Urban League Fabulous 53rd Annual Frederick Douglass Awards (Red Carpet)

Commemorating the achievements of past, present and future, the New York Urban League celebrated its 53rd annual Frederick Douglass Awards on Tuesday, May 15th at Pier Sixty in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Harlem EatUp Foundation Donates $10,000 to Citymeals on Wheels

By Lil Nickelson

Almost a month before the 4th Annual Harlem EatUp Festival began the Harlem EatUp Foundation was showering it’s love on Citymeals on Wheels and some very worthy senior citizens in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Watch Harlem’s A$AP Rocky’s Performance Art Piece

High Snobiety reports that an announcement last week by worldwide broker and auction house Sotheby’s, A$AP Rocky’s Lab Rat performance art piece took place in New York City between 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. EST Sunday evening. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Celebrates First Citywide Student Voter Registration Day

Mayor Bill de Blasio joined high school seniors at the Manhattan Hunter Science High School today for New York City’s first-ever citywide, which aims to help register all eligible students who are currently 18 years old or will turn 18 by November 6, 2018. Continue Reading →

Yolande’s Yard: From Harlem To Windsor For The Royal Wedding (Photos And Video)

By Yolande Brener

As a long-time Harlem resident who grew up in Windsor, attending this wedding meant a lot to me because it combined the traditions of royalty with a strong dose of African-American influence, and more diversity than we have ever seen at a royal event. Continue Reading →