Harlem’s Riant Theatre Honors Liesl Tommy And Peter Anthony Andrews

rliant theatre final1The Riant Theatre will kick off the  Strawberry One-Act Festival with a launch party and reception  presenting Pioneer of the Arts Awards honoring  Liesl Tommy, Obie winning director from South Africa, and Peter Anthony Andrews, the first African American TV network entertainment vice president, on Sunday, July 26 at the Poet’s Den Theatre, 309 East 108th Street from 3:00pm – 7:00pm.  Tickets for the event are $50.

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Harlem Faves Derek Jeter Honored At Kids’ Choice Sports 2015

derek jeterFive-time World Series Champion Derek Jeter was honored with the Legend Award at this year’s second annual Kids’ Choice Sports 2015 in recognition of his unmatched talent, integrity and sportsmanship on and off the field. Continue Reading →

One Hundred Black Men NY Awarded ‘Chapter Of The Year”

image002One Hundred Black Men, Inc. of New York (OHBM) received the 2014-2015 Chapter of the Year Award for Leadership in Economic Empowerment from 100 Black Men of America, Inc. at its 29th Annual Conference, “Gateways to Success & Sustainable Wealth,” held on Friday June 5 at the Hilton America in Houston, TX. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: David Dinkins Chairs Friars Club Gala Honoring Diahann Carroll & Daymond John

dnkins galaHarlem fave and Mayor David Dinkins has been a member of The Friars Club for decades and is proud to serve as Event Chairman for the August 4th Gala celebrating two incredible honorees Diahann Carroll and Dayman John. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Donald C. Notice Recieves 2015 FACE List Award

Donald-Notice-2012-Executive Director of West Harlem Group Assistance (WHGA) Donald C. Notice will be honored with the Community Development award at the 2015 FACE List Awards for his impact on development in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Reginald Hudlin And Phil Gurin Sign New The NAACP Image Award Deal

Reginald Hudlin And Phil GurinThe NAACP and TV One jointly announced today that industry veterans Reginald Hudlin and Phil Gurin have signed a three-year deal to continue as executive producers for the NAACP Image Awards. 

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HCCI “Let Us Break Bread Together” Awards Dinner

Weldon & Rivers 1Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement, Inc. (HCCI) celebrated its 13th Annual “Let Us Break Bread Together” Awards Dinner on Thursday, April 23, 2015 at Marina del Rey in Throgs Neck, NY. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: C-CAP Awards NYC Public School Students & Alumni

At the Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP) New York Awards Breakfast, C-CAP President Susan Robbins alongside C-CAP Founder & Chairman Richard Grausman presented more than $750,000 in scholarships and cash awards to 21 high school seniors and alumni at the Pierre Hotel on Friday, April 17th. Continue Reading →

Alma Rangel, Wife Of Congressman Charles B. Rangel Honored

alma and charles rangelThe Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated (CBCF), in collaboration with CBC Spouses, Mary Kay, and Google honored Mrs. Alma Rangel, the wife of Congressman Charles B. Rangel and founding member of CBC Spouses, during a reception on Tuesday April 14, 2015.  Continue Reading →