HW Pick: Bounce TV To Air 2016 Trumpet Awards

neo and guest with trumpet awardThe Trumpet Awards Foundation and title sponsor American Family Insurance presented the 24th Annual Trumpet Awards, celebrating and honoring history-making entertainment, humanitarian, political and philanthropic individuals, which will world premiere on Bounce TV on Friday, Jan. 29 at 9:00 p.m. (ET).  Continue Reading →

The 47th NAACP Image Awards Nominees Announced (list)

tika sumpter 47th naacp image awardsThe nominees for the 47th NAACP Image Awards were announced today during a press conference from The Paley Center for Media in Beverly Hills, CA. Continue Reading →

Black Star News Annual Awards To Honor Rangel, Dinkins, And Others

charles-rangelThe Black Stars News 2015 Annual Awards Dinner will honor Mayor David Dinkins, Rep. Charles Rangel, Rep. Yvette Clarke, R. Donahue Peebles, Barbara Arnwine, Inez Barron, Sabrina Lamb, Dr. Rudy Crew, Stephen Byrd, Alia Jones, and the Central Park Five survivors of gross injustice on December 18 from 6:00pm – 10:00pm at MIST Harlem, 46 West 116th Street.

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Farina Honors Harlem And Inwood Schools

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaSchools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced that 15 schools with existing Dual Language programs will become Model Dual Language Programs for the 2015-16 school year. Continue Reading →

Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine Dean Honored for Promoting

Nubian Union Legend Awards1Dr. Nadege Dady, Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine (TouroCOM) Dean of Student Affairs, received a Nubian Union Legend Award at the organization’s “Chasing Stars” Holiday Gala Monday evening in Greenwich Village. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: African Health Now Celebrates Gift of Life

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By CC Minton

African Health Now held its “Gift of Life” inaugural benefit hosted by the organizations Board of Directors.  n and took place at Chelsea Piers’ Sunset Terrace on Tuesday, October 20, 2015. Continue Reading →

47th NAACP Image Awards Submissions Deadline

tvone naacp awardsSubmissions for the 47th NAACP Image Awards closes on Wednesday, November 4, 2015.  All entries must be submitted online at www.naacpimageawards.net. Nominees will be announced at a press conference on Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 9:00 a.m. PT.
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HW Pick: Brooklyn’s Best Honors And Domestic Violence Month

PIX 1 GROUP CITY COUNCIL CITATION1By Keith L. Forests

Brooklyn’s Best Honors (BBH) celebrated its first anniversary raising awareness and funding for a worth cause with a turn-up at Bedford Hall. Continue Reading →

Lupita Nyong’o Day Declared In Harlem

lupita in harlemIt’s about time that Lupita Nyong’o had her own day in Harlem! On Tuesday, New York Congressman Charles Rangel and Harlem Arts Alliance Chairman Voza Rivers named Oct. 20 Lupita Nyong’o Day in Harlem, N.Y. Continue Reading →

Harlem, Apply Now For NYC’s Entrepreneurship Lab

ELAB_FINAL_05_copy1NYCEDC and design technologies, are pleased to launch the fourth year of Entrepreneurship Lab NYC. ELabNYC, the premier life science entrepreneur training and networking program, is now accepting applications for the 2016 program. Continue Reading →