Don Lemon, George C. Wolfe And Others Honored At Native Son Awards At The Cadillac House

george-c-wolfe-and-don-lemon3On Wednesday, November 30, 2016, journalist, content creator and LGBT activist Emil Wilbekin will host the inaugural Native Son Awards honoring Tony Award-winning director and playwright, George C. Wolfe; journalist and CNN Tonight Host and Harlem resident, Don Lemon; and others at New York City’s Cadillac House. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Cicely Tyson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar And Others Awarded Presidential Medal Of Freedom

cicely-tyson-and-kareem-abdul-jabbarPresident Obama honored Harlem’s Cicely Tyson, Kareem Abdul-Jabbar and others who recieved the nation’s highest civilian honor. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Teyana Taylor And Others At The Sixth Annual WEEN Awards 2016

teyana taylor channles mariln mornroeThe Women in Entertainment Empowerment Network (WEEN) will present the Sixth Annual WEEN Awards on Wednesday, November 16, 2016, and honor individuals who have raised global awareness for empowering women within their respective industries. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Stanley Nelson To Be Honored With DOC NYC’s Lifetime Achievement Award

stanley-nelson-wins-awardOn Thursday, November 10, 2016, DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary film festival running Nov. 10-17, will present Stanley Nelson with a Lifetime Achievement Award, given for his distinguished output of documentaries. Continue Reading →

Harlem Nurses Honored As “Best Of The Best” During Annual Nursing Awards

20161025-nursing-awards-2016-468x300NYC Health + Hospitals hosted its annual awards celebration honoring six nurse professionals from across the health care system who demonstrate dedication, leadership, and talent for the nursing profession and for the patient care they provide each day. Continue Reading →

48th NAACP Image Awards Submissions Deadline Coming

tika sumpter 47th naacp image awardsSubmissions for the 48th NAACP Image Awards closes on Monday, October 31, 2016.  All entries must be submitted online at www.naacpimageawards.net. Continue Reading →

Cathy Hughes And Others At The Reel Sisters Awards Ceremony In Harlem

Cathy_Hughes__2_On Friday, October 14, 6:30 pm, Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series will present the Reel Sisters Hattie McDaniel Award to media pioneer Cathy Hughes, founder of TV One/Radio One, and the Trailblazer Award to Naturi Naughton, award-winning actress noted for her role as Tasha St. Patrick in the hit Starz drama Power. Continue Reading →

Watch Hispanic Heritage Awards Acceptance Speeches With Sonia Sotomayor And Other Awardees

sonia_sotomayor_in_scotus_robe1The 29th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards presented by Target, will be broadcast nationally across PBS affiliates this coming weekend on PBS affiliates celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.  Continue Reading →

Harriette Cole, Jo-Ann & Aliyyah Baylor And Others Receive Salute Her: Beauty Of Diversity Awards In Harlem

harriet-coleWith a mission to inspire others and create a network environment, the much anticipated Salute Her: Beauty of Diversity Awards recognizes a diverse group of multicultural women who share a common commitment to their communities. Continue Reading →

Sean “Diddy” Combs And Others Receive 2016 Triumph Award Hosted By Tichina Arnold (Photographs)

nan2Last night, Harlem’s Reverend Al Sharpton and the National Action Network along with TV One presented the 2016 Triumph Awards at the Tabernacle Concert Hall in Atlanta. Continue Reading →