How Is Change Achieved When Protest Ends? A Unique School Sends Teens Citywide Seeking Answers

By Michael McQuillan and Michael Kosciol

The March for Our Lives had a nationwide impact on our thoughts and actions on gun safety issues as hundreds of thousands rallied in New York, Chicago, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, Denver, Miami and even snow-covered Cincinnati, but how many are now active? Continue Reading →

The Right Cumbo For The New Majority Leader Of The NYC Council From Harlem To Hollis

Today, Council Member Laurie A. Cumbo was appointed as the first woman of color to serve as Majority Leader of the New York City Council during the Stated Meeting. Continue Reading →

New Info Comes Out In 6ix9ine Harlem Case

Teka$hi 6ix9ine, born Daniel Hernandez, is enjoying success on the Billboard Hot 100 chart thanks to his song “Gummo” reaching No. 13, but the Brooklyn rapper is still facing one to three years in prison after pleading guilty to use of a child in a sexual performance. Continue Reading →

Brooklyn: The New York African Restaurant Week 2017 Kicks Off At Industry City

Sitting at home in Harlem with nothing to do on Sunday? You may want to spend the day at the New York African Restaurant Week (NYARW) to celebrate the official 2017 launch at the NYARW MegaFood Festival and Day Party on Sunday, October 8, 2017 at Industry City, and only 30 minutes away in Brooklyn. Continue Reading →

Sponsored Love: Reel Sisters Honors Actress Nicole Beharie

On Saturday, October 7th, 2017, Reel Sisters of the Diaspora Film Festival & Lecture Series will honor pioneering actresses and Harlem resident Tamara Tunie (Law & Order: SVU), Nicole Beharie (Sleepy Hollow) and Vinie Burrows (Walk Together Children) at our 20th Anniversary awards celebration. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Toscha Comeaux Performs At Brownstone Jazz Fest In Brooklyn

Come out to see Jazz Soloist, Toscha Comeaux, in Brooklyn, NY at the Brownstone Jazz Fest and Fish Fry on Friday, July 21st, 2017, and Saturday, July 22nd, 2017, as she brings the Jazz straight from Vegas. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Marcus Samuelsson Eats Brooklyn

Harlemite and Super chef Marcus Samuelsson conquered Harlem’s dining scene with his celebrated Red Rooster. Now he’s taking his game-changing restaurant show to Brooklyn for the first time. Continue Reading →

Christopher Martin And Estelle Wowed In Harlem Style Today At Apple Store

While we were hanging out in Harlem, as part of the Apple In-Store Initiative, VP Recording artist Christopher Martin did a live Q&A session and performance at the Apple Store in Williamsburg in Brooklyn, NY on Saturday May 20th, 2017. Continue Reading →

Reel Sisters 2017 At AMC’s Magic Johnson Theater And Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Harlem World partner Reel Sisters proudly announces that our 20th Anniversary festival will be held in downtown Brooklyn’s Alamo Drafthouse Cinema and AMC’s Magic Johnson Theater in Harlem on October 21-22, 2017! Continue Reading →

NYC Children’s Services Commissioner Resigns After 2 Abused Kids Die In Harlem And Brooklyn

ms-carrion-pictured-resignsGladys Carrión, commissioner of the city Administration for Children’s Services (ACS), resigned Monday amid internal investigations and reforms to the agency following the recent deaths of two young boys in Harlem and Brooklyn who had been abused. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Access To Credit & Capital For Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprises Town Hall Forum

The Small Business Expo For Free In NYC1Hosted by The Black Institute with The Black Latino and Asian Caucus

Town Hall Forum to discuss access to credit and capital for minority and women owned business enterprises. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The 46th Anniversary West Indian American Day Parade & Carnival In Brooklyn

fest11Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Labor Day, Monday, September 5th, 2016, Seitu Oronde was at the 46th Anniversary West Indian Day Parade (which was started in Harlem) in Jamiaca, New York. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Michaela angela Davis And Featuring Terrie Williams At Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness

Davis and williams1To confront the debilitating effect of mental illness on Brooklyn’s low income communities, Brooklyn Community Services (BCS), will host the summit Brooklyn Stand Up! Breaking the Stigma of Mental Illness.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Carla Hall Of ABC’s The Chew To Host 150th Anniversary Gala

Carla Hall hw pickBrooklyn Community Services (BCS) announces that Carla Hall, the acclaimed cuisine author and co-host of ABC’s popular lifestyle series The Chew, will be the emcee at the historic 150th Anniversary Kick-Off Gala Our Purpose is Our Community. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: CACCI Honoring Thought Leaders

brooklyn1Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Thursday, January 7th, 2016, the Caribbean American Chamber Of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) honored thought leaders and new members at the Brooklyn Borough Hall, Brooklyn, New York.

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