Harlem Rapper Princess Nokia Is A Soup-er Star

NY Daily News reports that Harlem rapper Princess Nokia proudly took credit for taking down a foul-mouthed subway bigot with a swift slap and bowl of soup. 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 →

Seitu’s World: West Indian Day Parade In Brooklyn NY (Photographs)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Monday, September 4th, 2017 the West Indian Day Parade took over Eastern Parkway again this summer with folks from Harlem to Hollis in Brooklyn, New York. 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 →

Zane’s World: The 5 Best Places To Visit This Spring In Brooklyn

There are many great things that Brooklyn offers both residents and visitors from Harlem. The popular borough has a large selection of places and things to do that many people may not be aware of. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Make It In Brooklyn Pitch Contest Food Innovation

We’ve just opened the application period for our next Make It in BK Pitch Contest focused on Food Innovation.  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 →

Hey Harlem, Looking For Affordable Housing In Brooklyn?

bam_south_2Yes, we know its not Harlem, but CUFFH is hosting a free affordable housing workshop Wednesday for available units in the newest development in Downtown Brooklyn, BAM South.

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HW Pick: Join MC Lyte Conversation At AOL Build Live

mc-lyte“Love Jones” was originally released as a movie in 1997, but now it’s back and bigger than ever as a musical. “Love Jones – the Musical,” fuses an A-List musical line with a movie title that is nothing short of a cultural phenomenon. 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 →

HW Pick: Spend the Night At Brooklyn’s Rough Trade Record Store

sonosroughtradeairbnbAh, the weekend… Time to sit back, blare that favorite record, and pour yourself a glass of wine. Right? But wait, there are so many other things to worry about… Continue Reading →