Seitu’s World: CACCI Honoring Thought Leaders

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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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Rangel: Shirley Chisholm Deserves This Honor

Shirley Chisholm 1970sHarlem Congressman Charles B. Rangel, who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes Upper Manhattan and parts of the Bronx, released the following statement regarding his colleague Shirley Chisholm, Continue Reading →

Harlem Juelz Brings Harlem To Showtime Saturday

Juelz SantanaHarlem man Juelz Santana is doing ShowTime Saturdays in the heart of Brooklyn..The Multi Platinum artist Juelz Santana helps launch New York’s brand new LOVE Nightclub. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Brooklyn’s Best Honors And Domestic Violence Month

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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 →

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation 2015 Gold Rush Awards

11057749_10153523417899614_2185997453179570443_nRush Philanthropic Arts Foundation is proud to announce the 2015 Gold Rush Awards. Taking place on Saturday, October 24th at the venue Littlefield in the Gowanus neighborhood of Brooklyn, this is the fourth annual night dedicated to celebrating cutting-edge art, music, fashion and culture.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Donald Trump, Tracy Morgan And More On Jimmy Kimmel Live In Brooklyn

david_letterman_jimmy_kimmel_a_lJimmy Kimmel Live will be returning to the host’s hometown of Brooklyn, New York for five original shows which will tape live from the Brooklyn Academy of Music’s Howard Gilman Opera House starting on Monday, October 19th, 2015. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Love Heals, The What’s Your Sign? Mural Project

love heals1On Saturday, October 3, 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m., Love Heals, the Alison Gertz Foundation for AIDS Education (www.loveheals.org), in collaboration with art curators Jeff Beler and Frankie Velez… Continue Reading →

Janine Green And Rick Ramsey At Curl Fest / NYFW 2015

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Host and super model Janine Green and co-host Rick Ramsey talk to attendees at Curl Fest in Brooklyn about hair, from curls to swirls and afros as part of New York Fashion Week 2015. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The West Indian Day Parade (photos)

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The first annual Golden Krust Caribbean Bakery & Grill National Jamaican Patty Eating Contest as part of the West Indian Day Parade 2015 was held on Sunday, September 6th at outside the Brooklyn Museum in Crown Heights. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Rise Of Sneaker Culture Gets Old Old School

3.-All-Star-Non-Skid-From-Converse_4000W_700_499From their modest origins in the mid-nineteenth century to high-end sneakers created in the past decade, sneakers have become a global obsession. Continue Reading →