Cam’ron Stopped By The Grand Opening Of The New Jimmy Jazz In Harlem

The Source Magazine reports that Killa Cam and Jimmy Jazz come together for an epic Grand Opening….. Continue Reading →

Harlem Costcos Raise Membership Price

Wholesale retail chain Costco — which operates warehouse stores in East Harlem; Sunset Park, Brooklyn; and Long Island City and Rego Park, Queens — is raising its membership prices this summer, according to a company quarterly report. Continue Reading →

Shark Tank’s Daymond John’s Blueprint + Co. Joins NYS Black Chamber For Launch!

Exclusive passes to Shark Tank’s Investor/FUBU CEO Daymond John’s “Blueprint Co.” invite only events will be raffled off during the official Meet & Greet of the New York State Black Chamber of Commerce. Continue Reading →

Guru Valerie Graves Pens Fab Memoir On Her Rise From Teen Mom To Ad Superstar

Ad agency guru Valerie Graves knows how “pressure makes diamonds.”  In her memoir “Pressure Makes Diamonds: Becoming the Woman that I Pretended to Be,” she  shows the reader every step of her journey. Continue Reading →

Mayor Bill de Blasio Announces New Partnership To Boost Minority And Women Biz Opps

Mayor Bill de Blasio and the Office of Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprises (M/WBEs) today announced a new community partnership to boost City contracting opportunities for M/WBEs. Continue Reading →

Hundreds Of Bodegas From Harlem To Hollis Will Close Thursday To Protest ‘Muslim Ban’

Hundreds of Yemeni-owned bodegas and grocery stores across NYC’s five boroughs from Harlem to Hollis plan to shut their doors Thursday from 12 p.m. to 8 p.m., strike organizers say, in protest of President Donald Trump’s recent executive order barring travel to the U.S. from Yemen and six other Muslim-dominant nations. Continue Reading →

NYC Lobbying Firm Capalino+Company Creates App For Minority And Women Business Owners

Capalino+Company, New York City’s top government relations and strategic consulting firm, announced the launch of its MWBE Connect NY app that will help identify procurement opportunities for business owners and entrepreneurs from Harlem to Hollis. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s John Henry Joins Harlem Capital Partners As A New Managing Partner 

Harlem Capital Partners (HCP), an opportunistic fund that invests in early stage companies focused on tech-enabled services, retail, and real estate, announced today the addition of a new Managing Partner — John Henry, the entrepreneur and investor behind projects Cofound Harlem and AREA. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Henry E. Greenup Homegoing Service

Harlem-based businessman/philanthropist Henry E. Greenup, 95, died.  Born in Baton Rouge, Louisiana,  he relocated to NY after serving in the Army, during WWII and discharged as a corporal. Continue Reading →

7 Harlem Consumer Tips Regarding Tax Preparers

Some consumer tips to help avoid excessive fees or potential fraud when using paid tax preparers, according to the Justice Department, Internal Revenue Service and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau: Continue Reading →