Harlem/Havana At Gracie Mansion In New York City

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On Thursday, July 14, 2016, for the first time since the sixty-year trade embargo had been lifted, ambassadors and representatives from Cuba visit the United State, New York City and the home of Mayor Bill de Blasio. Continue Reading →

Behind-The-Scenes With Taimak: The Last Dragon In Harlem

IMG_9087On Monday, June 27th, 2016, we posted a story by author and editor-in-chief, Eartha Watts-Hicks titled Kicking It With Taimak: The Last Dragon based on Taimak Guarriello life.

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Harlem Remembers Prince, The Beautiful One (updated)

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By Eartha Watts-Hicks

Thousands gather at Harlems State Office Building on Monday, April 25th for a memorial celebrating the home going of music icon Prince. Continue Reading →

Raine Every Tuesday in Harlem

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“When you release your fears and pursue your passion, doors begin to open,” says Raine Torre, performer and host of Soul 4Real Tuesdays Live Music & Open Mic Night, a weekly talent showcase. Now held at Nabe, a quaint Japanese restaurant in Harlem, her music showcase reintroduces 90s music to a loyal following in this new millennium. Continue Reading →

Beverly Johnson Launch “The Face That Changed It All “

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On Saturday, September 5th, 2015, my cousin, Leslie Faulkner (Beverly Johnson fan) and I attended Beverly Johnson’s launch of her new book The Face That Changed It All at the Museum of the City of New York, New York City. Continue Reading →

Eartha Watts-Hicks Wins Columbia SBDC Business Pitch Competition

Columbia-CBS-Fall-2015-Pitch-Competition-2015 sliderAnother milestone for Eartha Watts-Hicks, owner of Earthatone Enterprises and Earthatone Books, independent publisher of LOVE CHANGES, and WEAVER by Miriam Kelly Ferguson. Continue Reading →

Bourbon Tasting And Book Signing With Author Edward Cozza At The Ritz

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Walking across the threshold into the swank ambiance of the Ritz-Carlton New York, Central Park, I already felt spoiled. Continue Reading →

Join The Live HW Podcast Reading With Eartha Watts-Hicks On The Danny Tisdale Show

Eartha Watts-HicksJoin Eartha Watts-Hicks as she reads from her book Love Changes during the HW Podcast Reading live on the The Danny Tisdale Show, Wednesday, July 15th at 2 pm to 2:30 pm EST during the Harlem Book Fair 2015. Continue Reading →