The Harlem Whiskey Festival 2017 Hits The Right Note (Photographs)

On Tuesday and Wednesday, July 11th-12th, 2017 the Harlem Whisky Festival 2017, was held at Amy Ruth’s  in Harlem on 116th Street, by founder Ron Williams and a tasting room full of incredible guests and fine whiskey. Continue Reading →

Gale Brewer Hosts Caregiving 101 Sponsored By NYC Health + Hospitals | Harlem

On Sunday, July 23, Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer will host “Caregiving 101: The Essentials of Caring for Others (And Yourself!),” a conference for New Yorkers dealing with the challenges that come with caregiving for family members and friends. Continue Reading →

“Weary Kingdom,” Book Signing & Reading With DéLana R. A. Dameron In Harlem

In this new collection of poems, Weary Kingdom, DéLana R. A. Dameron maps a journey across emotional, spiritual, and geographic lines, from the familiarity of the honeysuckle South to a new world, or a new kingdom―Harlem. Continue Reading →

Kurtis Blow, Talib Kweli, Tower Of Power And Others At Sounds Of The City 2017 In Newark


It’s been hailed by The New York Times as “Newark’s town social” and it’s the hottest music scene in New Jersey’s largest city on Thursday nights in July and August 2017. Continue Reading →

HARLEM WEEK 2017 Celebrates New York’s Diversity

One of New York’s most enduring and highly attended summer activities is the HARLEM WEEK Festival. HARLEM WEEK, which started as a one day event in 1974 has grown to a month-long celebration of the most famous community in the world. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Cove Lounge’s 5th Year Anniversary

By Udo Salters

Harlem‘s Cove Lounge celebrated its 5th year anniversary on June 21st, 2017, with a 80s & 90s themed party. Founded by Alyah Horsford-Sidberry, The Cove Lounge almost didn’t happen.  Continue Reading →

Regina Hall And Jada Pinkett Smith Go On A “Girls Trip,” To AOL Build

When four lifelong friends—Regina Hall, Tiffany Haddish, Jada Pinkett Smith and Queen Latifah—travel to New Orleans for the annual Essence Festival, sisterhoods are rekindled, wild sides are rediscovered, and there’s enough dancing, drinking, brawling and romancing to make the Big Easy blush. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “Empire” Casting Director Leah Daniels-Butler Speaks At Respectability Awards

Leah Daniels-Butler is a casting director and producer most notable for launching the careers of gifted actors like Best Actress Nominee and one-time Harem resident Gaborey Sidebe, star of the Academy Award winning film “Precious.” Continue Reading →

Shabbat Shabbang, Shabbat In The Lot At JCC Harlem

Shabbat Shabbang is a Friday night dinner designed to welcome our families with children of all ages into our amazing Harlem space for a terrific meal, new friends, and fabulous kids’ activities. Continue Reading →

FX Networks Previewed New Drama Series “Snowfall” At Essence Festival 2017

FX Networks previewed their new drama series “Snowfall” for an intimate group of press and influencers on Saturday. Co-creator John Singleton made brief remarks; Q93 radio host Wild Wayne intro’d the screening. Continue Reading →

Eartha’s World: Prose & Poetry At Calabar Imports In Harlem

Hosted by writer, author of the book Love Changes and HarlemWorldMagazine.Com Editor In chief Eartha Watts Hicks, the Eartha’s World Poetry And Prose event at Calabar Imports in Harlem.

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Harlem’s Schomburg At The 5th Anniversary Afro-Latino Festival Of New York

The Afro-Latino Festival of New York returns for its 5th edition on the weekend of July 7 and 8, 2017, with a Tribute to Women of the Diaspora. Continue Reading →

Whiskey Comes To Harlem At The Harlem Whiskey Festival 2017

The Harlem Whiskey Festival 2017 presented by Exclusive Access Group is a one-of-a-kind Whiskey & Entertainment experience for Whiskey Aficionado’s. Continue Reading →

5 Easy Steps On How To Improve Your Whiskey Palate

The Harlem Whiskey Festival 2017 is right around the corner on July 11-12, 2017, like most quality of life issues, getting to know whiskey is a lifelong adventure, and there’s no quick way to propel yourself to mastery without putting in the work. Continue Reading →

Alec Baldwin Is Honored At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

Former president Bill Clinton thrilled the crowd at the Apollo Theater on Sunday night when he made a surprise appearance at a Spike TV tribute for Alec Baldwin. Continue Reading →