HW Pick: All The Places To Get Free Stuff During NY Fashion Week

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New York Fashion Week 2016 officially kicked off on Thursday with Nicholas K at 9am, but don’t worry if you find yourself without an invite. There are still plenty of ways for you to get in on the action — and, just like stalking it-girls, it’s totally gratis. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Apollo Open House In Harlem

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On Saturday, February 6th and Sunday, February 7th, 2016, the Apollo Theater had its Open House: Arts & Activism and The Black Panthers: Vanguard of the Revolution.  Continue Reading →

Bernie And Al Meet At Sylvia’s In Harlem (video)

2016_02_berniesharp5After his resounding primary win in New Hampshire, Senator Bernie Sanders made his way back to New York City for some important meetings. First was breakfast (or just tea?) at Sylvia’s with the Rev. Al Sharpton. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “GHOST BROTHERS” On Destination America

768d9041-0e91-4d15-8a93-891c19cc0b70What you see is what you get with Dalen Spratt, Juwan Mass and Marcus Harvey, the Southeast’s newest and most dynamic paranormal investigation team. Continue Reading →

The Kwami Coleman Trio At The Harlem Stage Gatehouse

7a057b5b-676f-420a-93ed-4797942496d4Kwami Coleman is a composer, pianist, and musicologist from Harlem. His album, Local Music, set for release in Spring 2016, attempts to convey the sound and energy of people coexisting in the environment they call home. Continue Reading →

Cynthia Bailey Eyewear Celebrates NYC During Fashion Week 2016

Cynthia Bailey Eyewear1This month Cynthia Bailey will have a special evening celebrating the fashion and glamour of New York City during New York Fashion Week 2016 hosted by three global brands Classiques Modernes, Roots and Cynthia Bailey Eyewear.

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Weather: Prepare For Extremely Cold Temperatures

east-harlem sliderNew York City Emergency Management urges New Yorkers from Harlem to Hollis to prepare for extremely cold temperatures Thursday night, February 11 through Monday, February 15, 2016. Continue Reading →

Is Harlem Becoming The New Gallery District In NYC?

east-harlem sliderCall it the art-world circle of life: Gallery neighborhoods become too crowded and expensive for galleries to remain, forcing them to move to less expensive, more off-the-beaten-path parts of town—which then become too crowded and expensive for galleries to remain. And so it goes. Continue Reading →

Bernie Sanders To Dine With Al Sharpton In Harlem

sharpton and berniealThe Rev. Al Sharpton has invited Hillary Clinton’s biggest nemesis to a soul food breakfast in Harlem. Continue Reading →

The Timelessness Of The Photographs Of Kamoinge In Harlem

Page145-photo-by-June-Delairrie-BRIDE-ON-THE-BEACH-NASSAU-BAHAMAS-2007-photo-bu-June-DeLairre-Truesdale-e1454695565549In 1963, the Kamoinge Workshop produced their first portfolio of photographs taken by members who made up the group. The portfolio included a statement that read: “The Kamoinge Workshop represents fifteen black photographers whose creative objectives reflect a concern for truth about the world, about society and about themselves.” Continue Reading →