2 Men Wanted For Harlem Shooting

east-harlem-shooter1Police are looking for two men they believed were involved in the Monday-morning shooting of a 25-year-old man at 476 West 144th Street, along a quiet residential street in Harlem. Continue Reading →

General Daniel Edgar Sickles Harlem Civil War Organizer 1819 – 1914

daniel_edgar_sicklesDaniel Edgar Sickles, October 20, 1819 – May 3, 1914, was an American politician, soldier, and diplomat. Sickles spent allot of time in Harlem, visiting his brother John Sickles who lived on “123rd Street, Northside just west of Second Avenue,” giving speeches and organizing during the Civil War in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Watch Hispanic Heritage Awards Acceptance Speeches With Sonia Sotomayor And Other Awardees

sonia_sotomayor_in_scotus_robe1The 29th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards presented by Target, will be broadcast nationally across PBS affiliates this coming weekend on PBS affiliates celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.  Continue Reading →

HWPick: The 29th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards In DC

Hispanic Heritage AwardsThe Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) announced today the 29th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards will be broadcast nationally Friday, September 30, 2016, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET on PBS during Hispanic Heritage Month.  Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: The Latin Explosion New York City Premiere

New York Premiere of the HBO Documentary Film The Latin Explosion: A New America

Story and Photography by Udo Salters

On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 HBO held the New York Premiere of the HBO Documentary Film The Latin Explosion: A New America Held at the Hudson Theater. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 4th Annual Eva Longoria Foundation Dinner

EvaLangoria 1Friday, November 6th, in East Harlem style a dinner celebrating The Eva Longoria Foundation raised funds to support the Foundation’s mission to help Latinas build better futures for themselves and their families through education and entrepreneurship. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: O’Brien Kicks Off “I’m Latino” National Tour

Soledad_Photo1Award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien today unveiled “I AM LATINO IN AMERICA,” a national tour of conversations that amplify the Latino voice on critical community issues.  Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Rush Arts Foundation’s Art For Life

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

By Udo Salters

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s 20th anniversary at the 2015 Art For Life benefit took place on Saturday, July 18th,, 2015. This year’s honorees were Dave Chappelle, Michaela and Simon de Pury, Ava DuVernay, and featured artist Wangechi Mutu. Continue Reading →