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 →

ASCAP’s “On The Come Up,” At SOB’s In The NYC (Photographs)

Maya Milan Allan Kingdom ASCAP Nicole George Middleton Gilles[1]Last night, The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) brought its digital series, “On The Come Up,” to the stages for the first time at SOB’s in New York showcasing a lineup of up-and-coming artists. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Harlem Fave Spike Lee’s Michael Jackson Block Party Returns

spike lee enhanced1Harlem loves a good party, even if its in Brooklyn (just kidding), but nearly 30 years after “Do The Right Thing,” Spike Lee is still throwing the best block parties in Bed-Stuy. Continue Reading →

Gayle, Our Favorite King Answers The Proust Questionnaire

gail king+stuns+red+carpet+premiere+0BwcORWOGV6lThe Harlem fave, CBS co-anchor, editor-at-large of O Magazine, and Oprah B.F.F., Gayle King talks about her greatest fears, greatest regrets and spending some Tubmans. Continue Reading →

Harlem Knights In Washington Heights? No, Its The Medieval Festival In Fort Tryon Park

harlem knights in whastionsJoin NYC Parks, the Washington Heights & Inwood Development Corporation and the Fort Tryon Park Trust for the 32nd annual Medieval Festival in Fort Tryon Park. Continue Reading →

Hollywood Red Carpet Screening Of “Tyler Perry’s Too Close To Home” In Harlem Style

Tyler Perry3Part of Harlem style is about looking and being fabulous, and last night, TLC hosted an exclusive screening of their first-ever scripted series, “Tyler Perry’s Too Close to Home” at the Paley Center for Media in Los Angeles – in true Harlem style. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: “As I Open My Eyes” A New Film Set On The Eve Of The Arab Spring (video)

as-i-open-my-eyes 1In 2010, we set at home in Harlem watching the Jasmine Revolution televised in Tunis, we may have anticipated some of the possible stories to come out of the of the Arab Spring – As I Open My Eyes is one of those stories.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Fave R. Kelly Host “A Night to Remember” In Queens

R-KellyR. Kelly, one of R&B’s most famous performers, will host “A Night to Remember” at Resorts World Casino featuring Will Traxx, Superstar Jay and Kid Capri on Friday, August 26, 2016 at 8 p.m. at the Central Park event space. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy: Stories Of Chinese Food And Identity in America AT MOCA

chinese food4We know where we’re heading this fall, to the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA)’s Fall 2016 exhibition, Sour, Sweet, Bitter, Spicy: Stories of Chinese Food and Identity in America, on view from October 6, 2016 through March 26, 2017. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Easco Boiler Company Celebrates 90 years As One Of The Country’s Black Owned Boiler Companies

EASCO companyA family-owned and operated institution, Easco Boiler Company is celebrating 90 years of business, with a press conference and open house this Tuesday, August 16th at their headquarters. Continue Reading →