Op-ed: Free, Healthy, Summer Meals For NYC Children From Harlem To Hollis

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaBy NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

No child should ever have to go without a meal. That’s why the DOE is, once again, offering completely free, nutritious breakfasts and lunches to anyone 18 years or younger in New York City all summer long. Continue Reading →

Adolescence Is Not A Disease’ – Helping Teens Succeed In A Complex World

library teens kids youthWhen did all teenagers become anxious, depressed and lose their ability to cope?

The truth is, in most cases, they didn’t. Continue Reading →

Kids From Harlem To Hollis Leave For Free Fresh Air Fund Summer Experiences

Fresh Air Fund Children-Manhattan1On Saturday, June 30, 2016, New York City children, including many Manhattan boys and girls, marked the beginning of their Fresh Air summer experiences.  Continue Reading →

Advice From Extraordinary Minds For Your Harlem Kids

LCKids at lincon center in harlemMoms and dads determined to raise children who love to learn and who respect others might do well to skip the latest parenting guides and turn instead to Socrates and Confucius. Continue Reading →

Your Child 10-13 years old? Come Make A Doc With Maysles Cinema In Harlem

Maysles Cinema.Our Junior Filmmakers Program is a fun opportunity for kids to learn about film surrounded by professionals at Maysles Documentary Center. Continue Reading →

25th Annual KiDS Of NYU Langone Springfling Gala

gala71NYU Langone Medical Center held its 25th annual KiDS of NYU Langone Springfling Gala Tuesday evening at The Plaza Hotel. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Luxury Nickelodeon Resort In The Caribbean

punta-cana vacation with nick from harlem1 square pantsYour working hard from East Harlem on 125th (Street) to 140th (Street) and Broadway, it’s time to get your heads out of the sand, Nickelodeon is rolling out the orange carpet. Continue Reading →

Black Women Film Summit Celebrates Another Fabulous Year

439d152b-990e-46de-b33c-ff1b7d6ad8a5Last week, the Black Women Film Network (BWFN) hosted its annual Black Women Film Summit, featuring the incredible “Untold Stories Awards Luncheon.” Continue Reading →

Special Needs Health Plans Added ToThe NY State

kidsBeginning on January 15, eligible health care consumers will have the ability to select and enroll in a Special Needs Health Plan (SNP) through the New York State of Health (NYSoH) Marketplace, for the first time since the NYSoH was established in 2012. Continue Reading →

Gather The Family, It’s Disney’s “Descendants” Star Sofia Carson

sofia from disney

Actress, singer and songwriter Sofia Carson performs her retro-soul version of “Rotten to the Core,” the hit song from Disney’s “Descendants” in a music video premiere.

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