Up Close with CC Minton: Jody Watley Hits the Dance Floor at Lincoln Center

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Grammy Award winning artist Jody Watley took front and center stage at Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Nights Swing on Thursday, June 25, 2015.  The evening felt like a “Throwback Thursday” of the 80’s featuring disco, funk and the original and distinctive moves of a dance style known as Waacking.

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Top 5 Harlem Father’s Day Gift Ideas For Dad

Finding the perfect present for a Harlem Dad just got easier with our selection of the top five awesome—and affordable—gift ideas.

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The Harlem World Magazine Harlem World’s Best t-shirt $20.

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Harlem Wellness Challenge: We Run Harlem

By CC Minton

We Run Harlem! It’s like a mantra in motion.  You see them running the streets, sprinting through parks and even darting between cars. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: Iconic Fashion Designer Stephen Burrows Kick Starts a New Collection

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Stephen Burrows, one of the most influential black designers in American history, was joined by guest and legends of the fashion world at JB b.o.r.n. Vintage Fashion Show Room in Harlem.

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Up Close with CC Minton: Award-Winning Common Gets Personal

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Who best to get up close and personal with than award-winning artist Common with a room full of music lovers in New York City. The Golden Globe, Academy and Grammy award- winning entertainer approached the stage with his musical entourage at Harlem MIST on Wednesday, May 6, 2015.   Continue Reading →

Harlem Wellness Challenge: Join Monifa Maat Bed Aerobics Fitness Flow

Emerging faith-based fitness & health expert Monifa Maat known as “The Healthy Motivator” introduces “No Excuses” Therapeutic Fitness System that is transforming lives. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: Award-Winning Seven Brown Expands Harlem Skin & Laser Clinic

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Award-winning and internationally licensed esthetician Seven Brown hosted an opening reception of her new venture Harlem Skin & Laser Clinic (HSLC), on Thursday, April 23, 2015.  The full-service skin and laser center is the first of its kind above 96th street (east or west side of Manhattan) that services men and women of different ethnicity.

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Harlem Wellness Challenge: Fitness Tips for Spring

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Spring is here, well it’s supposed to be here since it’s March 26th! We’ve put together some spring exercise tips to help you get yourself going after being stranded inside with that awful winter weather! Continue Reading →

The Danny Tisdale Show Talks Harlem EatUp!

harlem world magazine big logo1Today Danny Tisdale, on The Danny Tisdale Show welcomes Harlem World Magazines Editors Event Ambassador and Wellness writer CC Minton and Food writer Lil Nickelson to talk about the behind the scenes launch of the recent HarlemEatUp events in Harlem. We’ll talk about Harlem EatUp! Festival. Continue Reading →

Harlem Wellness Challenge: Healthy Eating – All Day All Night

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How many times have you heard it before?  Eat your fruits and vegetables.  Don’t eat too much sugar and you have got to try that new no-fat diet.  Continue Reading →

Interview: Dick Parsons and Alexander Smalls Honored by C-CAP

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On Tuesday, March 3rd, Former Chairman and CEO of Time Warner Dick Parsons and Executive Chef & Harlem Restaurateur Alexander Smalls were honored, in front of 800 guests, at the 25th Anniversary Benefit celebration of the Careers through Culinary Arts Program (C-CAP). Continue Reading →