Event Organizer Forced Out Of Harlem Beer Event

The organizer of Bushwick’s ill-fated pizza festival has been forced out from a limited role in Harlem’s inaugural beer festival. Continue Reading →

Harlem Arts Festival’s 2017 Lynnette Velasco Award Recipient and Honorees

The Harlem Arts Festival (HAF) announced today that actor, former Marine and Harlem fire fighter Hisham Tawfiq, will receive the 2017 Lynnette Velasco Community Impact Award during its 6th anniversary gala on Thursday, March 30 at Riverside Church in Harlem. Continue Reading →

Fresh Direct Celebrates New Family Member Harlem Brewing Company At Melba’s

Celeste Beatty harlem brewingOn the evening of Wednesday, May 25, 2016, Melba’s Restaurant in Harlem will host an evening of hors d’oeuvres and beer in celebration of the Harlem Brewing Company becoming the newest member of the FreshDirect family. Continue Reading →

This Harlem Entrepreneur Got Her Beer On Walmart’s Shelves

Celeste Beatty harlem brewingCeleste Beatty is something of a rarity in the craft beer world: she’s a woman, and she’s African-American. There are so few black small-batch brewers that none of the official bodies in this growing, lucrative industry have even thought to collect data on race. Continue Reading →

Lisa Price, Marcus Samuelsson, Louis Johnson Jr. And More Honored At Harlem Business Alliance

hba gala1Yesterday evening, Tuesday, March 29, 2016 Harlem Business Alliance (HBA), a New York City nonprofit that services Harlem-based prospective and current business owners, hosted their 35th Anniversary Awards Dinner in MIST Harlem. Continue Reading →