Bruno Mars And Mary Wilson Finally Get On The Same Page At The Apollo In Harlem

NY Daily News reports that it was an Apollo mission to Mars. “Marry You” singer Bruno Mars and former Supreme Mary Wilson both performed at the Apollo Theater over the weekend, but were too busy to meet and trade war stories. Continue Reading →

JBF To Honor Marcus Samuelsson At Chefs And Champagne NYC Summer Fundraiser

The James Beard Foundation (JBF), the country’s preeminent culinary organization, announced today that Marcus Samuelsson, multiple James Beard Award–winning chef, author, philanthropist, and restaurateur, will be honored at this year’s Chefs & Champagne on Saturday, July 29, 2017. Continue Reading →

62 Chefs Gather For A Great Day In Harlem

image001Harlem EatUp! and Citi organized the photo last week with 62 chefs, both local to Harlem and those with restaurants in lower Manhattan came together to pay homage to the 1958 photo, “A Great Day in Harlem.” Citi was inspired to create this moment to celebrate their participation in the HarlemEatUp! Continue Reading →

Join Macy’s Culinary Council Chef Marcus Samuelsson At The Harlem EatUp!

marcus samiullsoon in harlem1Join Harlemite, celebrity chef and Macy’s Culinary Council Chef Marcus Samuelsson for an afternoon of food, fun, music and art, as he shares some of his favorite dishes as a warm-up for the Harlem EatUp! festival, a multi-day celebration of  the historic neighborhood’s dynamic culinary scene. Continue Reading →

Up Close with CC Minton: Marcus Samuelsson Joins C-CAP Board of Directors

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By CC Minton

Marcus Samuelsson, internationally acclaimed chef, restaurateur and author, was named Co-Chair of the Board of Directors by Careers through Culinary Arts Program along with Mark Weiss, Chief Investment Officer of RFR Holdings. Continue Reading →

The Hotness: Black Power Without Black Women Is Weak

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By Nicole Moore

When most people think about Malcolm X they immediately think of Black manhood leading to associations of Black power tied exclusively to the work of Black men. Continue Reading →

Harlem EatUp! Festival, A Weekend In Review

Chef Marcus Samuelsson Neil Patrick Harris Herb Karlitz_Photo Credit Getty Images for Harlem EatUp!This past weekend, the soulful cuisines, music and art of Harlem took center stage as over a hundred neighborhood restaurants, businesses and organizations—with the support of President Bill Clinton and Mayor Bill de Blasio —participated in the inaugural Harlem EatUp! Festival. Continue Reading →

Sylvia’s Tren’ness Woods-Black Talks Harlem’s Vibrant Future

trennessheadshotAt midafternoon on a cold late-winter day, Tren’ness Woods-Black is perched at a table at Sylvia’s  in Harlem, eating cornbread and sipping hot tea, and insisting that I order a sweet tea. (“Welcome to soul,” she says.) Continue Reading →