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 →

Best 5 Places To Take Your Sweety For Valentines Day Dessert In Harlem

harlem desert in the bestWhat topped our best dessert places in Harlem Valentines Day dessert list? Well, our team of dessert lovers across our platforms let us know their best places for a fabulous Valentines Day dessert in Harlem. On the flip check out the places in Harlem that made the cut. Continue Reading →

Harlem Donates 2,300+ Books To Children And Families In Neighborhood Shelters

Last week, Total Equity Now (TEN) all-volunteer team delivered 2,343 new and like-new reading treasures to children and their families in shelters in East, Central, and West Harlem. Continue Reading →

Rep. Rangel Celebrates Harlem Businesses My Cake bakery And Settepani Restaurant

charles-rangel-and-carver-bankOn Thursday, October 13, 2016, at Carver Federal Savings Bank, 75 West 125th Street in Harlem Rep. Rangel honored two local businesses, Aliyyah Baylor of Make My Cake bakery and Leah Abraham and Nino Settepani of Settepani restaurant, for their contributions to the community. Continue Reading →

Best Places To Go For Labor Day In Harlem

east-harlem1Before you say good bye to summer, go out with a bang on Labor Day. Whether you want ideas for a cool spot in south Harlem or you just want a staycation further uptown or around Harlem villages, we’ve listed the best places and other things to do, including ways to have the best ever Labor Day weekend. Continue Reading →

Best 5 Places For Dessert In Harlem

harlem desert in the bestWhat topped our best dessert places in Harlem list? Well, as usual our crack team of dessert lovers across our platforms let us know their best places for a fabulous dessert in Harlem. On the flip check out the places in Harlem that made the cut. Continue Reading →

President Bill Clinton Officially Kicked-off The Inaugural Harlem EatUp! Festival

Chef Marcus Samuelsson Neil Patrick Harris Herb Karlitz_Photo  Credit Getty Images for Harlem EatUp!President Bill Clinton, Founder of the Clinton Foundation and 42nd President of the United States, officially kicked-off the inaugural Harlem EatUp! Festival, Saturday May 16, 2015 in Morningside Park.  Continue Reading →