Guests Were Red Carpet Ready At The Boys & Girls Club Of Harlem Gala (Photographs)

red11The Boys & Girls Club of Harlem held its annual fundraiser and celebration, “Autumn in New York,” Wednesday night at the Riverside Church, commemorating 35 years of serving the local youth of Harlem as it embarks on a new chapter at PS 186. Continue Reading →

Yes, It’s The Boys & Girls Club Of Harlem Annual Celebration 2016

youth-performing-swing1The Boys & Girls Club of Harlem 2016 held its annual fundraiser and celebration, “Autumn in New York,” Wednesday night at the Riverside Church, commemorating 35 years of serving the local youth of Harlem as it embarks on a new chapter at PS 186. Continue Reading →

Boys & Girls Club Of Harlem To Host Celebration Of Fabulous Futures To Harlem Youth

boys-and-girls-clubAfter the grand opening of a brand new Clubhouse, the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem will hold its annual fundraiser and celebration, “Autumn in New York,” commemorating 35 years of serving the local youth of Harlem as it embarks on a new chapter at PS 186.  Continue Reading →

New Music From Tamela Mann’s Upcoming Album “One Way”

NASHVILLE, TN - JANUARY 13: Tamela Mann attends the 13th Annual BMI Trailblazers of Gospel Music Awards Luncheon at Rocketown on January 13, 2012 in Nashville, Tennessee. (Photo by Rick Diamond/Getty Images for BMI)

Grammy Award-winning Gospel songstress Tamela Mann has performed at the Riverside Church, Apollo theatre, and in the Harlem story Sparkle now she is gearing up for the release of her fourth studio album One Way this fall and the highly-anticipated new project is now available for pre-order. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Vaughan Harper Celebration Of Life In Harlem (Photos)

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Photographs By Seitu Oronde

On Saturday, July 16th, 2016, Seitu Oronde photographed Melba Moore, Dr. Bob Lee, Terry Williams, Lloyd Williams and many others for the Vaughan Harper Celebration Of Life at the iconic Riverside Church 121st Street in West Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

The Celebration Of Life, Vaughn Harper Service In Harlem

Riverside Church in HarlemThe Vaughn Harper service is open to the public at the Riverside Church in Harlem.

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Rudy’s World: Harlem United Boulevard Bash

rudy1On Wednesday, April 19th at Riverside Church, Bevy Smith, Carmen Carrera, Demetre Daskalakis and many more was honored at the Harlem United Boulevard Bash.
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Dining With Miss Lil: The Two Faces of An Executive Chef

Chef Matthew Tivy and Miss Lil1By Lil Nickelson

I finally met Executive Chef/Owner Matthew Tivy this past summer after I had reviewed two French bistro establishments out of the three restaurants in his food business empire that he co owns or manages in Manhattan; Chez Lucienne in Harlem on Lenox Avenue near 125th Street and Café du Soleil on the Upper West Side near 104th Street and Broadway.  Continue Reading →

Riverside Church And Grant’s Tomb, Harlem, NY, 1930 (updated)

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Riverside Church and Grant’s Tomb (right) looking south on 121st Street and Riverside Drive in Harlem, New York, 1910 1930. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Jewel Kinch’s New Gig At Hudson Valley Writer’s Center

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We want to congratulate longtime Harlemite and once Riverside Church Theater Executive Director Jewel Kinch on her new job as the Executive Director of the Hudson Valley Writer’s Center in Sleep Hollow, Westchester, NY. Continue Reading →