Fuse Reignites Harlem Faves Brandy And Whitney Houston’s Cinderella 20 years later

Twenty years since the premiere of Harlem’s Rodgers & Hammerstein‘s Cinderella starring Harlem faves Brandy and Whitney Houston captured the hearts and imagination of audiences everywhere. Continue Reading →

Whoopi Goldberg Hosts Dinner At Sylvia’s At NYC Wine And Food Festival 2017

NY Post reports that the New York City Wine and Food Festival celebrates its 10th anniversary this month — and a slew of female celebrity chefs like Rachael Ray are slated to spice up the proceedings. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Comedian Hari Kondabolou Confronts His Cartoon Nemesis In The Problem With APU (Video)

In this highly-personal, insightful and timely exploration of minority media representation, Kondabolu speaks with prominent South Asian actors about the damaging legacy of Apu – an animated character voiced by a white actor with a heavily exaggerated, stereotypical Indian accent. Continue Reading →

Gérard Depardieu Defends His Love For Vladimir Putin, Castro And Life In Harlem

Even though he underwent emergency quintuple bypass surgery 17 years ago, Gérard Depardieu was inhaling a Gitanes as he sat down for our interview in New York this week. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s ‘Sammy Davis, Jr.: I’ve Gotta Be Me,’ Film Review

The Hollywood Reports that reports that Director Sam Pollard dives into the 60 years of show business career of the iconic entertainer Sammy Davis, Jr., for American Masters. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Order Of Black Nuns To Sell Uptown Locale

The Franciscan Handmaids of the Most Pure Heart of Mary, Inc. (FHM), one of three orders of mostly Black nuns in the United States, has put its Harlem location on the market as they restructure. Continue Reading →

Harlem-Based Order Of The Black Nuns Celebrates 100 Years With Cardinal Dolan

nuns Franciscan-Handmaids-Mary-group His Eminence Timothy Michael Cardinal Dolan, Archbishop of New York; the sisters of the Franciscan Handmaids of the Most Pure Heart of Mary, Inc. (FHM), one of only three orders of mostly Black nuns in Harlem, USA; their families. Continue Reading →

Celebrity Chef Carlos Brown Healthy Cooking Demo in Harlem (video)

fresh food at MIST harlemOn Friday, November 20th, 2015, Celebrity Chef Carlos Brown (whose clients include Oprah Winfrey, Spike Lee, Whoopi Goldberg, Jim Carrey & more) had a great healthy food presentation at MIST Harlem, NY. Continue Reading →

New ‘Path Through History’ Website Launched

Andrew-Cuomo-Path-Through-historyNew York History blog reports that an announcement sent to the media says that Governor Andrew Cuomo has introduced a new Path Through History website in celebration of New York State History Month. Continue Reading →

Welcome Pope Francis To East Harlem With A Video, Photo And/Or Text

Pope_FrancisIn honor of Pope Francis’ visit to the United States from September 22ndto 27th, Catholic Charities of New York today launched CharityHasNoBoundaries.org, a new digital site where people throughout the country, regardless of religious beliefs, can share a greeting with the Pope along with a message of charity. Continue Reading →

Pope Francis Welcome Video Site To Be Launched Today Before He Visits Harlem

image002Before Pope Francis and honorary Harlem Globetrotter visits Our Lady Queen of Angels School, on East 112th Street in East Harlem, the site CharityHasNoBoundaries.org, has been launched. Continue Reading →