New York Fashion Week will be forced to find a new location, according to a settlement reached between the city and park advocates, reports the New York Post. Continue Reading →
Dame wants no part of Stacey’s ride-or-die Republicanisms. Actress Stacey Dash was once regarded as an ageless Hollyweird beauty, but her choice to begin publicly supporting GOP policies & tactics that very obviously work against African-Americans has gotten her the label of a top-tier sellout for many in the black community.
Hip-Hop Global Media & Entertainment LLC team up with the Hip-Hop Hall of Fame + Museum (HHHOF) to announce the launch of their fundraising campaign benefitting the Harlem based Hip-Hop Museum on Indiegogo, the world’s largest crowdfunding platform. Continue Reading →
For anyone who thinks it is poor timing to host an economic summit focused largely on increasing diversity in Silicon Valley during a climate of protests against police brutality, here is a rebuttal: the two are connected, according to Rev. Jesse Jackson. Continue Reading →
Interactive One (interactiveone.com), the number one online platform for the African American and New Urban community, announced today that it has acquired GlobalGrind (globalgrind.com), founded by Harlem fave Russell Simmons. Continue Reading →
The Museum of Modern Art marks the centennial of the beginning of the Great Migration, the multi-decade mass movement of African Americans from the rural South to the urban North, with the exhibition One-Way Ticket: Jacob Lawrence’s Migration Series and Other Visions of the Great Movement North from April 3 through September 7, 2015. Continue Reading →
Harlem United announced today that its Board of Directors has named experienced attorney and non-profit executive Jacquelyn (Jacqui) Kilmer as the organization’s next Chief Executive Officer, effective January 1, 2015. Continue Reading →
Many are familiar with Melba’s Restaurant located at 300 West 114th Street owned by successful business owner, Melba Wilson. However, Melba also owns the beautiful spacious 350-seat dining hall, Melba’s 125 located on the 3rd floor of the Harlem State Office Building, 163 West 125th Street. Continue Reading →