USA Track and Field Champions Lead RunJumpThrow Experience

USA Track and Field Champions Jesse Williams (left), Kristi Castlin (center) and Will Claye (right)

By CC Minton

On February 12, 2015, I attended the USA Track and Field RunJumpThrow Experience in New York City. Spending time with champion hurdler Kristi Castlin Continue Reading →

Harlem Wellness Challenge: Harlem Gets Fit in the New Year

Harlem Gets Fit Kickoff Event

Harlem Gets Fit Kickoff Event

By CC Minton

Harlem Gets Fit (HGF) co-led by Harlem Run and Harlem United kicked off the season at an informational session and welcomed participants from the community and as far away as Yonkers and New Jersey.

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Harlem Wellness Challenge: Chef “JJ” Johnson Talks Healthy Food

By CC Minton

Chef “JJ” Johnson talks healthy food and when it comes to Valentine’s Day, it’s not just about the symbolic heart but the physical heart too.  Continue Reading →

Join The Harlem Wellness Challenge 2015-2016

HarlemRunJogBy CC Minton

A new year’s resolution can be more than just an announcement. Some of the most popular reasons for making changes in 2015 include spending less, saving more, getting organized and losing weight which tops the list. To sum it up, all of these things tie into the Harlem Wellness Challenge. Continue Reading →

The Manhattan Links 10th Biennial Holiday Gala

The Links Gala Event/News PhotographyBy CC Minton

In a celebratory afternoon affair, The Metro-Manhattan Chapter of the Links, Incorporated honored Reginald Van Lee, Dawn Davis, and Barbara Smith at its tenth biennial holiday gala on December 14 at Gotham Hall in New York City.    Continue Reading →

An Evening With “Fathers” And Judge Mathis

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By CC Minton

As keynote speaker, Judge Mathis shared his inspirational life story with the same passion, tenacity, and authenticity that he brings to his show.

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CC Minton: Harlem After Dark

harlemsinger1ccguest (1)By CC Minton

Pat and Allan Harris opened the doors of Harris Harlem Brownstone on Saturday, October 25th, 2014, hosting Harlem After Dark.  Pat, a producer and Allan, a jazz vocalist and guitarist, were gifted two baby grand pianos and Harlem After Dark was born.
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Behind The Scenes At The Jamboree Benefit Cruise Extravaganza

reginareverendBy CC Minton

The Jamboree Benefit Cruise Extravaganza was an absolutely splendid way to give back to the community.   HCCI (Harlem Congregations for Community Improvement) hosted a soulful event and with such overwhelming support from the community.  Continue Reading →