TV One Presents ‘Girlfriends’ Getaway’

Girlfriends Getaway Cast_Photo Credit Elise Romany - TV OneJust in time for the end of our end of summer in Harlem, TV One presents the network premiere of the two-hour original movie, Girlfriends’ Getaway on Saturday, August 30at 8PM/ET with an encore at 11PM/ET and at 11AM/ET on Sunday, August 31st. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Larry Scott Blackmon Named VP at FreshDirect

L_Scott-Blackmon_sqFreshDirect, a leading online fresh food grocer, announced today that it has named Harlemite Larry Scott Blackmon Vice President, Community and Government Affairs. Continue Reading →

Harry Belafonte At Lincoln Center Pete Seeger Live-Stream Memorial Concert

Harry BelafonteLincoln Center announces today that it will live-stream a special all-star line-up including Harlem fave  Harry Belafonte at the Memorial Concert for Pete and Toshi Seeger on Sunday, July 20 at 4:00 p.m. ET. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The First Annual Peace Is A Lifestyle Conference

Peace-Flyer-600x452On Saturday June 28th from 9am-3pm, BK Nation, a new national organization, and Fordham University, in conjunction with Erica Ford’s Life Camp, a leading force in the anti-violence movement, will host the First Annual “Peace Is A Lifestyle” Conference at Fordham University’s Lincoln Center Campus in Manhattan. Continue Reading →

Dance of the Village Elders At Harlem Hospital Center

dances with eldersJoin the Summer Recital Walt’s Bevy of Beauty Babes Live from the Champagne Lounge with participants of the “Dance of the Village Elders” program for a tribute to the culture of the Village of Harlem. Continue Reading →

CityShares to Create ‘Neighborhood Fund’ for Harlem (Update)

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Could I begin life again, knowing what I know, and had money to invest, I would buy every foot of land on the island of Manhattan. – Jacob Astor

CityShares LLC (www.cityshares.com), a unique alternative investment platform providing accredited investors the opportunity to invest in appreciating New York City neighborhoods, has launched its first Neighborhood Investment Fund (NIF) covering Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn. Continue Reading →