HW Pick: Otis Sallid Produces Mariah Carey At The Beacon Theater

AC206803-0101-F6FD-D12E9E74C445DB2CThe multi-facetted, Mr. Otis Sallid has signed on as co-director/producer on 5x platinum recording super star, Mariah Carey’s All I Want for Christmas is You Christmas concert, at New York’s Beacon Theatre, December  15, 16, 18, 20 and 21st. Continue Reading →

Links Honors Reginald Van Lee and Dawn Davis In Harlem

Links in harlemOn Sunday, December 14, 2014, the Metro-Manhattan (NY) Chapter of The Links Incorporated (MML) will host its tenth biennial holiday gala at New York’s City’s iconic Gotham Hall from 4-8pm.  Continue Reading →

The Official Fruit of NY Can Jazz Up Your Coleslaw

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By Karen Smith-Hagman, RN, MSN, EmblemHealth

Apples are the official fruit of New York State and one of the best-known symbols of fall. There are more than 7,500 varieties of apples; many of them are grown in New York and available at farmers markets around the city.

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Tahl Propp Equities’ First Annual Community Health Day In Harlem

image001It was a street full of smiles at Tahl Propp Equities’ First Annual Community Health Day where crowds gathered on a pristine lot, owned by the community-based affordable housing owner, manager and developer. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rangel Welcomes Rev. Butts At CBC Prayer Breakfast

image001Congressman Charles B. Rangel welcomed Reverend Dr. Calvin O. Butts, III to the nation’s capital, as the nationally-renowned pastor of the historic Abyssinian Baptist Church in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Join An Exclusive Performance Of The Hip-hop Musical Peace Warriors in Harlem

seitu 3 pactWest Harlem Development Corporation is hosting an exclusive performance of the Off-Broadway Hip-hop musical Peace Warriors just for the youth of Grant and Manhattanville Houses. Continue Reading →

Hillary, Yunus, Jung To Invest $50 Million in Women-Owned Businesses in Harlem

Grameen America 2014 CGI AnnouncementFormer U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton announced at the 2014 Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting Grameen America’s commitment to invest $50 million in over 7,000 women-owned businesses in Harlem through 2020. Continue Reading →

NYC Century Bike Tour Celebrates 25th Anniversary

bike race at harlem meerNYC Century Bike Tour Celebrates 25th Anniversary with “Ride for Vision Zero” T.A. Event Includes Fundraiser for Effort to Eliminate Traffic Deaths and Serious Injuries. Continue Reading →

The Jackie Robinson Foundation Partners With U.S. Cellular And Ford Motors

mone and the Jackie Robinson West Little LeagueDella Britton Baeza, President and CEO of The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF), announced today that in partnership with U.S. Cellular and the Ford Motor Company Fund, the Foundation will provide a four year JRF college scholarship to a member of the Jackie Robinson West Little League (JRW).  Continue Reading →

CCCADI To Break Ground On New Center In East Harlem

east harlem centerCaribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI), the nation’s foremost Afro-Caribbean cultural center, will break ground September 16 at 10:00 AM at the former firehouse at 120 E. 125th Street which it is renovating into a cultural center for East Harlem. Continue Reading →