HW Pick: Join Open House Of The Fort Tryon Cottage, 1908 (video)

fort tryon park in upper manhattanJoin the Open House New York (OHNY) and see inside the Fort Tryon Cottage in the Hudson Heights, Washington Heights and Inwood, New York, 1908. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Lupita Nyong’o And Elmo Talk About The Skin They Are In (video)

the skin they are in....

Elmo talks to award winning actress Lupita Nyong’o talk about the skin he and Ms. Lupita are in on Sesame Street:

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Urbanworld Film Festival 2014 Returns To NYC

10425373_783127211717819_8255137201067814384_nThe 18th Annual Urbanworld Film Festival (www.urbanworld.org), presented by BET Networks with founding sponsor HBO, today announced the majority of the films that will be showcased. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Stella, Stella, Stella Nolasco At NYFW 2014-2015 (video)

stell nasclosa at nyfw 2014Stella Nolasco show is our pick so far from the Spring and Summer 2015 Collections show as part of the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in New York. Continue Reading →

Syracuse Soccer Player Suspended For Racist Slurs (video)

mailSince we know a number of Syracuse grads live in Harlem, we thought this story from Bossip reporting that Hanna Strong, a soccer player at Syracuse University, was identified by local media outlets as a woman caught on video saying racist and homophobic slurs over the weekend. Continue Reading →

“I Dreamt I Dwelt In Harlem,” A Brief History (videos)

harlem video from the the 1940s

Sources say the title is a play on the song from the 1800s called “I Dreamt I Dwelt in Marble Halls”.

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The Apollo’s Stephanie McKay’ Drops New Track (video)

stephanie jakcsonSinger Stephanie McKay’s new collaboration 2sharp9, with Bob Power—music producer and easily the best-known sound engineer in the world (A Tribe Called Quest, Erykah Badu, D’Angelo)—promises to take listeners on a trip through “… rock ’n’ soul. Continue Reading →

The Divine Harlem Lady Alicia Keys Reflects On Givenchy (video)

givenchy-dahlia-divin-alicia-keys-2Alicia Keys was recently tapped as the face of Givenchy’s new fragrance, Dahlia Divin, but don’t ask her how to pronounce it. Continue Reading →

“Good Afternoon Harlem,” With DJ Watts’ And Derrick Baskin (video)

harlem spoken wordFrom Theresa M. Collins

This throwback video is from February 13th, 2012 performance held at the Clark Studio Theatre at Lincoln Center in New York City. Continue Reading →