HW Pick: Harlem Fave Louis Armstrong’s ‘Skeleton in the Closet’ (1936)

Should you happen to be in the vicinity of Corona, Queens this Halloween afternoon, the Louis Armstrong House Museum will be welcoming trick-or-treaters ’til 6pm. (Fun-sized Snickers be damned! Go anyway, just to see “To Jack Bradley, the ‘Greatest’ Photo Taker,” a collection of candid, private moments captured by the friend Satchmo described as his “white son.”) Continue Reading →

Caleb Hawley Is Not ‘Seeing Colors’ In His Harlem (video)

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From Krista

We love this song by American Idol participant and Harlem resident Caleb Hawley “Seeing Colors”. It’s a story about his living in Harlem, the reaction of people to him and his reaction to them. Continue Reading →

Kohei Hattori Flys As The Amateur Night At The Apollo Winner (video)

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A passionate Kohei Hattori sings “I Believe I Can Fly,” is the new first place, at Amateur Night at The Apollo September 17th, 2014, in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

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 →

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 →