USA Track and Field Champions Lead RunJumpThrow Experience
Dining With Miss Lil: Blujeen Restaurant is Opening in March 2015
Southern Chefs Cooking Competition Airs During Black History Month
Behind The Scenes At The NY Association of Black And Puerto Rican Legislators
Seitu’s World: CACCI’s Annual Breakfast Summit In Brooklyn
The Apollo Theater’s Fifth Annual Dining with the Divas Luncheon
Seitu’s World: Assemblyman Michael Blake Sworn In The Bronx
Seitu’s World: Jazzmobile’s 50th at Harlem Fine Arts Show

Harlem’s Abdul-Jabbar Spreads Wide Wings

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English: Kareem Abdul-Jabbar attending the AARP’s 2011 Life@50+ National Event and Expo in September 2011. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Harlem resident Kareem Abdul-Jabbar proved to be an ultimate winner during his Hall of Fame career but for the NBA’s all-time leading scorer, missing out on a chance to be a head coach may have been a blessing. Continue Reading →

Five Tips To Improve Heart Health In Harlem Wellness

american heart associationFor “Go Red” month, the American Heart Association’s annual campaign to raise awareness of heart disease in women, clinicians from across the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation (HHC) have compiled their top tips to help Harlemites take positive steps toward a healthier heart. Continue Reading →

EmblemHealth Brings SisterTalk Faith-Based Health Program

emblem health and sister talkEmblemHealth, New York’s leading health benefits and wellness company, announced today that it has brought the successful Hartford-based SisterTalk Healthy Lifestyle Program to New York. Continue Reading →

On The Edge Of Fusion At MIST In Harlem

tumblrmvielfjydg1qdzyj3o11280The West Harlem Art Fund and Friends are presenting “On the Edge of Fusion” for Armory Arts Week from March 2nd through March 6th. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Tom Bullock’s ‘The Ideal Bartender’ Offers Words of Advice

tom bullockIn 1913, former President Theodore Roosevelt, countering a report that he was frequently drunk, testified in a libel suit that one of the few drinks he had had since leaving the White House was a mint julep at the St. Louis Country Club. And, he said, he took only a sip or two. Continue Reading →

$20 Bill Lawsuit Accuses Harlem’s Al Sharpton Of Discrimination

Sharpton-Comcast-White-HouseCivil rights activist and Harlem based Al Sharpton and television giant Comcast are being named in a multi-billion dollar racial discrimination lawsuit and the details are not pretty. Continue Reading →

Amateur Night Winner Lyfe Jennings New “Pretty”

jpegArmed with prolific vocal and songwriting abilities, Amateur Night at the Apollo Theater winner and singer-songwriter Lyfe Jennings has returned with “Pretty Is,” the lead single off of his highly anticipated sixth studio album, Tree Of Lyfe. The album will be released this summer via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment. Continue Reading →

Harlem Resident Neil Patrick Harris’s Oscar At The Academy Awards

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Sunday’s Academy Awards ceremony got as many laughs as a Hollywood movie — but only if that movie was “American Sniper.” Social media users piled on the show’s proliferation of draggy gags and corny one-liners. Continue Reading →

Kass Fashion Report: Harlem Renaissance Style

Harlem Renaissance 4By Kass

The Harlem Renaissance speaks to a beautiful time period in American history, specifically black American history. The Harlem Renaissance birthed, cultivated and celebrated African-American cultural and artistic contributions to the U.S. creative and cultural art sectors. Continue Reading →

Marcus Samuelsson: Easy Sausage and Chicken Gumbo Recipe

marcus samuelsson1By Marcus Samuelsson

In honor of Mardi Gras today, we’re featuring one of New Orleans’ signature dishes- gumbo! This spicy and hearty stew originated in southern Louisiana as early as the 1700’s. Continue Reading →

MNN El Barrio Firehouse To Host Documentary In Harlem

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On Friday, February 27, the MNN El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center (175 East 104th Street, btw Lex & 3rd) will present the world premiere of ¿Quién Soy?/Who am I?, a documentary that sheds light on the numerous ethnic groups that make up Dominican society.  Continue Reading →