Harlem’s The Dovers/Vocaltones, 1953 (video)

dovers10By Marv Goldberg

With a couple of switches in personnel, the Dovers and Vocaltones were essentially the same group.The Dovers turned out sweet ballads in the vein of the Mellows. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: Black History Month IMPACT At The Museum Of Natural History

seitu hist1Great photographs by Seitu Oronde of the IMPACT Repertory Theatre Performance Company Young people at the Museum Of Natural History in Harlem during Black History Month.

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Harlem Congressman Rangel Receives Distinguished Pioneer Award

members-of-the-congressional-black-caucus-congressmanCongressman Charles B. Rangel who represents the 13th Congressional District of New York that includes Upper Manhattan and parts of the Bronx, New York. Continue Reading →

National Week of Prayer Kickoff Breakfast In Harlem

67d28a11-72d6-4220-be66-bf98c87dd6b7HCCI and its nearly 100 member congregations, join Harlem’s own Balm in Gilead and its ‘National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS’ to address HIV/AIDS and health disparities which disproportionately affect Harlem and communities of color nationwide.

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The New Art of Capturing Love (Book)

By Morgan A. Grain

All rules beyond the basic fundamentals of photography are thrown out in the groundbreaking book The New Art of Capturing Love: The Essential Guide to Lesbian and Gay Wedding Photography, by Kathryn Hamm & Thea Dodds by Ten Speed Press Continue Reading →

The New Art of Capturing Love (Book)

By Morgan A. Grain

All rules beyond the basic fundamentals of photography are thrown out in the groundbreaking book The New Art of Capturing Love: The Essential Guide to Lesbian and Gay Wedding Photography, by Kathryn Hamm & Thea Dodds by Ten Speed Press Continue Reading →

Souleo: Unsung Hollywood Challenges Diversity Issues

Unsung Hollywood A Differnt World Behind the Scenes Cast Photo_Courtesy TV One (1)By Souleo

Receiving a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame takes longevity, success, the right connections, and for some, your own episode on TV One’s popular docu-series, Unsung Hollywood. Continue Reading →

Harlem United’s CEO Jacquelyn Kilmer’s Renewed Focus

Jacquelyn Kilmer

Six weeks into her tenure as Chief Executive Officer at Harlem United, Jacquelyn Kilmer has made public a renewed focus for the work of the $41-million organization, as well as new leadership to execute this innovative direction. Continue Reading →

Because Of Them, Nickelodeon Celebrates Black History Month With Harlem Faves

becuase of themOur friends at Nickelodeon is partnering with the Because of Them, We Can™ initiative to commemorate Black History Month through a campaign launching today across the network’s multiple platforms, including on-air, digital and social.  Continue Reading →