Harlem’s C. Virginia Fields “Winning at Living” Breakfast on AIDS

c virginai fildsThe National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. (NBLCA) will present the “WINNING at Living” Leadership Breakfast on Thursday, September 18, 2014 to recognize the great strides made towards the fight against HIV/AIDS, Hepatitis C, and other critical health issues. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Larry Scott Blackmon Named VP at FreshDirect

L_Scott-Blackmon_sqFreshDirect, a leading online fresh food grocer, announced today that it has named Harlemite Larry Scott Blackmon Vice President, Community and Government Affairs. Continue Reading →

The 2nd Annual African American Hepatitis C Action Day in Harlem

The 2nd Annual African American Hepatitis C Action DayNational African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD), a national mobilization initiative officially proclaimed in July 2013, is aimed at reducing the high incidence of Hepatitis C infection in black communities. Continue Reading →

City College Launches Center for the Arts In Harlem

Dr.-Lisa-S.-Coico,David-Covington,Carole-Acunto,Karen-Witherspoon,-Gregory-Shanck,Patricia-Hill,Elena-Sturman,Stephen-ByrdLast Monday night, 200 New Yorkers interested in arts and education came to Bonhams Auction House to hear Dr. Lisa S. Coico, President of The City College of New York, as she announced the launch of the City College Center for the Arts. Continue Reading →

HW Remix: Knocking on Harlem’s Door

harlem100726_560We thought this story by Chris Smith that orignally ran in the NYMagazine on November 3, 2010 would be informative as we head into the primary elections in June 2014.

It’s a campaign-kickoff rally straight out of the playbook: festive red-white-and-blue posters, lapel buttons featuring the smiling candidate, a soundtrack of upbeat and strenuously unobjectionable tunes. Continue Reading →

Viral Hepatitis Summit in Harlem

Viral Hepatitis Summit in HarlemAt the New York Viral Hepatitis Summit presented by the National Black Leadership Commission on AIDS, Inc. (NBLCA) on Thursday, March 20 at Harlem Hospital Center in New York City. Continue Reading →