HW Pick: Back to School with Children’s Museum of Manhattan

childrens musem  in nycGet ready for the new school year with book readings by author Steve Metzger, cooking demonstrations by The Creative Kitchen™, kindergarten readiness workshops and more! Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Marcus Samuelsson And Team Feed America

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The folks at FYI (a subsidiary of A+E) calls new the show with Marcus Samuelsson part road show, part NYC food adventure, part talk show – this is a deliciously inventive new series celebrating food in all its creative, ingenious glory. Continue Reading →

NYC Health Department Encourage Harlemites To Grab Fruit Or Juice

fresh food nyc and harlemFruits and vegetables are a delicious and affordable way for you and your family to eat healthy, and the Health Department wants to encourage Harlemites and New Yorkers to make healthy choices when grabbing a snack to eat on the go. Continue Reading →

Advocates Say New York City Facing Hunger Crisis

food in harlem is needVOA News reports that in the Harlem section of New York City, people come early and line up each day for food to feed their families at a pantry run by the Food Bank for New York City. Continue Reading →

Recycling and Farm Fresh Products at Mt. Sinai Greenmarket

harlem just got greenerHarlem just got greener, thanks to the opening of nonprofit GrowNYC’s seasonal Mt. Sinai Greenmarket, bringing more than just fresh, locally grown produce to the area.  Continue Reading →

Harlem Restaurants Eat Red To Help Fight AIDS (video)

harlem est red campaignWe just received an e-mail from the good folks at Cecil and Minton’s about a great event coming on June 1st-10th, 2014. Continue Reading →

Harlem Foodies to Launch Festival in 2015

Bill-de-Blasio,-Bill-Clinton,-Marcus-Samuelsson.jpg&q=80&MaxW=640&imageversion=widescreen&maxh=360Business owners from Harlem’s burgeoning food and drink scene will join forces next year to stage a festival to showcase the neighborhood’s culture, officials announced Tuesday. Continue Reading →

Losing Weight the Healthy Way

n-WOMAN-WEIGHING-HERSELF-large570By William Gillespie, M.D.

If you resolved at the start of the year to lose weight, you are not alone. Each year, thousands of Harlemites and millions of people pledge to lose the weight they have gained over the winter or during the previous year as a way to get healthy and look better. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The Second Annual NYC Hot Sauce Expo Was Hot!

seitu hot1By Seitu Oronde

This week Seitu travels to the Second Annual New York City Hot Sauce Festival 2014 on March 29-30 at the Penn Plaza Pavilion at 401 7th Avenue. Continue Reading →