Marcus Samuelsson, Red Rooster: “…Give Back And Economically Empower…”

l_6095_marcus‘Finding creative and effective ways to simultaneously give back and economically empower people is something that is increasingly important. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: West Indian Day Parade 2014 in Brooklyn

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Seitu Oronde was on the spot Saturday, September 6th, for the West Indian Day Parade on Eastern Parkway in Brooklyn, New York. Continue Reading →

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 →