The Jackie Robinson Foundation Partners With U.S. Cellular And Ford Motors

mone and the Jackie Robinson West Little LeagueDella Britton Baeza, President and CEO of The Jackie Robinson Foundation (JRF), announced today that in partnership with U.S. Cellular and the Ford Motor Company Fund, the Foundation will provide a four year JRF college scholarship to a member of the Jackie Robinson West Little League (JRW).  Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Erik Ford Award Winning Web Designer

Erik FordDays once spent working alongside the likes of T.I., Lil’ Kim and Timbaland are now filled with coffee, typography and pixels. Continue Reading →

HW Questionnaire: Vivian Randolph, President, Madame C.J. Walker Enterprises

Vivian Randolph

Her father purchased Madame C.J. Walker Enterprises when she was a little girl, now as president, the mother and avid reader is set to take the company to the next level in a new century. Continue Reading →

Michael’s World: A Crossover with Edge: 2011 Ford Edge Sport

By Michael Andre Adams

To describe it just one line, I’d have to call it a Harlem crossover with an edge—that is the Ford Edge Sport for 2011. Continue Reading →

Cora Walker, Harlem Resident First Black Female Lawyer In NY (video)

Cora T. Walker, a prominent New York lawyer who nearly 60 years ago became one of the first black women to practice law in the state, died in 2006 at her home in Harlem, NY. She was 84.

The cause was cancer, said her son Lawrence R. Bailey Jr., a lawyer, who practiced with his mother for many years. Continue Reading →

Michael’s World: 2011 Mustang GT, The Thrill Aint Gone!

Being captain of a 2011 Mustang GT, with its 5.0 liter / 412 horsepower V8 engine producing 390 lbs-ft torque that does 0-60 in 4.4 seconds—–is one hell of a thrill ride for a 47-year old brotha! Continue Reading →