Calling All Young Chefs In Harlem!

Calling all young chefs!First Lady Michelle Obama is teaming up with Epicurious, the Department of Education, and the Department of Agriculture to host the third-annual Healthy Lunchtime Challenge recipe contest. Continue Reading →

Walter’s World: Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy Announces Major Move

By Walter Rutledge

Photo 1On Wednesday January 29 Brooklyn-based Ifetayo Cultural Arts Academy held a special press conference at Brooklyn’s Borough Hall following the recent win of the National Arts and Humanities Youth Award from the White House. Continue Reading →

President Obama 2014 State of the Union Address Live Stream

Live from the Capitol in Washington, D.C., President Obama delivers the 2014 State of the Union address. Continue Reading →

Boys and Girls Choirs of Harlem Stages a Comeback (video)

For over 30 years, the Boys and Girls Choirs of Harlem produced world class vocalists from Harlem. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Lonely Guy

iWhen Barack Obama arrived in Washington almost five years ago, the universal assumption was that the young president—who had, after all, won office by exploiting every connective tool of the national social and electoral network—would run his White House in sharp contrast to the bunkered, hunkered-down George W. Bush. Continue Reading →

Harlem Tea Party Rallies For Obama In Harlem


Dozens of people rallied at a “Harlem Tea Party” Sunday in support of President Obama’s reelection bid – and called for a more civil tone in the presidential race. Continue Reading →