Month: March 2017

Harlem Bros’ Startup That Pays Patrons to Review Businesses Ready to Launch

The startup helps businesses find their “niche” markets to get select feedback from customers.

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Harlem Summit Will Help Parents Navigate Array of School Choices in Area

The school choice summit will give parents the tools they need to make informed choices for their child.

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The Hunt: A Home in Riverdale With Room to Work and Play

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After renting for years in Harlem, one couple found their dream house in the Bronx.

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Success Academy Bans Opt-Out, Says Students Will Be Forced to Take Tests

Any child who shows up to school on state test days will be forced to take the test, officials said.

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Food and Culture in Focus at 3rd Annual Harlem EatUp! Festival

The four-day festival will showcase Harlem’s local eateries, music and culture.

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Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over.

Meet the Executioner. Your Amateur Night at the Apollo Is Over. C. P. Lacey glanced at his oversized silver watch and began tap-dancing across the floor of his cramped dressing room in Harlem. There was pep in his…

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How to Get Your Taxes Done for Free in New York City

If you make $64,000 or less a year, you may qualify for free tax prep assistance.

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Ta-Nehisi Coates: Looking Forward or Backward?

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By Daniel Rose Ta-Nehisi Coates is widely acknowledged as one of the nation’s most eloquent, powerful journalists. The passion, knowledge and command of language he brings to discussions of the state of Black America are especially compelling; and…

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Ice Cube & Allen Iverson Launch Basketball League

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By: Derrel Jazz Johnson Hip-Hop legend, actor and producer Ice Cube was joined by NBA legend and former NBA MVP Allen Iverson in New York City Wednesday to launch the BIG3, a brand-new three-on- three basketball league that…

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