Category Archives: Culture

Ta-Nehisi Coates: Looking Forward or Backward?

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 his latest … Continue reading

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Food & Drink Boulevard TONIGHT on Harlem Restaurant Row

Experience: Harlem & Frederick Douglass Boulevard Alliance Invite you to the 4th Annual Food & Drink Boulevard Summer Kick-off. An Evening of Food, Cocktails, Music and Entertainment o Harlem’s Restaurant Row. Today, Tuesday May 5, 2015 6:00PM – 10:00PM on … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Common “Selma is now”

“I am the hopeful black woman who was denied her right to vote. I am the caring white supporter killed on the front lines of freedom. I am the unarmed black kid who maybe needed a hand but was instead … Continue reading

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QUOTE: Rumi “Raise your words”

“Raise your words, not your voice. It is rain that grows flowers, not thunder.” Rumi (*also known as Jalāl ad-Dīn Muhammad Rūmī)

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Sweet Spot Festival Jamaican Indepen-DANCE!

Ring The Alarm!!! Your favorite sound is playin!! Celebrate all things Caribbean at The Sweet Spot Festival SATURDAY,  AUGUST 2nd Pack your picnic blanket, cooler & solo cups & join us for Jamaican Indepen-DANCE Featuring music by resident Herbert Holler & … Continue reading

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The Great Maya Angelou Has Passed On

Maya Angelou died at her home in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, on Wednesday, said her literary agent, Helen Brann. The 86-year-old was a novelist, actress, professor, singer, dancer and activist.  In 2010, President Barack Obama named her the recipient of the … Continue reading

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Sweet Spot Festival Sunday, May 25th at the West Harlem Pier!

Sweet Spot Festival is back!  Sunday, May 25th this holiday weekend there is something for everyone check out the vendors and great music line-up on the photo below.  You can also see more on there website as well as upcoming … Continue reading

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Sunday Jazz Corner with Danny Mixon (Harlem)

Daniel Asbury Mixon from Harlem, New York City is an American jazz Pianist. Currently you can hear him at the newly revised and highly sought upon Jazz Supper Club Minton’s in Harlem. A prolific piano virtuoso who has performed in … Continue reading

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SAVOR THE SEASON~UPTOWN (EAST HARLEM)

Save The Date! SAVOR THE SEASON~UPTOWN Thursday, September 18, 2014 at the Museum of the City of New York in East Harlem.  Here at the 3rd annual Gala you will sample some of the finest dishes from select restaurants in New … Continue reading

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Brunch In Harlem

Saturday and Sunday Brunch in Harlem is serious business – an event that is not to be missed. It’s all about legendary, newly established and up and coming restaurants, often at full capacity, serving a wide variety of great food, … Continue reading

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