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Con Edison Customers Went Green & Earned Green 2014
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Con Edison Customers Went Green & Earned Green 2014

Nearly 35,000 Con Edison customers who took advantage of the company’s energy efficiency programs in 2014 helped keep New York’s air clean and earned a record amount of incentives while doing so. The customers’ projects – which included  lighting, HVAC equipment, building management systems and other improvements – will keep more than 87,000 tons of […]

16th Havana Film Festival New York Premiers New Latin American Films
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16th Havana Film Festival New York Premiers New Latin American Films

The 16th Havana Film Festival New York (HFFNY), a project of American Friends of the Ludwig Foundation of Cuba (AFLFC), presents a first-rate program showcasing more than 45 films from and about Latin America, the Caribbean, and Latinos in the United States, April 9-17, 2015. The line-up includes a tribute to acclaimed Colombian writer Gabriel […]

Health Department Reports Historic Low in New York City Tuberculosis Cases
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Health Department Reports Historic Low in New York City Tuberculosis Cases

The Health Department released data showing the number of TB cases in NYC has reached a new, historic low of 585 cases in 2014, and TB incidence decreased 10 percent to a rate of 7.2 cases per 100,000 people. TB continues to disproportionately affect foreign-born New Yorkers, with 85 percent of total TB cases among […]

Pittsburgh Marks 100th Anniversary of Jazz Great & Native Son Billy Strayhorn
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Pittsburgh Marks 100th Anniversary of Jazz Great & Native Son Billy Strayhorn

I love to swing dance and one of my favorite swing numbers is “Take The A Train.” I always thought that Duke Ellington had composed it since the tune is so much associated with the Ellington band. It was not for some years that I learned it was Ellington’s arranger Billy Strayhorn who had written […]

Embracing Calm in a Culture of Chaos
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Embracing Calm in a Culture of Chaos

We live in a time where everything seems to be about moving. Moving forward and moving ahead are wonderful aspects of life, but moving so fast that you let life pass you by is not enjoyable. Moving often turns into rushing. And when you’re rushing, you get less done than if you were moving at […]

Celebrate the First Day of Spring with a Refreshing LEMON-ADE-RITA Recipe
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Celebrate the First Day of Spring with a Refreshing LEMON-ADE-RITA Recipe

It’s the first day of spring! What better way to celebrate warm weather in the air than with a refreshing homemade Honey Ginger Lemon-Ade-Rita?   In case you haven’t heard, Bud Light Lime-A-Ritas launched a brand new flavor last month, LEMON-ADE-RITA! Bud Light Ritas is all about bringing consumers a fun and convenient beverage choice […]

7 Steps To A Fear-Free Money Plan
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7 Steps To A Fear-Free Money Plan

Money worries can lead to sleepless nights for just about everyone, but surveys routinely reveal that women more than men feel the anxiety from a rocky financial situation. In a 2014 Money Magazine survey, for example, two-thirds of women said they were worried about their financial outlook, compared with 54 percent of men. Recent studies […]

Wells Fargo launches a New Social Media Movement that Curates the African American Experience
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Wells Fargo launches a New Social Media Movement that Curates the African American Experience

Wells Fargo & Company  launches, “Wells Fargo Presents: The Untold Stories Collection (#MyUntold)”, a social media movement dedicated to sharing personal stories that define what it means to be African American today. The program leverages the reach, power and influence of social media to provide an intimate look intothe African American experience. #MyUntold creates a […]

This Weekend: United Ink No Limits Tattoo Festival 2015
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This Weekend: United Ink No Limits Tattoo Festival 2015

From Friday March 20th through Sunday March 22nd (Friday 2-11pm, Saturday 12-11pm, Sunday 12- 7pm) Tattoo Lou Presents the United Ink “No Limits” Tattoo Festival at Resorts World Casino NYC, 110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Jamaica, NY. Hosted by Lou and Jackie Rubino, a tattoo industry power couple and emceed by Joey Tattoo of Tattoo Rescue™. Sponsored in part […]

Con Edison Employees Receive "2015 Black Achievers In Industry Award"
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Con Edison Employees Receive “2015 Black Achievers In Industry Award”

  Con Edison employees Delfina Isaac and Julius White were among 22 African-American executives from Fortune 500 companies nationwide honored recently at the Harlem YMCA 45th Annual National Salute to Black Achievers in Industry (BAI). The salute, “Celebrating Success, Developing Leaders and Cultivating Communities,” was held at an award ceremony in midtown Manhattan. Isaac, a […]

Raise A Glass To St. Patrick With 5 New Drinks
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Raise A Glass To St. Patrick With 5 New Drinks

Even on a Tuesday- tomorrow’s March 17th – St. Patrick’s Day can tempt infrequent drinkers to get out and enjoy the festivities. But you don’t have to drink dyed-green beer to tap into the spirit of the holiday, says Steven Earles, CEO of Portland-based Eastside Distilling (www.EastsideDistilling.com). “With each successive year, consumers are getting more […]

How to "Spring Clean" Your Diet
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How to “Spring Clean” Your Diet

If you want to overhaul your diet, it starts in the kitchen. By adding these powerful tools and foods to your lifestyle, you can shift your body in a new, healthier direction and detox from the winter months. With the help of a healthy multi-cooker, electronic tea kettle, organic tea, natural snacks and more, it’s […]