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New York Trend 25 Years: The Original New York Trend Team


As we continue to look back at the past 25 years, here is a snapshot of some of the members of the original New York Trend team!

From left to right, Carol Marino, Senior staff photographer, Nathasha Brooks-Harris, writer and editor, LaShawn Francis, intern and future youngest past New York Trend editor-in-chief, Andrea Whitaker, intern, Marc Taylor, Entertainment writer and editor & Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams, owner & publisher, New York Trend.

About the Author

New York Trend is a weekly news publication that focuses on issues and lifestyles of the African & Caribbean American communities throughout the New York metropolitan area and Nassau and Suffolk Counties of Long Island. It is a respected and well recognized news publication that has been in existence since 1989. Owner, Publisher and Executive Director, Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams has been at the helm of this award-winning publication since its inception. New York Trend continues to be the only black woman-owned, metropolitan newspaper in New York and Long island. New York Trend is the largest black-owned newspaper throughout Nassau and Suffolk counties.