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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.

Rare Screening of 1964 Malcolm X Film at NYAFF
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Rare Screening of 1964 Malcolm X Film at NYAFF

At the 24th New York African Film Festival, Lebert “Sandy” Bethune, Jamaican filmmaker, poet, author and scholar, will spotlight Pan African expats’ during the turbulent 1960s through his acclaimed milestone documentary Malcolm X: Struggle for Freedom, filmed during Malcolm’s X’s trip to Europe shortly before his assassination and Jojolo, a portrait of a young Haitian fashion […]

Bloomingdale's Workers Voted to Strike on May 1st if a Fair Contract Isn't Reached
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Bloomingdale’s Workers Voted to Strike on May 1st if a Fair Contract Isn’t Reached

Yesterday, with the May 1 contract deadline just a week away, unionized Bloomingdale’s workers at the iconic East 59th Street store, voted to go on strike if a fair contract isn’t reached by the deadline.   Workers at Bloomingdale’s 59th Street, who are members of Local 3 of the Retail, Wholesale and Department Store Union […]

Hill Harper Debuts New All-Natural Hair & Body Care Product Line
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Hill Harper Debuts New All-Natural Hair & Body Care Product Line

Hill Harper, Co-Founder of Architect and Co., is debuting his new body and hair care products, H2L for men and JUA for women on The Steve Harvey Show this week. H2L and JUA are premium all-natural hair and body care product lines for men and women with affordable prices. Architect and Co. products contains from […]

Remembering History &  Black Public Health Champions During National Minority Health Month
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Remembering History & Black Public Health Champions During National Minority Health Month

In April of 1915, Booker T. Washington proposed “National Negro Health Week,” recognizing that “without health and long life, all else fails.” His idea gradually evolved into observing the month of April as National Minority Health Month to raise awareness and eventually help eliminate the health disparities facing racial and ethnic minorities. National Minority Health […]

Jeremiah Releases New Music Video [Watch Now]
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Jeremiah Releases New Music Video [Watch Now]

JEREMIH PREMIERES MUSIC VIDEO FOR “I THINK OF YOU” FEAT. CHRIS BROWN & BIG SEAN WITH BET JAMS AND VEVO WATCH HERE

BCA Global Announces 13th Annual Global Food & Wine Experience, Friday May 5th at Gustavino's
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BCA Global Announces 13th Annual Global Food & Wine Experience, Friday May 5th at Gustavino’s

BCAGlobal’s Global Food & Wine Experience is a much-anticipated culinary, wine, and spirit event. The marquee celebration, dedicated to creating a learning and networking experience, is the only major food and wine event in the nation specifically honoring diversity. This gathering of the largest businesses representing the foodservice industry will take place in a timely […]

Keke Palmer Releases Fiery New Single "Wind Up" Featuring Quavo
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Keke Palmer Releases Fiery New Single “Wind Up” Featuring Quavo

Multifaceted entertainer Keke Palmer has returned with a hot new single for Summer 2017.  “Wind Up” comes off the heels of Keke’s wildly successful visual EP “LAUREN”.  Keke describes this song as a “turn up and full circle moment”  back to when she first started recording music. “It’s a great thing to tell my story […]

36th Annual Harlem Business Alliance Awards Gala Celebrates 'Black Women Did That'
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36th Annual Harlem Business Alliance Awards Gala Celebrates ‘Black Women Did That’

For the past 36 years, the Harlem Business Alliance (HBA) has honored black brilliance with their annual awards gala. This annual must attend celebration is the pinnacle fundraising event for the nonprofit. This year’s theme, ‘Black Women Did That’ shines the spotlight on excellence – honoring nine outstanding women, a first for the organization, which […]

Forbes Magazine Features Jared Kushner's Very Successful Brother
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Forbes Magazine Features Jared Kushner’s Very Successful Brother

In Forbes magazine’s latest cover story, The Other Brother (p. 70 in the April 25, 2017 issue), Forbes gains exclusive access to Jared Kushner’s brother, Josh Kushner. At a very young age, Josh Kushner has built one of America’s ascendant venture firms and a $2.7 billion business off of Obamacare. Now his brother, Jared, sits […]

R. Kelly Comes to NYCB Theatre at Westbury on Thursday, May 18th
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R. Kelly Comes to NYCB Theatre at Westbury on Thursday, May 18th

R&B sensation R. Kelly brings his legendary talents to NYCB Theatre at Westbury on Thursday, May 18th at 8pm. Tickets go on sale Wednesday, April 19th at 10:00am. Tickets are available for $64.50, $79.50, $89.50, $129.50, $199.50, and $249.50 (plus applicable service charges). Tickets can be purchased by visiting Ticketmaster.com, by calling 800-745-3000, or by […]

Puff Daddy aka Diddy Makes Surprise Appearance at Coachella
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Puff Daddy aka Diddy Makes Surprise Appearance at Coachella

PUFF DADDY  aka Diddy took Coachella by surprise saturday night when he joined Gucci Mane onstage during the rapper’s closing set.  Puff electrified an already-explosive crowd, immediately launching into a booming performance of “O Let’s Do It” alongside Gucci.  Known for his infectious stage presence and a marathon catalogue of hits, Puff Daddy effectively shut down […]

Con Edison Paying Incentives for Electric Vehicle Owners
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Con Edison Paying Incentives for Electric Vehicle Owners

Owners of electric vehicles in New York City and Westchester County can earn e-gift card rewards and get valuable information about their charging habits by participating in a new Con Edison program. Con Edison and FleetCarma, a company that specializes in electric vehicle technology solutions, are seeking participants for a program called SmartCharge New York […]

“Brew at the Zoo” Returns to the Bronx Zoo for Second Year
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“Brew at the Zoo” Returns to the Bronx Zoo for Second Year

Following on the success of the inaugural event in 2016, New York City’s wildest beer festival – “Brew at the Zoo” – is returning for an encore on Friday, June 16. Brew at the Zoo is a craft beer tasting event will feature more than 40 craft breweries serving more than 100 variations of ales, […]

The Apollo Theater Gathers  Notable Artists, Activists & Leaders for the return of the  WOW - Women of the World Festival
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The Apollo Theater Gathers Notable Artists, Activists & Leaders for the return of the WOW – Women of the World Festival

The Apollo Theater will gather artists, activists, and leaders from around the globe for the return of the WOW – Women of the World Festival, a four-day festival presented in collaboration with the Southbank Centre London on May 4-7, 2017. Founded in 2010 by Southbank’s Artistic Director Jude Kelly and originating at Southbank Centre, London, […]

Legendary R&B Icon Keith Sweat Returns To Limited Engagement at Flamingo Las Vegas
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Legendary R&B Icon Keith Sweat Returns To Limited Engagement at Flamingo Las Vegas

After his successful debut in January, Keith Sweat announced he will return for an additional run of his limited engagement, “Keith Sweat: Last Forever,” in the Donny & Marie Showroom at Flamingo Las Vegas from July 5 through July 22, 2017. In celebration of the 30th anniversary of Keith’s triple-platinum album, “Make It Last Forever,” […]