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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.

The Classical Theatre of Harlem's New Production "THE THREE MUSKETEERS" FREE Outdoors Uptown Through July 30
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The Classical Theatre of Harlem’s New Production “THE THREE MUSKETEERS” FREE Outdoors Uptown Through July 30

The Classical Theatre of Harlem (Ty Jones, Producing Artistic Director) presents the New York premiere of The Three Musketeers, written by Catherine Bush and adapted from the classic novel by Alexandre Dumas. It’s all for one and one for all as D’Artagnan and the Three Musketeers fight to protect the ones they love from the […]

New York Trend NYC: July 6 - 19, 2017
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New York Trend NYC: July 6 – 19, 2017

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A Ton of Ivory will be Crushed in NY's Central Park
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A Ton of Ivory will be Crushed in NY’s Central Park

New York State will destroy more than one ton of illegal elephant ivory in Central Park at a high-profile, public event on Thursday, August 3rd at 10:30 a.m.   The event is being organized by the Wildlife Conservation Society (WCS) and the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (NYDEC), with support from Tiffany & […]

VP Joe Biden Embarks on American Promise Tour in Support of His Memoir
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VP Joe Biden Embarks on American Promise Tour in Support of His Memoir

This fall, Vice President Joe Biden will travel the nation for his American Promise Tour, a series of conversations that will go beyond the 24-hour news cycle and 140-character arguments to connect friends and neighbors around the topics that matter most. Vice President Biden will reveal the big political moments of his career, the life-altering choices […]

The Mama Foundation for The Arts Partners with Whole Foods Market to Bring New York Mama’s ‘One Sauce’
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The Mama Foundation for The Arts Partners with Whole Foods Market to Bring New York Mama’s ‘One Sauce’

This summer, The Mama Foundation for The Arts and Whole Foods Market collaborate to bring a bit of spice to the palates of New Yorkers at the highly anticipated Harlem store located at 100 West 125th Street on July 21 at 9 a.m. Whole Foods Market (through their partnership with Harlem Park to Park, a social […]

Applications Now Open for Disney Dreamers Academy Class of 2018 at Walt Disney World Resort
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Applications Now Open for Disney Dreamers Academy Class of 2018 at Walt Disney World Resort

High school students nationwide can now apply at DisneyDreamersAcademy.com to be among 100 selected to participate in the 2018 Disney Dreamers Academy with Steve Harvey and ESSENCE, the innovative, outside-the-classroom, mentoring program that takes place in March at Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. For over a decade, Disney Dreamers Academy has helped to inspire […]

Multi- Grammy Nominated Singer & Songwriter Tank Announces "Savage Tour"
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Multi- Grammy Nominated Singer & Songwriter Tank Announces “Savage Tour”

 R&B Money/Atlantic Records recording artist and multi-Grammy nominated R&B star Tank is excited to announce that he is embarking on a 14 city “SAVAGE Tour,” in support of his new album. The tour kicks off on September 5 at the City Winery in Nashville and culminating on September 27 in Pittsburgh at the Rex Theater. […]

Bryan "Birdman" Williams Now A Team Owner for Global Mixed Gender Basketball League
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Bryan “Birdman” Williams Now A Team Owner for Global Mixed Gender Basketball League

James Scott, the CEO/founder of the Global Mixed Gender Basketball (GMGB) League,  announces  that  Cash Money Records  co-founder Bryan “Birdman” Williams has acquired the League’s New Orleans Cash Money franchise. Birdman hits the ground running  with the team, The Cash Money Millionaires, and  is looking for the best male and female  basketball players in New […]

Roald Dahl's "Charlie and The Chocolate Factory" is Broadway's Golden Ticket!
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Roald Dahl’s “Charlie and The Chocolate Factory” is Broadway’s Golden Ticket!

  The new Broadway musical Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory officially opened Sunday, April 23, 2017 at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre (205 West 46th Street). With direction by three-time Tony Award winner Jack O’Brien, Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory features music by Grammy, Emmy and Tony Award winner Marc Shaiman, lyrics by […]

Demi Lovato's New Single "Sorry Not Sorry" Out Now!
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Demi Lovato’s New Single “Sorry Not Sorry” Out Now!

Grammy nominated and multi-platinum singer, songwriter, Demi Lovato, has released the first single off her upcoming album. With a soulful pop flair and an anthemic chorus, the Island/Safehouse Records artist showcases the same powerful vocals that helped her garner her first Grammy nomination earlier this year. With 9 platinum and multi-platinum singles and over 6 […]

“BEING MARY JANE” Season Four Returns Tuesday, July 18 at 10 PM
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“BEING MARY JANE” Season Four Returns Tuesday, July 18 at 10 PM

This summer, BET Networks’ #1 original drama series, starring Gabrielle Union, “BEING MARY JANE” returns just in time to bring the heat. On Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 10 PM season four returns with ten more episodes giving viewers their fix of the drama in the world of Mary Jane Paul. Viewers will catch up […]

Wendy Williams' All White Mixtape Beach Party
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Wendy Williams’ All White Mixtape Beach Party

5 Unexpected Ways to Keep Your (Sometimes Difficult) Child Learning This Summer
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5 Unexpected Ways to Keep Your (Sometimes Difficult) Child Learning This Summer

Summer can be incredibly daunting for any parent, even more so if the child has behavioral, social, or learning difficulties. Did you know that often, in these cases, the child may have left- or right-brain weakness—leading to outbursts, tantrums, or full on melt-downs? But according to the education advocates at Brain Balance Achievement Centers [www.brainbalancecenters.com]—an innovative, […]

New York Trend NYC: June 15-28, 2017
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New York Trend NYC: June 15-28, 2017

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National Black Programming Consortium Scores NEA Grant
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National Black Programming Consortium Scores NEA Grant

                       The Harlem-based National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) has been awarded funding from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) for its signature public television series and incubator for broadcast and web series. The NEA is the only funder in the country to support arts […]