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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.

Multi-Award Winning Producer/Singer/Songwriter Atozzio Releases New Single, 'Feel Better'

Multi-Award Winning Producer/Singer/Songwriter Atozzio Releases New Single, ‘Feel Better’

“FEEL BETTER” was written by Atozzio “Hitwriter” Towns for 7 Year Productions and Lorenza Lennon for Big Lo Entertainment and produced by Simon Theodore Roosevelt II. “The song was inspired by having my heartbroken by the one woman that I wanted to leave the streets for. She was my everything and it was the one […]

Cosmetic Surgery Dos And Don’ts

Cosmetic Surgery Dos And Don’ts

What are the best cosmetic procedures to consider doing right now? Which treatments should be avoided?   “Avoid resurfacing procedures, laser treatments, body surgery and neck treatments (if you care about looking a little swollen in public),” advised top New York City plastic surgeon Dr. Richard Westreich. “Summer is the time for noninvasive face and […]

Despite Crypto Crash, These Companies Are Filling Hundreds Of Crypto Jobs

Despite Crypto Crash, These Companies Are Filling Hundreds Of Crypto Jobs

Deloitte has the highest number of open positions with 144 crypto-related vacancies in the last seven days, followed by ex-Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey’s Block (formerly Square) and Cash App with 59 and 24 new crypto-related roles in the last seven days, respectively Just less than a quarter (22.31%) of crypto-related job roles posted in the […]

New York Trend NYC: June 16 – 22, 2022

New York Trend NYC: June 16 – 22, 2022

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HBO Comedy Series 'THE REHEARSAL,' From Nathan Fielder, Debuts July 15

HBO Comedy Series ‘THE REHEARSAL,’ From Nathan Fielder, Debuts July 15

The HBO Original six-episode comedy series, THE REHEARSAL, from Nathan Fielder, debuts FRIDAY, JULY 15 on HBO and will be available to stream on HBO Max.   Synopsis: Nathan Fielder (“Nathan For You,” HBO’s “How To with John Wilson”) returns to television for a new series that explores the lengths one man will go to […]

'Mafietta' Author E.W. Brooks Scores Another Victory Over Damon Dash

‘Mafietta’ Author E.W. Brooks Scores Another Victory Over Damon Dash

United States Federal Judge, the Honorable Jed Rakoff in a written decision on June 13, 2022, has dismissed the lawsuit filed by Damon Dash’s girlfriend, Raquel Horn and Dash’s company, Poppingtion LLC, seeking copyright infringement against author E.W. Brooks in the Southern District of New York.   “The frivolous attempt of Dash’s company and Horn’s to […]

Inside gap inc.’s 2021-2022 Equality & Belonging Report

Inside gap inc.’s 2021-2022 Equality & Belonging Report

Gap Inc. has released its second annual Equality & Belonging (E&B) report, detailing the company’s approach to diversity, equity and inclusion, including programs and priorities as well as progress and updates against its 2025 Commitments. “Two years ago – as the depth of systemic racism in our society was revealed, again – many companies, pledged […]

BLACK WOMEN DESERVE (ALL OF THE) CREDIT: JESIKAH MARIE MAKES IT HAPPEN

BLACK WOMEN DESERVE (ALL OF THE) CREDIT: JESIKAH MARIE MAKES IT HAPPEN

Having strong credit can be the difference between having and wanting. Whether it’s purchasing a home or car, getting a business loan, or simply planning for the future, good credit is an essential part of the toolkit of financial stability. Credit can be difficult to repair once it’s incurred some damage, and it can be […]

Juneteenth On Cover Of New Yorker Magazine!

Juneteenth On Cover Of New Yorker Magazine!

To commemorate the newest federal holiday, the New Yorker commissioned Elizabeth Colomba to illustrate the cover. You can read the article online and/or pick up a copy at your nearest newsstand! Here is an excerpt of the interview: Elizabeth Colomba: “I’ve learned a lot during the process of creating the cover. Juneteenth is considered the […]

ACADEMY KICKS OFF SIXTH YEAR OF ‘GOLD RISING’ PROGRAM  WITH 27 ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY PARTNERS

ACADEMY KICKS OFF SIXTH YEAR OF ‘GOLD RISING’ PROGRAM WITH 27 ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY PARTNERS

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is proud to announce commitments from 27 partner companies in the sixth year of its Academy Gold Rising program. Gold Rising is an entertainment industry internship enhancement and mentorship program for students and young professionals from underrepresented communities.  For the first time, the program includes a dedicated […]

Season Two Of Max Original Reality Dating Series FBOY ISLAND, Hosted By Nikki Glaser, Debuts July 14

Season Two Of Max Original Reality Dating Series FBOY ISLAND, Hosted By Nikki Glaser, Debuts July 14

Season two of the Max Original reality dating series FBOY ISLAND, hosted by comedian and actress Nikki Glaser (HBO’s upcoming comedy special and nationwide comedy tour “One Night with Nikki Glaser”), debuts July 14 with the first three episodes of the ten-episode season, followed by three additional episodes on July 21, two episodes on July […]

Hulu's 'Aftershock' Premieres July 19

Hulu’s ‘Aftershock’ Premieres July 19

In October 2019, 30-year-old Shamony Gibson tragically died after being ignored by medical providers 13 days following the birth of her son.  Two months later, we began filming Shamony’s surviving mother, Shawnee Benton Gibson, and bereaved partner, Omari Maynard, as they began to process what happened and figure out their new normal.  In April 2020, […]

Oprah Networks OWN Power Couple In Business & Love Shay Prince and Alfonzo 'Fonzo' Morgan

Oprah Networks OWN Power Couple In Business & Love Shay Prince and Alfonzo ‘Fonzo’ Morgan

The epitome of a modern-day love story. Shay Prince and Alfonzo “Fonzo” Morgan are successfully shaking the world together in entrepreneurship, business, and community initiatives. Breakout stars of Oprah Winfrey Network’s new series “Put A Ring on It.” This dynamic couple’s transparency in dealing with raw emotion, past hurts, and self-evaluation truly depict the curated […]

The Most Googled Questions About Crypto, Revealed

The Most Googled Questions About Crypto, Revealed

“What is cryptocurrency/crypto” is the most googled question regarding crypto, a new study reveals. The study, conducted by crypto focused personal finance advisors CryptoWallet.com, has analyzed which questions about crypto are the most asked on the web based on search levels for keywords such as “crypto” and “cryptocurrency”. “What is cryptocurrency” is by far the […]

Cathedral Of St. John The Divine Lights Up Rainbow Columns for Pride Month

Cathedral Of St. John The Divine Lights Up Rainbow Columns for Pride Month

The Cathedral of Saint John the Divine in Morningside Heights will light its columns in bright, beautiful rainbow colors in support of LGBTQ communities during Pride Month. The Cathedral has long been a home for progressive social causes, beginning with its charter as a “house of prayer for all people.” As one of the first […]