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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.

HBO Documentary 'Four Hours At The Capitol' Debuts October 20
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HBO Documentary ‘Four Hours At The Capitol’ Debuts October 20

HBO’s “Four Hours At The Capitol” debuting Oct. 20 (9:00-10:30 p.m. ET/PT), is a harrowing and immersive chronicle of the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol, when thousands of American citizens from across the country gathered in Washington, D.C., to protest the results of the 2020 presidential election, many with the intent of disrupting the certification […]

Grammy Award Winning Singer Howard Hewett’s Hometown, Akron, Ohio Names a Street in His Honor
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Grammy Award Winning Singer Howard Hewett’s Hometown, Akron, Ohio Names a Street in His Honor

Grammy Award winning R&B/Pop singer, songwriter Howard Hewett’s Hometown of Akron, Ohio will honor the favored son by re-naming Cadillac Boulevard Howard Hewett, Jr. Way at an official ceremony October 2 at Buchtel High School during Hewett’s alma mater’s football game half-time celebration.   Hewett grew up in a house on Cadillac Boulevard and lived there […]

Flying Solo Hosted Biggest Show Ever This Fall, With More Than 110 Designers Showcasing Over 500 Looks From 25-PlusCountries
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Flying Solo Hosted Biggest Show Ever This Fall, With More Than 110 Designers Showcasing Over 500 Looks From 25-PlusCountries

This fall Flying Solo NYFW runway show took place on September 12th and brought a record 110 designers spanning 25 countries to showcase more than 500 looks on the runway. Having persevered through the pandemic with both Paris and New York shows, Flying Solo once again hosted a spectacular event on a Soho Rooftop against […]

Famed DJ Changing Narrative About Breast Cancer Amongst Black Women
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Famed DJ Changing Narrative About Breast Cancer Amongst Black Women

Brian Henry, the internationally-famed “DJ B-Hen,” has performed for President Obama, Beyonce, Cardi B, Solange, Usher, Pharrell, and most recently he continued his national tour in Los Angeles the B-Hen Block Party where he meshes his love for music, positivity, and mission to combat breast cancer. As one of the nation’s most sought-after celebrity disc […]

New York Trend NYC: October 7-13, 2021
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New York Trend NYC: October 7-13, 2021

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Queen of Hospitality Tren'ness Woods-Black Goes on the Road with Thrillist Block Party
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Queen of Hospitality Tren’ness Woods-Black Goes on the Road with Thrillist Block Party

Tren’ness Woods-Black, executive producer of Thrillist Block Party recently kicked off the series in her hometown of Harlem and taking it nationwide in 2022 in partnership with Thrillist and Group 9 Media. Tren’ness is the president and creative strategist of Tren’ness Woods-Black LLC (TWB); executive producer of Cornbread & Conversations and the granddaughter of Sylvia Woods, […]

Black Tech Founder Calvin Cooper Is Helping Close America’s Wealth Gap with Rhove
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Black Tech Founder Calvin Cooper Is Helping Close America’s Wealth Gap with Rhove

Wealth inequality has long existed in America – particularly for members of the Black community, and furthermore, Black women – and is largely attributed to barriers in property ownership through real estate investment. To help bridge this gap, tech entrepreneur and former venture capitalist Calvin Cooper is on a mission to make investing possible for […]

Celebrity Black Muslim Designer's Modest Fashion Movement
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Celebrity Black Muslim Designer’s Modest Fashion Movement

Elle B. Mambetov is the trendsetting fashion designer behind Elle B. Zhou, activist, proud Black Muslim woman, and renowned international buyer for her famed L.A. flagship store and worldwide as a FARFETCH Partner. Mambetov’s cross-cultural appeal and trendsetting eye are poised to change modest fashion’s perception into something truly unique, sophisticated, and inspiring. After establishing […]

Rising Singer-Songwriter-Producer Elijah Thomas Releases New Single, "Toot It" Featuring Kove'
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Rising Singer-Songwriter-Producer Elijah Thomas Releases New Single, “Toot It” Featuring Kove’

Elijah Thomas will be hitting the road this October and November in support of “What Am I to Do” and “Toot It.” Elijah “Eli” Thomas knew music was his true love at a young age. Thomas’ commitment to his music became more of a passion rather than a pastime, he often found himself sharing the […]

Hickory Farms Expands 2021 Fall Offerings With New Game Day And Halloween Collections
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Hickory Farms Expands 2021 Fall Offerings With New Game Day And Halloween Collections

Hickory Farms is gearing up for a fall season like no other. After experiencing unprecedented demand with consumers wanting to connect with loved ones and share delicious snacks from afar, the company is now offering expanded gift collections for celebrating Game Day and Halloween alongside the returning fan-favorite Fall collection. Customers will see specially-designed packaging […]

The New York Public Library Supports NYC Families With Suite Of New, Free Educational Programs For Kids And Teens This Fall
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The New York Public Library Supports NYC Families With Suite Of New, Free Educational Programs For Kids And Teens This Fall

The New York Public Library is offering a suite of new in-person educational programs this fall, designed to support NYC students and their families as they continue to cope with the challenges and disruptions of the covid-19 pandemic. This summer, the Library—which has served students and their families throughout the pandemic with virtual resources and […]

New York Trend NYC: September 30 - October 6, 2021
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New York Trend NYC: September 30 – October 6, 2021

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The Impact of Covid On Business Travel Revenue For Hotels
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The Impact of Covid On Business Travel Revenue For Hotels

The hotel industry is projected to end 2021 down more than $59 billion in business travel revenue compared to 2019, according to a new report released today by the American Hotel & Lodging Association and Kalibri Labs. That comes after losing nearly $49 billion in business travel revenue in 2020. Business travel is the hotel […]

Check Out These Repurposed Historic Hotels
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Check Out These Repurposed Historic Hotels

The Red Lion Inn – Stockbridge, MA. Silas Pepoon established a small tavern on this corner in 1773, under the sign of the Red Lion. In 1873, following a succession of owners, the Inn was purchased by Mr. and Mrs. Charles H. Plumb. By 1884, it was known as the Stockbridge House and had been […]

Abs Are Made in the Kitchen --Here’s How to Accelerate Fat Burn Without Sacrificing Enjoyment
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Abs Are Made in the Kitchen –Here’s How to Accelerate Fat Burn Without Sacrificing Enjoyment

It is definitely not too late to get into shape. It might be a little too late for your summer bod, but the goal should always be to make sustainable lifestyle decisions, not just participating in the latest trend when it comes to losing weight and burning fat. As the old saying goes, “abs are […]