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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.

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams, Cedarmore Corporation Host 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair in Freeport
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Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams, Cedarmore Corporation Host 4th Annual Health & Wellness Fair in Freeport

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) in conjunction with Cedarmore Corporation hosted their 4th Annual Health and Wellness Fair at the Freeport Recreation Center on Saturday, Sept. 8. During the health fair, residents attended workshops promoting healthy eating, self-care and physical activity. Residents were able to connect with dozens of vendors and collect information […]

LIAACC & SUNY Old Westbury Present Two Day Business Boot Camp, Oct. 19-20
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LIAACC & SUNY Old Westbury Present Two Day Business Boot Camp, Oct. 19-20

    The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc, (LIAACC) and SUNY Old Westbury are offering a Business Bootcamp on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 8am-5pm and Saturday, October 20thfrom 8am-5pm at SUNY Old Westbury. Corporations, Small Business Owners, Professionals, Service Providers, Chamber Leaders and Chamber Members and Local Leaders of a wide […]

White Castle® Rolls Out the "Impossible Slider" at All Locations Systemwide
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White Castle® Rolls Out the “Impossible Slider” at All Locations Systemwide

The award-winning, plant-based burger from Impossible Foods is now available at all White Castle restaurants nationwide for $1.99. Hailed as “one of the country’s best fast-food burgers, period,” the Impossible Slider debuted in April at 140 White Castle locations in New York, New Jersey and Chicago. Based on the overwhelming success of the pilot program, […]

Melissa McCarthy Shines in THEIA
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Melissa McCarthy Shines in THEIA

Melissa McCarthy shined on the red carpet at the HFPA + Instyle TIFF Celebration party this weekend wearing a wide leg mint sequin striped jumpsuit from THEIA’s Fall 2018 Collection. Shop the look at www.theiacouture.com or www.neimanmarcus.com, $795

A Moving Account of A Son's Tragic Death
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A Moving Account of A Son’s Tragic Death

After the death of her son, Eric Garner, at the hands of New York City police officers on Staten Island went viral, Gwen Carr’s life changed forever. The illegal chokehold that took Garner’s life has been seared into the public consciousness forever as the large black man struggled to breathe while a white policeman held him down on […]

Lincoln Center's 2018 White Light Festival - 10/16 - 11/18
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Lincoln Center’s 2018 White Light Festival – 10/16 – 11/18

Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts announced its 2018 White Light Festival, which will run October 16 through November 18. The multidisciplinary festival will feature events presented in six venues across the city, including world, U.S., and New York premieres. The ninth annual international festival will explore transcendence, interior illumination, and the communal impulse as […]

New York Trend NYC:  September 6 - 12, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: September 6 – 12, 2018

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15 Things You Should Give Up to Be a Happy Parent
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15 Things You Should Give Up to Be a Happy Parent

By Carol Tuttle,  author of The Child Whisperer You want to be a happy parent—but your countless responsibilities make this goal challenging! Don’t lose hope just yet. I have a list of 15 things that keep you from happy parenting. Read through them. Be honest with yourself. Then let them go. Allow yourself to be a […]

Mount Sinai Launches Television Series on CUNY TV 
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Mount Sinai Launches Television Series on CUNY TV 

  The Mount Sinai Health System has launched a new television series called Mount Sinai Future You, featuring clinicians, researchers, and patients discussing how innovations in science, medicine, and new models of care are changing the course of health care. The broadcast takes viewers behind the scenes at the Mount Sinai Health System, which is […]

The 3 Essential Beauty Savers for Fall
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The 3 Essential Beauty Savers for Fall

Cancel your eyelash extension & brow appointments! Hairgenics is bringing you the best beauty powerhouses in the business. The dynamic powers of their best-selling Lavish Lash Serum paired with Lavish Liner eyeliner for a sleek wing, or pair your liner with Blissful Brows to achieve picture perfect results for any glam look! With 5 available […]

New York Trend NYC: August 30 - September 5, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: August 30 – September 5, 2018

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3 Juicing Recipes To Shake Off   Pounds And Boost Your Energy
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3 Juicing Recipes To Shake Off  Pounds And Boost Your Energy

Getting motivated to lose weight isn’t a problem for some people. Staying motivated is often another story. When a diet doesn’t produce results right away, studies show people usually don’t stick with it. Setting the bar too high, too soon can lead to frustration and a fast exit of a regimen that might have in the […]

NYC Health Dept. Recognizes Breastfeeding-Friendly Spaces in Brooklyn, Launches Breastfeeding Toolkit & Baby Cafes
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NYC Health Dept. Recognizes Breastfeeding-Friendly Spaces in Brooklyn, Launches Breastfeeding Toolkit & Baby Cafes

In recognition of National Breastfeeding Month, the Health Department’s Center for Health Equity has recognized ten local businesses and partners in Brooklyn with breastfeeding-friendly spaces and launched a breastfeeding toolkit for small businesses. The breastfeeding toolkit will be distributed to local business owners in neighborhoods with the lowest rates of breastfeeding. It has a variety […]

Five Reasons Why Music Lovers Need to Hear NABATÉ ISLES' Album, "Eclectic Excursions"
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Five Reasons Why Music Lovers Need to Hear NABATÉ ISLES’ Album, “Eclectic Excursions”

Grammy Award-winning trumpeter/composer, Nabaté Isles presents his debut album, Eclectic Excursions, just in time for summer 2018.  The album is produced by multi-platinum, Grammy Award-winning songwriter/producer/keyboardist Sam Barsh, who has written/produced  numerous recordings and commercially released songs including hits for Kendrick Lamar, Joey BadA$$, and Macy Gray 1. It’s more than just jazz. One of […]

EPA Environmental Education Grant to New York University Will Support Urban Environmental Science
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EPA Environmental Education Grant to New York University Will Support Urban Environmental Science

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that New York University has been selected to receive funding to support an urban environmental science initiative in the New York City area. EPA anticipates that it will award New York University an Environmental Education grant in the amount of $85,252 once all legal and administrative requirements […]