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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.

Key Moments from the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival to be Live Streamed Right to You
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Key Moments from the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival to be Live Streamed Right to You

  Bringing one of New York’s most exciting cultural events right to you, the 17th edition of the Tribeca Film Festival, will provide exclusive, real time livestream access to must-see events and the biggest names in film, television, music, journalism and fashion. The real time access provides a window for festival goers at home or […]

Barbara Bush Passes Away, Age 92
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Barbara Bush Passes Away, Age 92

Former first lady Barbara Bush passed away Tuesday evening from complications related to Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and congestive heart failure. Earlier this week the Bush family released a statement saying that after a “recent series of hospitalizations,” she decided to stop receiving medical care and was focusing on “comfort care.” “It will not surprise […]

Magnolia Tree Earth Center Celebrates Earth Week
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Magnolia Tree Earth Center Celebrates Earth Week

On Saturday, April 28,The Magnolia Tree Earth Center of Bedford Stuyvesant (MTEC)  joins Crispus Attucks Public School 21, 180 Chauncey Street, Brooklyn, NY for a special dedication of a Magnolia Tree to beloved educator Adelaide Sanford. As the former Principal of PS21 and Vice Chancellor Emerita, Board of Regents, University of the State of New […]

Starbucks to Close All Stores Nationwide for Racial-Bias Education on May 29
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Starbucks to Close All Stores Nationwide for Racial-Bias Education on May 29

Starbucks Coffee Company has announced that it will be closing its more than 8,000 company-owned stores in the United States on the afternoon of May 29 to conduct racial-bias education geared toward preventing discrimination in our stores. The training will be provided to nearly 175,000 partners (employees) across the country and will become part of the onboarding process for new […]

Aquatopia Ranked #1 Waterpark in Pennsylvania
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Aquatopia Ranked #1 Waterpark in Pennsylvania

Camelback Lodge & Aquatopia Indoor Waterpark was ranked among the 30 top indoor waterparks in the world—and #1 in the state of Pennsylvania—by U.S. News & World Report. Aquatopia offers year-round family fun to guests and visitors at Camelback Resort, the Poconos’ premier adventure destination. Catering to guests of all ages, the 125,000-square-foot indoor waterpark […]

New York Trend NYC: March 29 - April 4, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: March 29 – April 4, 2018

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The First Comprehensive Report on Depression Among Adults in NYC has been Released
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The First Comprehensive Report on Depression Among Adults in NYC has been Released

The NYC Health Department has released its first comprehensive data brief on depression among New York City adults.Approximately 548,000 adults (9 percent) in New York City experienced depression in 2016, according to a survey started shortly after ThriveNYC was launched in late 2015. The report examines disparities in depression rates among race/ethnic groups; significant risk […]

New York Trend NYC's Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams Featured on The Network Journal
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New York Trend NYC’s Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams Featured on The Network Journal

Check out New York Trend NYC’s leader, Dr. Teresa Taylor Williams tell her story to the The Network Journal. Click here to view the whole story.  

Warning Issued About Skin-Lightening Creams & Medicated Soaps that Contain Dangerous Levels of Mercury
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Warning Issued About Skin-Lightening Creams & Medicated Soaps that Contain Dangerous Levels of Mercury

The NYC Health Department has warned New York City residents about 10 skin-lightening creams from Pakistan and two medicated soaps from Spain with elevated levels of mercury. These products can contain up to 14,000 times the allowable limit for mercury in cosmetics. Exposure to mercury can cause serious and life-threatening health problems, including damage to […]

Mike Colter, Gabourey Sidibe, Danny Glover and an All-Star Cast Perform The Radical King for Audible
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Mike Colter, Gabourey Sidibe, Danny Glover and an All-Star Cast Perform The Radical King for Audible

 Audible Inc., the world’s largest seller and producer of downloadable audiobooks and other spoken-word entertainment, today announced the release of The Radical King. This collection of twenty-three of Martin Luther King Jr.’s essays and speeches, curated by Cornel West, is performed by LeVar Burton, Mike Colter, Leslie Odom, Jr., Colman Domingo, Danny Glover, Gabourey Sidibe, […]

The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Releases 30th Album/ Free Concert This Sunday
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The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir Releases 30th Album/ Free Concert This Sunday

When it comes to choirs, they’ve done it all. They’ve sold-out Madison Square Garden. They sang after James Taylor and before Beyoncé at President Obama’s second inaugural swearing-in ceremony. They’ve earned 11 Grammy® Award nominations and won 6 of them. Millions of sales later, the legendary aggregation known as The Brooklyn Tabernacle Choir, releases the […]

The Dessoff Choirs Presents “Freedom Concert” Inspired by Coretta Scott King
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The Dessoff Choirs Presents “Freedom Concert” Inspired by Coretta Scott King

Hailed as “one of the great amateur choruses of our time (New York Today) for its “full-bodied sound and suppleness (The New York Times),” The Dessoff Choirs culminates its 93rd season with a “Freedom Concert” inspired by the late Coretta Scott King (b. April 27, 1927), wife of Martin Luther King Jr., and advocate for African-American equality. In […]

Three Female Choreographers Focus on Women's Empowerment at NYLA 5/17-19
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Three Female Choreographers Focus on Women’s Empowerment at NYLA 5/17-19

Known for its “powerfully engaging” (New York Arts) and “contemporary and fresh” (Theatre Is Easy) choreography, Ariel Rivka Dance (ARD) collaborates with the acclaimed Amy Marshall Dance Company and choreographer/dancer Chanel DaSilva for a season of provocative dance dedicated to empowering female expression. An audience favorite for its accessible, graceful signature style of movement, the all-female ARD […]

Uncle Luke Nabs A Sports Emmy Nomination
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Uncle Luke Nabs A Sports Emmy Nomination

Luther “UNCLE LUKE” Campbell is pleased to announce that the documentary: RIVALS BOOM SQUAD based on his Liberty City Optimist youth football league on Viceland’s Vice World of Sports has been nominated for the “Outstanding Long Sports Documentary” for the 39th Annual Sports Emmy® Awards. The Sports Emmy Awards show will take place on May […]

Ascension: A Lifting of Dr. Martin Luther King's Legacy on the 50th Anniversary of his Assassination
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Ascension: A Lifting of Dr. Martin Luther King’s Legacy on the 50th Anniversary of his Assassination

Harlem Stage, the legendary uptown venue that for over 30 years has promoted the creative legacy of Harlem and artists of color from around the corner and across the globe, is proud to present its Spring 2018 season of performances. The season is curated by Monique Martin, newly appointed Director of Programming for Harlem Stage […]