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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.

5 Tips for Working Moms to Survive the Back- to -School Hustle
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5 Tips for Working Moms to Survive the Back- to -School Hustle

  By Holly Caplan   From the moment my daughter got out of school in May to the end of July, was a complete blur. It was a blur of summer camp, work, travel, deadlines, proposals and pool parties.  The fact that she was going back to school in three weeks had not occurred to […]

Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams Celebrates National Night Out at Uniondale Fire District
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Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams Celebrates National Night Out at Uniondale Fire District

National Scholarship Opportunity Launches Just in Time for Back-to-School Season
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National Scholarship Opportunity Launches Just in Time for Back-to-School Season

First National Bank of Omaha and Nebraska State Treasurer Don Stenberg has announced the launch of the NEST 529 Back-to-School Photo Drawing, a new scholarship opportunity open to families across the United States. Beginning today, NEST 529 invites families to capture and submit back-to-school photos of children 8 years old or younger by September 30, 2018, […]

Baruch Performing Arts Center Announces 2018/2019 Season
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Baruch Performing Arts Center Announces 2018/2019 Season

  Baruch Performing Arts Center has announced their 2018/2019 season, featuring premieres by composers Huang Ruo, Gregory Spears, and the late Matt Marks, and choreographer Dusan Týnek. The season includes the 27th year of the Milt Hinton Jazz Perspectives series, a 5th Anniversary celebration of the CUNY Dance Initiative, and work in progress by veteran […]

Harlem Globetrotter Makes Epic Shot from an Airplane
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Harlem Globetrotter Makes Epic Shot from an Airplane

Harlem Globetrotters’ star Bull Bullard travelled above the Wildwoods in a two-person Super Cub on his way to a nearby airport where the hoop awaited on the runway. In the video, Bull reminisced about his two prior trick shots in Wildwood, including one from the SkyCoaster at Morey’s Piers in 2016 and from a helicopter […]

New Mural in East Harlem Encourages New Yorkers to Drink Water Instead of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages
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New Mural in East Harlem Encourages New Yorkers to Drink Water Instead of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages

The Health Department has announced a new mural and art exhibit in East Harlem encouraging New Yorkers to drink water instead of sugary-sweetened beverages. Odyssey House, a behavioral health care organization, worked with clients in recovery from substance use and mental health disorders to create the artworks. The “Drink Water” mural is located on Odyssey House’s […]

JFK Terminal 4 Now the World’s First Air Terminal with 100 percent Certified Green Restaurants®
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JFK Terminal 4 Now the World’s First Air Terminal with 100 percent Certified Green Restaurants®

Terminal 4 at John F. Kennedy International Airport – one of most modern and active air terminals in New York with more than 21 million passengers per year – announced today that all of its 32 restaurants are officially Certified Green Restaurants®, marking the first time an airport terminal in the world has reached such […]

Chocolate Drenched Macaroons ... YUM!
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Chocolate Drenched Macaroons … YUM!

A revolutionary web-based bakery, FreshBakedNY specializes in the classic and nostalgic tastes of New York. The stars of the show, Michelle’s Maccs are a deliciously unique bakery confection – imagine a traditional macaroon, with a major twist! An eggless, flourless, naturally gluten free coconut macaroon covered in Elite Belgian Chocolates. With that first bite, you’ll experience […]

West Elm Offers FREE Home Design Services at Workshops Nationwide
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West Elm Offers FREE Home Design Services at Workshops Nationwide

  Home furnishings retailer West Elm announced today it will host a two-part series of FREE designer-led workshops from 6:00 – 8:00 p.m. on — August 8th and August 15th— at all West Elm stores in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico. Each two-hour master class will be taught by West Elm Design Crew experts and a […]

New York Trend NYC: July 26 - August 1, 2018
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New York Trend NYC: July 26 – August 1, 2018

Check out this issue of New York Trend NYC!

A Brooklyn Cabaret: Temptations, Venus & Adonis, and All Wounds Bleed
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A Brooklyn Cabaret: Temptations, Venus & Adonis, and All Wounds Bleed

Now in its sixth year, Brooklyn Opera Works (BOW), founded in 2013 by Artistic Director Lina Tetriani, proudly features emerging stars in opera, theater, and dance. During its Summer Vocal Arts program, BOW hosts three productions at the BMS Playhouse: a fully produced opera, an original work of music, theater and dance for children, and the annual A Brooklyn Cabaret. BOW is […]

Make Music New York Presents: The 2018 Wingate Concert Series
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Make Music New York Presents: The 2018 Wingate Concert Series

 Back by popular demand, Make Music New York presents 2018 Wingate Concert Series, produced by Globe Star Median Entertainment. The celebrated affair takes place August 8, 9, 15 & 16, at Wingate Park, Brooklyn Avenue between Rutland Road and Winthrop Street. The festive series will include four spectacular nights of live musical performances showcasing urban music’s […]

Smithsonian Magazine Announces 14th Annual Museum Day
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Smithsonian Magazine Announces 14th Annual Museum Day

Smithsonian magazine has designated Saturday, September 22nd as the 14th annual Museum Day, an initiative in which participating museums across the United States open their doors for free to those who download a branded ticket. The annual event allows museums nationwide to emulate the spirit of the Smithsonian Institution’s Washington, D.C.-based facilities, which offer free admission every […]

Music Mogul Mathew Knowles Releases 3rd book "The Emancipation of Slaves Through Music"
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Music Mogul Mathew Knowles Releases 3rd book “The Emancipation of Slaves Through Music”

While still riding the waves of success with his sophomore book entitled, Racism From the Eyes of A Child (available worldwide/Amazon), music mogul and best-selling author, Mathew Knowles, PH.D. is poised to release his third title, The Emancipation of Slaves Through Music, under his Music World Entertainment book imprint. With worldwide interest in his book’s […]

Ready for a Re-Do? Five Tips to Reinvent Your Career at Any Stage of Life 
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Ready for a Re-Do? Five Tips to Reinvent Your Career at Any Stage of Life 

  By Holly Caplan I recently made the choice to quit my corporate job. After putting up with the same negativity and toxic work environment for years, I decided it was time to go. I could feel this coming for weeks, and I had mentally prepared myself with the departure conversation.  When I made the […]