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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.

"Black Dance Stories" Announces July 2020 Lineup
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“Black Dance Stories” Announces July 2020 Lineup

Black Dance Stories announces its July 2020 lineup, featuring stories by and discussions with, well-known dancers and choreographers who use their art to create commentary on the Black experience. Created and conceived by performer, producer, and dance writer Charmaine Warren, the newly launched story sharing and discussion series highlights Black creatives in the dance world. Black Dance Stories streams […]

'The History of White People in America' Premieres July 6th on WORLD's YouTube Channel
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‘The History of White People in America’ Premieres July 6th on WORLD’s YouTube Channel

As Americans prepare to celebrate the nation’s birth this Independence Day in the midst of historic uproar about racial disparities and injustices, WORLD Channel — the public media channel that helps us understand conflicts, movements and cultures that may be distinct from our own — presents a new animated musical series, The History of White People […]

Earth, Wind & Fire Will Kick-Off Virtual Dance Party "Saturdaze Summer 2020" July 4th
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Earth, Wind & Fire Will Kick-Off Virtual Dance Party “Saturdaze Summer 2020” July 4th

Legendary band, Earth, Wind & Fire will kick off a virtual weekend dance party, Saturdaze Summer 2020 beginning July 4 at 4:00pm ET / 1:00pm PT. The afternoon series will take place every Saturday throughout the month of July and feature a special guest DJ each week spinning EWF classic tunes.  The fun begins with DJ DNice on deck. EWF […]

Singer-Songwriter Ralph Tresvant Releases New Single feat. Johnny Gill
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Singer-Songwriter Ralph Tresvant Releases New Single feat. Johnny Gill

On his new single, “All Mine“, Ralph is joined by fellow New Edition alum Johnny Gill. After a similar partnership resulted in the 2019 hit “Perfect” from Johnny’s album Game Changer II, the old friends decided to team up again with Ralph taking the lead this time. With production from Gregg Pagani, “All Mine” is as cool and comfortable as […]

The Talk About Race That Doesn't Happen
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The Talk About Race That Doesn’t Happen

As longstanding racial disparities and injustices are exposed by the double crises sweeping the nation — COVID-19 and the civil rights movement sparked by the police killing of George Floyd — one man is aiming to help Americans learn how to discuss race. Michael Sidney Fosberg, details his own experiences with race and hidden identity, […]

Cross County Shopping Center Kicks Off Drive-In Movie Series
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Cross County Shopping Center Kicks Off Drive-In Movie Series

Cross County Shopping Center in Yonkers will kick off the SummerFest Drive-In Movie series Wednesdays in July.  The event will begin July 8th at dusk and continue every Wednesday through July 29.  (*weather permitting)  The outdoor screen is approximately 45 feet tall and will be located in the north parking lot, near Olive Garden and Longhorn Steakhouse.  Tickets […]

Teach Your Children To Avoid The Mistakes You Made With Money
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Teach Your Children To Avoid The Mistakes You Made With Money

Numerous surveys show that many Americans live paycheck to paycheck, have little saved for retirement, and lack fundamental financial knowledge. Part of the problem, experts say, is that financial literacy has not been emphasized in American education; only 21 states require high school students to take a personal finance-related class. If parents want their children to learn the […]

Program Pairs Kids with Highly Trained Coaches for One on One Sessions
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Program Pairs Kids with Highly Trained Coaches for One on One Sessions

Summer camps are canceling programs every day … Online school ends in June … And parents are struggling with children stuck inside and few outdoor activities to engage their interest.  The solution? Elite Method, a concierge-style private coaching program that combines sports, fitness and social-emotional skills development through one-on-one sessions with highly trained coaches.  This combination […]

National Black Theatre Celebrates Founder's Month 2020
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National Black Theatre Celebrates Founder’s Month 2020

Harlem’s historic National Black Theatre (NBT) is hosting an annual salute to its founder and CEO emerita, the late Dr. Barbara Ann Teer, with NBT’s Founder’s Month, a month-long celebration of Teer, Black theater and community. Running through July 18, the celebration will feature the launch of NBT@Home: A Letter to the Future, a new series of […]

This Hot 90's Toy is Back & Updated for Summer 2020
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This Hot 90’s Toy is Back & Updated for Summer 2020

Back in the 90’s we never imagined how toys like virtual would foreshadow our future in a digital age. Flash forward to the year 2020 and GigaPets, the bestselling brand of virtual pets from the 90’s, is making a comeback in a big way!  GigaPets has announced three new releases for this summer: GigaPetsAR, GigaPets […]

Get Your Outdoor Living Room Ready for Summer Fun
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Get Your Outdoor Living Room Ready for Summer Fun

Assess your yard. Sketch out the yard’s existing features. Mark down natural and manmade features, such as trees and shrubs, as well as seating and play equipment. Consider the activity zones and outdoor activities your family enjoys like sports, gardening, dining or relaxation or which areas have a multi-purpose. Spruce up existing landscaping. Do basic clean […]

Juneteenth: Know Your History
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Juneteenth: Know Your History

“Today, Juneteenth is recognized as the day the last enslaved people learned of the Emancipation proclamation. It is important to recognize, however, that our criminal legal system has been used since to continue forced labor. Here is a slice of that history shared by a friend that you should know and understand: “In 1866, one […]

Black Public Media Convenes Creatives on #BlackLivesMatter and COVID-19
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Black Public Media Convenes Creatives on #BlackLivesMatter and COVID-19

As it continues to celebrate its 40th anniversary, Black Public Media (BPM) is convening Black creatives, public television executives, media networks, talent agents, distributors and funders for the second biannual National Black Media Story Summit (BMSS). The topic: how to distribute the Black stories so crucial to navigating these extraordinary times when #blackstoriesmatter more than […]

Triple Grammy Nominee K-Ci Hailey Releases New Tribute Song "Tears In Heaven" In Honor of Mentor Andre Harrell
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Triple Grammy Nominee K-Ci Hailey Releases New Tribute Song “Tears In Heaven” In Honor of Mentor Andre Harrell

Michael Paran, Founder and CEO of P Music Group, today announced the release of a new tribute song and video from triple Grammy nominee, K-Ci Hailey, “Tears In Heaven.” K-Ci’s version of the song, originally written and performed by Eric Clapton, is dedicated to his longtime friend and mentor, Andre Harrell, Founder of Uptown Records. The “Tears […]

New York Trend NYC: June 11 - 17, 2020
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New York Trend NYC: June 11 – 17, 2020

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