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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 Latino Announces New Stand-Up Comedy Special
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HBO Latino Announces New Stand-Up Comedy Special

HBO Latino’s new stand-up comedy special SHAYLA RIVERA: IT’S NOT ROCKET SCIENCE debuts on FRIDAY, OCTOBER 9 (9:30-10:00 p.m. ET/PT) on HBO Latino and available to stream on HBO Max. Rivera has made a name for herself, not only as a comedian, but also as an Aerospace Engineer, former Rocket Scientist with NASA, keynote speaker, Writer, Producer, and as […]

Award-Winning Black Journalists Launch News & Social Justice Podcast with Inaugural Episode on the Breonna Taylor Case
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Award-Winning Black Journalists Launch News & Social Justice Podcast with Inaugural Episode on the Breonna Taylor Case

Four-time Emmy Award winning journalist Mara Schiavocampo, two-time Pulitzer Prize winner Wesley Lowery, and former magazine editor and sportswriter Keith Reed have announced the launch of a news and social justice podcast entitled Run Tell This. The weekly podcast combines unimpeachable journalistic integrity with the life experience of being young and Black in America while providing […]

Black Public Media Urges African American's to ‘BE HEARD!’
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Black Public Media Urges African American’s to ‘BE HEARD!’

Black Public Media (BPM) has launched “BE HEARD!”, a social media campaign engaging the African American community around key issues surrounding the November 3 election. The Harlem-based nonprofit dedicated to media content about the global Black experience, commissioned Color Farm Media to create a series of shorts featuring influencers — including actors Erika Alexander and […]

‘Bubbly Brown Sugar’ To Premiere On New Streaming Service, UrbanFlix TV
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‘Bubbly Brown Sugar’ To Premiere On New Streaming Service, UrbanFlix TV

Executive Producer, Writer and Actor Tamala Baldwin, is pleased to announce that the first season of her award-winning series “Bubbly Brown Sugar” will be premiering on the new streaming service, UrbanFlix TV. Independently produced in New York, with a cast and crew of over 30 individuals, Bubbly Brown Sugar the nine-part series revolves around two […]

One Warrior Takes Her Rest
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One Warrior Takes Her Rest

Thank you Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg and may you rest in peace. Today, September 25th, 2020,  as I viewed the ceremony to bring  Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s casket into the U.S. Capitol as the first woman to lie in state, tears welled up in my eyes for so many reasons. Justice Ginsburg is a true icon who […]

How To Stop Toxic Leadership From Spreading A Virus In Your Company
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How To Stop Toxic Leadership From Spreading A Virus In Your Company

Toxic workplaces sometimes start at the top. Difficult, abrasive leaders can create a culture of tension, fear, and abusive behavior at every organizational level. Those types of leaders may produce results, but their actions also lead to dysfunction and employee turnover. Ending the pattern of toxicity starts with companies recognizing red flags, coming up with new principles of management […]

Banker & Non-Profit Advocate, Lorraine Aycock Passes Away, 53
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Banker & Non-Profit Advocate, Lorraine Aycock Passes Away, 53

Lorraine Aycock, a pillar in the Long Island community, passed away on Tuesday, September 22, 2020. She was 53. Aycock was a senior vice president and market manager of Enterprise Business and Community Engagement for Bank of America and served on the board of the United Way of Long Island. “Over her decade-long involvement with […]

Checklist: Do This Fall Yard Work Now and You Will Reap Benefits Next Spring
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Checklist: Do This Fall Yard Work Now and You Will Reap Benefits Next Spring

Autumn is no time to ignore your lawn and landscape. “What you do now will determine the quality of your family yard next spring and summer,” said Kris Kiser, president and CEO of the Outdoor Power Equipment Institute (OPEI), the international trade association representing power equipment, small engine, utility vehicle, golf car and personal transport […]

Key Factors To Know About The Greatest Disruptor Of Wealth
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Key Factors To Know About The Greatest Disruptor Of Wealth

Paying taxes isn’t a favorite pastime of most Americans. And in retirement, paying higher taxes can be an unwelcome surprise when the financial plan did not account for them. A survey by Nationwide revealed that over one-third of current retirees didn’t consider how taxes could impact their income when they were planning for retirement. Less than half […]

New Book Helps Us Understand Our Life Patterns and Navigate Through Obstacles
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New Book Helps Us Understand Our Life Patterns and Navigate Through Obstacles

Conflict is ever present in our lives. From the socio-economic issues we were born into, to current health and social issues in the news, conflict is a common denominator and how we handle conflict can determine the outcome of our lives.  In Break the Curse, author, entrepreneur, and professor, Steve Kelley, shares how to beat […]

Famed Black Judge Premieres Show & Pulls Back Courtroom Curtain
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Famed Black Judge Premieres Show & Pulls Back Courtroom Curtain

Emmy-nominated Tanya Acker‘s hugely popular syndicated television series “Hot Bench” premieres its new season September 15th and her new book MAKE YOUR CASE drops October 6th. MAKE YOUR CASE lays out insider information to survive and win in court. In these times of civil unrest, Tanya offers comprehensive advice to demystify courtroom proceedings, and cuts straight to the […]

Legislators Abrahams and Mulé, Cedarmore Farmers’ Market Host Pop-Up Shop for Seniors and Community in Freeport
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Legislators Abrahams and Mulé, Cedarmore Farmers’ Market Host Pop-Up Shop for Seniors and Community in Freeport

Nassau County Legislators Kevan Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Debra Mulé (D – Freeport) partnered with the Cedarmore Corporation to host a pop-up farmers market outside the Zion Cathedral Church of God in Christ in Freeport on Friday, Sept. 4. There, eligible shoppers ages 60 and older received $20 vouchers, distributed by the Nassau County […]

Hip Hop For Peace
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Hip Hop For Peace

On September 17, 2020, at 10:00 am EST, the United Nations will hold the official Peace Day ceremony which includes the ringing of the Peace Bell and the Universal Hip Hop Museum (UHHM) will participate in the official ceremony. All of the countries represented by the UN participate in the program annually and it will be […]

Writer and Comedian Perry Strong's Black Sci-Fi COVID Comedy "180 Seconds"
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Writer and Comedian Perry Strong’s Black Sci-Fi COVID Comedy “180 Seconds”

Actor, Director, Writer, and Comedian  Perry Strong  released his new project Friday.  180 Seconds   is a Black Sci-Fi COVID Comedy that follows a man on a narcissistic mission to travel six months into the past to warn himself not to get fat during the pandemic shutdown. It ends up becoming something much more substantial.  “As a director, actor, and […]

Genius Solution to Getting Fresh, Healthy Meals on the Table
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Genius Solution to Getting Fresh, Healthy Meals on the Table

Are you unsure of what the coming school year is going to look like for your family? Are you already running out of meal ideas while juggling work from home and keeping track of the kids?  With eMeals, you’ll never be stuck wondering what’s for dinner again. Each week you’ll receive family-friendly meal ideas that take […]