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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.

Season 10 of "AfroPoP: The Ultimate Exchange" Opens on MLK Day
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Season 10 of “AfroPoP: The Ultimate Exchange” Opens on MLK Day

The 10th anniversary season of the documentary series AfroPoP: The Ultimate Cultural Exchange opens with Rachel Perkins’ Black Panther Woman, a look back at the Black Panther Party in Australia, and a legacy tarnished by #MeToo charges from one of the women involved in that movement. AfroPoP X is hosted by actor Nicholas L. Ashe, […]

Con Edison Prepared for Snow-Wind Combo
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Con Edison Prepared for Snow-Wind Combo

Con Edison crews are prepared to respond to any outages or other service problems resulting from the combination of winds and snow forecast to hit the frigid New York area starting overnight. The company reminds customers to stay away from downed power lines because they could be live and also to take other safety precautions. […]

Statement by Attorneys for Khari Noerdlinger Pertaining Decision by the Judge
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Statement by Attorneys for Khari Noerdlinger Pertaining Decision by the Judge

“Today was complete vindication for Khari Noerdlinger, having lied-repeatedly-to the grand jury and engaged in gross prosecutorial misconduct, the state voluntarily dismissed the manslaughter charge and agreed to dismiss the remaining charges after the successful completion of six months of the pretrial intervention program. Now that the case is over, we will initiate a lawsuit […]

New York State's Largest African American Chamber of Commerce LIAACC Set to Host Expo On Long Island February 22, 2018 At Nassau Community College
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New York State’s Largest African American Chamber of Commerce LIAACC Set to Host Expo On Long Island February 22, 2018 At Nassau Community College

Long Island, New York – New York State’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce Inc. LIAACC tells why small business owners, professionals and consumers should attend its February 22, 2018 African American Business Expo at Nassau Community College.  The Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. Business Expo is held in partnership Nassau Community […]

World Record U.S Hot Spots to Visit in 2018
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World Record U.S Hot Spots to Visit in 2018

    Explore the World’s Longest Underground Cave System Where: Mammoth Cave National Park, Bowling Green, Kentucky Mammoth Cave is the longest known cave system in the world and has an abundance of hiking, biking, equestrian and water trails for visitors. More than 400 miles have been explored and mapped so far, with new caves […]

New York Trend NYC *HOLIDAY DOUBLE ISSUE* December 14 - 20, 2017 & December 21 - 27, 2017
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New York Trend NYC *HOLIDAY DOUBLE ISSUE* December 14 – 20, 2017 & December 21 – 27, 2017

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Patti LaBelle, Ms. Lauryn Hill & Spice are Among the First Artists to Join the Line-Up for St. Kitts Music Festival 2018
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Patti LaBelle, Ms. Lauryn Hill & Spice are Among the First Artists to Join the Line-Up for St. Kitts Music Festival 2018

Kicking off what is sure to be a star-studded line-up, the St. Kitts Tourism Authority is pleased to announce that Patti LaBelle, Ms. Lauryn Hill and Spice will be performing in the 22nd Annual St. Kitts Music Festival, which will take place June 27 to July 1, 2018. “I am extremely pleased to have such […]

Olivia & Liam Are the Most Popular Baby Names for 2016
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Olivia & Liam Are the Most Popular Baby Names for 2016

The NYC Health Department has announced that Liam and Olivia were the most popular baby names in New York City in 2016. Olivia had also been the number one name for girls in 2015. In contrast, Liam rose from second to first place for boys, while Ethan (2015’s number one name for boys) fell to […]

An Evening with Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen in NYC Jan. 26-27
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An Evening with Anderson Cooper, Andy Cohen in NYC Jan. 26-27

Join Cohen and Cooper for an unscripted, uncensored and unforgettable night of conversation. The late night talk show host and the journalist, longtime friends, interview each other and take questions from the audience. It’s a live, interactive look behind the scenes of pop culture and world events. Anderson Cooper is the multiple Emmy award-winning CNN […]

Six Smart Last Minute Shopping Tips
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Six Smart Last Minute Shopping Tips

These are the last days to ship gifts on time, but costs rise as we approach the weekend deadlines.   Ditto if you haven’t booked hotels yet.   Don’t stress! Shoppers have an extra weekend this year to shop in-person and several options to finish up online without absorbing rush shipping costs. Travelers still have options, too.   Here […]

Harlem Stage Presents "Ella  - A Centennial Celebration", Tuesday, January 16th
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Harlem Stage Presents “Ella – A Centennial Celebration”, Tuesday, January 16th

On January 16, 2018 at 7:00pm, join Harlem Stage — the legendary uptown venue that for over 30 years has been promoting the creative legacy of Harlem and artists of color — for a special winter benefit performance that will honor the life and work of Ella Fitzgerald. This intimate evening will feature jazz icon […]

Con Edison Makes Solar Energy More Accessible
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Con Edison Makes Solar Energy More Accessible

Con Edison has introduced a tool that lets residential customers get quick, customized information on the financial benefits they’ll get by installing solar panels. The new feature on the Con Edison Marketplace will even manage the buying process for a customer who chooses solar. A purchase takes place only after contractors submit competitive bids, ensuring […]

Ossie Davis 100: A Centennial Celebration of the Author, Actor & Activist
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Ossie Davis 100: A Centennial Celebration of the Author, Actor & Activist

December 18, 2017 marks the 100th birthday of author, actor, and activist, Ossie Davis. He was a champion for human rights and participated in meaningful acts throughout his lifetime with a specific focus on the transformation of lives.  Whether it was on a Broadway stage, the big screen or at a rally for civil rights, he remained engaged […]

Brooklyn Heights Comedy Nights! Hosted By Shelly Colman @vThe Vineapple Cafe
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Brooklyn Heights Comedy Nights! Hosted By Shelly Colman @vThe Vineapple Cafe

The Brooklyn Heights Comedy Nights! is a monthly stand-up show featuring local comedians, big-time headliners, foreign nationals and everything in between.  Scheduled for December 21st – the 3rd Thursday of the month –  the 8:30pm show is co-hosted by Brooklyn-born comedian Shelly Colman (2014 Newcomer National Grand Champion Ladies of Laughter Competition, Cinder Block Comedy […]

New York Trend NYC: December 7 - 13, 2017
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New York Trend NYC: December 7 – 13, 2017

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