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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.

Chante Moore Announces Release of her First Ever Christmas Album
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Chante Moore Announces Release of her First Ever Christmas Album

Multi-award winning R&B songstress CHANTE’ MOORE announces the release of her first-ever Christmas album, “Christmas Back To You“.  The holiday album will arrive on November 3rd, 2017, via Chante’s own record label, CM7 Records, distributed by INgrooves Music Distribution. The soon to be classic holiday album consists of five classic remakes and six original songs.  […]

The All Black Scorpio Affair - Friday, November 10, 2017
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The All Black Scorpio Affair – Friday, November 10, 2017

Robert Guillaume Passes Away, Age 89
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Robert Guillaume Passes Away, Age 89

Robert Guillaume , the Emmy award-winning star of ‘Benson’ passed away on Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at his home in Los Angeles. He was 89. His wife, Donna Brown Guillaume, said the cause was complications of prostate cancer, which he had had for 25 years.

The Evelyn Lozada Foundation (ELF) Kicks Off Domestic Violence Awareness Month by Launching the "Turn Hurt Into Joy" Online Fundraising Campaign
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The Evelyn Lozada Foundation (ELF) Kicks Off Domestic Violence Awareness Month by Launching the “Turn Hurt Into Joy” Online Fundraising Campaign

Turn Hurt Into Joy Online Campaign is Evelyn’s testament that a negative can be transformed into a positive! Several years ago, she wore a beautifully crafted Ines Di Santo original design (wedding dress) as she prepared to enter into one of the most sacred and memorable unions of her life.   Evelyn was married in […]

Naturi Naughton Hosts “BET HER FIGHTS: BREAST CANCER”
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Naturi Naughton Hosts “BET HER FIGHTS: BREAST CANCER”

BET Networks is excited to announce BET Her’s inaugural concert special “BET HER FIGHTS: BREAST CANCER”, which will be hosted by actress Naturi Naughton. More than 30,000 black women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year, and BET Her is continuing its mission to put black women’s health front and center. In honor of October as […]

HBCU Majorette Teams Get the Chance to Face Off and See Who Really Runs the Yard
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HBCU Majorette Teams Get the Chance to Face Off and See Who Really Runs the Yard

From stand battles to the tailgate stadium scene, The Radiant Collection, from Procter & Gamble’s (P&G) leading feminine protection brands Tampax® and Always®, is on a fashion-forward mission to keep collegiate women feeling confident in their period protection. Four in five African American women (ages 18-35) avoid wearing certain types of clothes during their periods […]

New York Trend NYC: October 12 - 18 , 2017
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New York Trend NYC: October 12 – 18 , 2017

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The Limón Dance Company Waltzes into City College Center for the Arts
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The Limón Dance Company Waltzes into City College Center for the Arts

The enduring legacy of pioneering dancer-choreographer José Limón will be feted at Aaron Davis Hall as the Limón Dance Company brings two of his most acclaimed works to Harlem audiences for the first time during a 7:00 p.m. program on Tuesday, October 24. The program, presented by City College Center for the Arts (CCCA) and […]

Kids Rock Fall Fest at Rockefeller Plaza Saturday, October 21st
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Kids Rock Fall Fest at Rockefeller Plaza Saturday, October 21st

  Kids of all ages can enjoy a day of free autumnal festivities at Kids Rock Fall Fest at Rockefeller Plaza, located between 49th-50th Streets and 5th-6th Avenues, Manhattan, on Saturday, October 21st from 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Visitors are welcome to enjoy a variety of seasonal activities including a pumpkin patch, pumpkin painting, […]

Honoring 67 New Yorkers Who Reversed an Opioid Overdose Using Naloxone
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Honoring 67 New Yorkers Who Reversed an Opioid Overdose Using Naloxone

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Health Commissioner Dr. Mary T. Bassett hosted the first ever Lifesaver Awards Ceremony to honor 67 New Yorkers who used naloxone to reverse an opioid overdose. Collectively, the nominees saved at least 255 lives, with one individual personally reversing more than 40 overdoses. The ceremony also recognized   approximately 140 Opioid […]

Somi Brings 'Petite Afrique' to Aaron Davis Hall
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Somi Brings ‘Petite Afrique’ to Aaron Davis Hall

Internationally acclaimed vocalist and songwriter Somi will bring the captivating sounds of her latest release “Petite Afrique” (“Little Africa”) to audiences at Aaron Davis Hall during a special 7:30 p.m. concert on Friday, October 20. The evening, entitled “Petite Afrique: A National Performance & Dialogue Series,” is presented by City College Center for the Arts […]

International Sorority Honors USA Swimming: Partnership Decreases Drowning Deaths Amongst African Americans
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International Sorority Honors USA Swimming: Partnership Decreases Drowning Deaths Amongst African Americans

Sigma Gamma Rho Sorority, Inc. has awarded its Community Service Partnership Award to USA Swimming, the governing body for competitive swimming in the United States, for its partnership with the sorority to drive down drowning deaths among African Americans. The award was presented on Friday, September 22, 2017 during a reception at the Renaissance Downtown […]

Eminem Destroys Trump in BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher [Video]
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Eminem Destroys Trump in BET Hip Hop Awards Cypher [Video]

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Florida Memorial University to Provide Hurricane Relief Efforts
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Florida Memorial University to Provide Hurricane Relief Efforts

Residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico have been devastated with the impact of Hurricanes Irma and Maria.  To help those students who have attended an accredited educational institution on the islands, Florida Memorial University will offer an exclusive and fully accredited mini-semester program to continue with their college track, and enhance their […]

High Profile Black Brooklynites are Ambassadors for Brooklyn Community Services
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High Profile Black Brooklynites are Ambassadors for Brooklyn Community Services

The Brooklyn Community Services (BCS) ONE Brooklyn Community  public service poster campaign, seen on 36 Brooklyn subway stations, feature several high profile Black Brooklynites like AFROPUNK co-founder and partner Jocelyn Cooper, renowned educator Principal Nadia Lopez, MTV and Comedy Central comedian Franchesca Ramsey and Black Lives Matter co-founder Opal Tometi speaking out about Brooklynites who […]