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International Women's Conference April 4th, 2020 - Be Inspired. Be Informed.   Be Connected.
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International Women’s Conference April 4th, 2020 – Be Inspired. Be Informed. Be Connected.

On the 4th of April 2020, women will assemble at Hofstra University for the 3rd annual International Women’s Conference. This extraordinary International Women’s Conference is hosted by Dr. Neva Media – www.drnevamedia.tv . The theme of this conference is Health and Wealth. Host and participants of the conference includes Dr. Neva Alexander, Bill Clearre, Partner […]

Abyssinian Baptist Church Deacon Accused of Defrauding Fellow Church Members
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Abyssinian Baptist Church Deacon Accused of Defrauding Fellow Church Members

A Deacon at one of New York’s most prominent Black churches, Abyssinian Baptist Church, has been accused of defrauding parishioners and a legalcomplaint has been filed centering on the Deacon’s “actions of targeting and convincing unsuspecting parishioners of the Abyssinian Baptist Church to employ him (as) a general home improvement contractor so that he can […]

Grant to Adelphi Breast Cancer Program from Manhasset Junior Coalition
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Grant to Adelphi Breast Cancer Program from Manhasset Junior Coalition

Members of the Junior Coalition of the Manhasset Women’s Coalition Against Breast Cancer (MWCABC) presented a grant of $10,000 to the Adelphi NY Statewide Breast Cancer Hotline & Support Program.  The grant will support free educational forums which focus on medical, legal, pyscho-social and wellness topics and are facilitated by experts in various fields of practice.               Receiving the […]

Amateur Night at the Apollo Kicks Off Its 86th Season February 19th
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Amateur Night at the Apollo Kicks Off Its 86th Season February 19th

Amateur Night at the Apollo, sponsored by Coca-Cola, returns on February 19th at 7:30 p.m. marking the 86th year of the signature program, and will introduce the new “Set It Off Man” Greginald Spencer. This season, contestants will compete for the chance to win this year’s Amateur Night champion title. Apollo Theater’s signature original, large-scale talent competition […]

2020 Young, Gifted & Black (YGB) Entrepreneurial Awards Committee Selects Nominee ButterMEssential for 2020 Small Business Development Award
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2020 Young, Gifted & Black (YGB) Entrepreneurial Awards Committee Selects Nominee ButterMEssential for 2020 Small Business Development Award

The 2020 Young, Gifted & Black (YGB) Entrepreneurial Awards Committee Selects Nominee ButterMEssential for 2020 Small Business Development Award.  The Small Business Development Award is given to a business that impacts and influences their industry, society, and continues to embrace an entrepreneurial spirit.  In 2019 ButterMEssentials was awarded Caribbean Life Newspaper Carib Impact Award at Paradise […]

Go Red Sunday!
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Go Red Sunday!

The Greater Hudson Valley (NY) Chapter of The Links, Incorporated recently hosted “Go Red Sunday” at the First Baptist Church in Bronxville which featured a wonderful presentation on heart health focusing on Black women.

Harlem's Historic Church  Hosts the 11th Annual Harlem Fine Arts Show
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Harlem’s Historic Church Hosts the 11th Annual Harlem Fine Arts Show

Black History Month 2020 will be another exciting time in Harlem with The Harlem Fine Arts Show (HFAS) a four-day Exhibition, sale, youth day and nightly VIP Receptions.  The HFAS begins Thursday February 13, 2020 to Sunday, February 16, 2020 at the Historic Riverside Church, 91 Claremont Avenue, NY, NY. Each year HFAS showcases a great line up […]

New American Museum of Natural History Exhibition, The Nature of Color, Opens March 9
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New American Museum of Natural History Exhibition, The Nature of Color, Opens March 9

Color is all around us, woven so tightly into our lives that we rarely stop to question what it is and how it works. Where do the colors in diamonds and rainbows come from? How have some animals benefited by evolving to stand out, while others survive by blending in? Why do some colors make […]

Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Awards Grants to Seven Municipalities to Advance Transit-Oriented Development Projects
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Nassau County Executive Laura Curran Awards Grants to Seven Municipalities to Advance Transit-Oriented Development Projects

Furthering her support for downtown revitalizations and the development of walkable, mixed-use communities near public transit, Nassau County Executive Laura Curran announced the winners of the County’s first Transit-Oriented Development funding competition for qualified local municipalities.  Allocating a total of $1,050,000 dollars for this funding initiative, Curran established the new grant program with the Nassau […]

National Black Theatre Announces Newest "I Am Soul" Workshop Productions
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National Black Theatre Announces Newest “I Am Soul” Workshop Productions

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre [NBT] announces the two workshop productions of its 51st Season “SOUL Journey: NBT Beyond Walls”: Bayano by Darrel Alejandro Holnes, directed by Jeffrey Page, and Retreat by Tracey Conyer Lee, directed by Zhailon Levingston, running March 11-15 and April 1-5 respectively. The productions are developed and commissioned through NBT’s I AM SOUL Playwrights Residency, part of NBT’s Soul […]

Sharon R. Frank Real Estate, Inc. Presents Real Estate Investors Training 101 on Long Island
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Sharon R. Frank Real Estate, Inc. Presents Real Estate Investors Training 101 on Long Island

Sharon R. Frank Real Estate, Inc. Presents Real Estate Investors Training 101 on Long Island. Speakers Include: Leighton Miller, Miller Property Management, LLC, Yvette Sanchez, New York City Realty Group, LLC, Sasha Modgadasian, Flatiron Capital, LLC, and Sharon R. Frank of Sharon R. Frank Real Estate, Inc. Date: February 19, 2020 Location: 130 East Merrick Road Freeport, New York 11520. Time: 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. About: Sharon R. Frank is […]

Les Ballet Afrik: "New York is Burning" by Omari Wiles - 3/29-30
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Les Ballet Afrik: “New York is Burning” by Omari Wiles – 3/29-30

 In 1990, the documentary Paris is Burning was released to critical acclaim. The film chronicled New York City Drag Balls, Ball culture, and Voguing in the 1980s, capturing the elaborately structured Ball competitions and showcasing rival houses. Beyond the Ballroom, each house served as surrogate families for young Ball-walkers who faced rejection from their biological families […]

1st Ever International Black History Month Film Fest with Live Performances More!
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1st Ever International Black History Month Film Fest with Live Performances More!

Queens Underground 718 Presents the 1st Ever International Black History Month Film Festival on February 22, 2020.  Expanding on Categories and Genres, Filmmakers, Performers (singers, musicians, poets, and dancers), and small businesses/entrepreneurs; anyone from ages 10 years and up are submitting projects by the final deadline date of January 31st, 2020.  Submissions for the “Past, Present, and […]

Harlem Fashion Week, Season 8
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Harlem Fashion Week, Season 8

“​To ensure Legacy we must Create Opportunity.” ​Harlem Fashion Week, believes in “Fashion with a Message”. The message for Season 8 is ​“ The Legacy Continues…” On February 15t​ h 2020 at the Museum of the City of New York, Harlem Fashion Week will honor Cultural Icons at the ​“Black Girl Magic” Charity Gala while creating an opportunity for the next generation of designers […]

LI  Links,Inc. Attends  'Dress For Success' Grand Opening
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LI Links,Inc. Attends ‘Dress For Success’ Grand Opening

LI  Links,Inc. Attends ‘Dress For Success’ Grand Opening