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Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams Invites Residents to Support 10th Annual ‘Holiday of Giving’ Celebration
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Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams Invites Residents to Support 10th Annual ‘Holiday of Giving’ Celebration

Nassau County Legislator Kevan M. Abrahams (D – Freeport) and Glory House Recovery presents the 10th Annual Holiday of Giving celebration hosted by Uniondale High School on Saturday, Dec. 14. To make the season brighter for deserving families in the First Legislative District, Legislator Abrahams is asking residents to donate new and unwrapped toys for […]

Double Dutch Holiday Classic Coming to the Apollo Theater
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Double Dutch Holiday Classic Coming to the Apollo Theater

National Double Dutch League welcomes double dutch teamsof all ages from all around the globe to celebrate the 28th year of theDavid A. Walker Memorial annual Double Dutch Holiday Classic at the famousApollo Theater (253 W. 125 Street, New York, NY) on Sunday, December 8th,2019 from 1:00 – 4:00 P.M. We are the Super Bowl […]

The Salvation Army Prepares to Serve Thousands of Hot Holiday Meals in New York
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The Salvation Army Prepares to Serve Thousands of Hot Holiday Meals in New York

The Salvation Army will provide 1,000 New Yorkers experiencing poverty with a free Thanksgiving meal at its Temple Corps Community Center (120 West 14th Street in Manhattan) on November 28, 2019. The highly anticipated event is believed to be the oldest Thanksgiving dinner for those in need in New York City, if not the country. […]

Two Red Panda Cubs Make Public Debut At Prospect Park Zoo
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Two Red Panda Cubs Make Public Debut At Prospect Park Zoo

Two red panda cubs (Ailurus fulgens refulgens) are making their public debut at WCS’s Prospect Park Zoo. The pair of male cubs were born over the summer in their indoor den where their mother, Willow, has been caring for them. They are now old enough to venture outside to explore their habitat. Adult red pandas have reddish-brown […]

Holiday in Historic Harlem Community Kicks-Off with 26th Annual Harlem Parade of Lights
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Holiday in Historic Harlem Community Kicks-Off with 26th Annual Harlem Parade of Lights

The President and CEO of the 125th Street Business Improvement District, Barbara Askins, has officially kicked-off the countdown to the 26th annual Harlem Holiday Lights 2019 celebration. This year the highly anticipated holiday event, which is held in partnership with Manhattan Community Board #9 and #10, and dubbed, Harlem Light It Up 2019, will take […]

NY State's Largest African American Chamber of Commerce LIAACC's 2019 Annual Holiday Celebration & Awards Gala on Dec 5, 2019 At Uniondale Marriott
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NY State’s Largest African American Chamber of Commerce LIAACC’s 2019 Annual Holiday Celebration & Awards Gala on Dec 5, 2019 At Uniondale Marriott

Come celebrate with one of City & State Magazine’s 2019 Top Power 100 List Member LIAACC’s President Phil Andrews, Officers, Board of Directors, Members, Corporate & Community Partners, and Honorees at our 2019 Annual Holiday Celebration & Awards Gala on Dec 5, 2019 at the Uniondale Marriott Time: This year’s event is appropriately themed “Supporting […]

Westchester's Winter Wonderland Opens Friday, November 29 with New Attractions
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Westchester’s Winter Wonderland Opens Friday, November 29 with New Attractions

Westchester’s Winter Wonderland returns to Kensico Dam Plaza in Valhalla on Friday, November 29 at 5 p.m. for its sixth exciting season. Starting the day after Thanksgiving, the festive celebration takes place six consecutive weekends through January 4, 2020, plus weekday bonus days during the school holiday.  For one $20 all-inclusive ticket price, guests can enjoy […]

LIAACC Launches Outreach Campaign To Suffolk County Businesses
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LIAACC Launches Outreach Campaign To Suffolk County Businesses

New York State’s largest African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. the Long Island African American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (LIAACC) has launched a special outreach campaign for small business owners and professional service providers to join the chamber commerce by initiating a 3 year campaign to recruit professionals into the chamber. “This campaign offers a […]

Whoopi Goldberg Makes Personal Appearance at American Dream To Open "Whoopi = American Dream" Shop
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Whoopi Goldberg Makes Personal Appearance at American Dream To Open “Whoopi = American Dream” Shop

Whoopi Goldberg made a personal appearance at American Dream today in East Rutherford, New Jersey to open Whoopi = American Dream,  American Dream’s inaugural “Dream Drop.” Ready-to-wear pieces from her DUBGEE collection, a mix of new and vintage holiday sweaters and recently launched book, “The Unqualified Hostess” are now available for purchase in the shop, […]

STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight - Putting STEAM in Motion
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STEAMFest: Ignite Your Flight – Putting STEAM in Motion

Legislator Kevan Abrahams Helps Make the  Holiday Season Brighter with Toys for Tots
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Legislator Kevan Abrahams Helps Make the Holiday Season Brighter with Toys for Tots

Nassau County Legislator Kevan Abrahams supports the United States Marine Corps in their effort to help bring holiday cheer by donating new toys to their Toys for Tots campaign during a presentation on Monday, Oct 28th.  Each year, the United States Marine Corps collects more than 200, 000 toys for over 100, 000 children across […]

Leading Anti-Poverty Advocate Jennifer Jones Austin Names Co-Host of WBLS Sunday Morning Talk Show "Open Line" on 107.5 FM
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Leading Anti-Poverty Advocate Jennifer Jones Austin Names Co-Host of WBLS Sunday Morning Talk Show “Open Line” on 107.5 FM

Jennifer Jones Austin, Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of FPWA and one of the nation’s leading anti-poverty advocates, has been named the first female Co-Host of the popular Sunday morning radio show “Open Line” on WBLS 107.5 FM, a go-to place for discussions of issues relevant to New York City’s diverse communities. Jennifer, an […]

The Small Business Bootcamp for Women Celebrates its 8th Year Anniversary
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The Small Business Bootcamp for Women Celebrates its 8th Year Anniversary

The Network for Women in Business is proud to announce the 8th Annual Small Business Boot Camp for Women taking place on Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Radisson Hotel in New Rochelle, NY. Accomplished business women from across the United States will gather to learn new ways to market and promote their small business.  […]

Harlem School of the Arts 2019 Masquerade Ball: A Huge Success
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Harlem School of the Arts 2019 Masquerade Ball: A Huge Success

Harlem School of The Arts (HSA) is amazing! So amazing that its accomplishments should be inscribed with superlatives.  Founded in 1964 by internationally acclaimed concert soprano Dorothy Maynor at a time when Harlem was in the throes of socio-economic crises, with high levels of poverty and non-existing cultural resources for its young people, she believed […]

The Apollo Theater and Ballet Hispanico Present The World Premiere of Tiburones
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The Apollo Theater and Ballet Hispanico Present The World Premiere of Tiburones

Ballet Hispánico, the nation’s premier Latino dance organization, returns to the Apollo stage on Friday and Saturday, November 22 and 23, 2019 at 8:00 p.m. with a program that continues its commitment to staging works by female, Latinx choreographers. Ballet Hispánico is sponsored by GOYA, which has sponsored the company since 1977. In the world premiere […]