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Former NASCAR Driver Felix “The Nighthawk” Giles Honored At The Jonathan Foundation’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, May 21 In L.A.

Former NASCAR Driver Felix “The Nighthawk” Giles Honored At The Jonathan Foundation’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, May 21 In L.A.

Felix “Nighthawk” Giles, former NASCAR driver will be honored at the Jonathan Foundation’s Annual Spring Fundraiser, held on Saturday, May 21, 2022, at Cathedral of Our Lady of Angels Conference Center, 555 W. Temple Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012 at 5:00 PM. Giles, also known as the ‘Nighthawk’, was the first Black person in history […]

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference Calls For Nation To Support NFL Coach Brian Flores And Other Victims Of Racism, Discrimination And Injustices In Other Arenas

The Southern Christian Leadership Conference Calls For Nation To Support NFL Coach Brian Flores And Other Victims Of Racism, Discrimination And Injustices In Other Arenas

Dr. Charles Steele, Jr., president and CEO of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference (SCLC), the organization co-founded and first led by Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., issued the following statement today calling for Americans to support NFL Coach Brian Flores and other victims of racism and discrimination in all arenas. “{The Southern Christian Leadership Conference […]

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CryptoBoxers, The First Blockchain Boxing Video Game, Re-Enters The Ring With NFT Apparel

It was late 2019 when CryptoBoxers, the very first boxing video game with an ecosystem in cryptocurrency, based on the blockchain. announced a projected entry date into the gaming market. Then Covid hit, and the world was propelled into an unexpected twelfth round. Cryptocurrency however, emerged from the pandemic, becoming a mainstream force, and CryptoBoxers […]

Lewis Hamilton Wins Sensational Inaugural Formula 1 STC Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2021

Lewis Hamilton Wins Sensational Inaugural Formula 1 STC Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2021

Fireworks lit up the Jeddah Corniche Circuit to celebrate Lewis Hamilton’s 103rd Grand Prix victory, but it was the fireworks on the track that stole the show. The first-ever Formula 1 STC Saudi Arabian Grand Prix 2021 will be remembered as one of the most dramatic debut races in the history of the sport as […]

NBA Legend Scottie Pippen Talks His Journey To The NBA On "The Daily Show With Trevor Noah"

NBA Legend Scottie Pippen Talks His Journey To The NBA On “The Daily Show With Trevor Noah”

Six-time champion/seven-time All-Star/NBA Superstar Scottie Pippen was interviewed recently on Comedy Central’s The Daily Show with Trevor Noah. Pippen spoke to Noah about his childhood, journey to the NBA, his experience playing with Michael Jordan, what his tombstone will one day read, sitting out the final seconds of the playoff game versus the New York […]

NBA Superstar Dwyane Wade Talks Life After Retirement, His Karaoke Song Of Choice, Parenting And More On ‘The Daily Show With Trevor Noah’

Three-time champion/13x All-Star/NBA Superstar Dwyane Wade was interviewed on Comedy Central’s “The Daily Show with Trevor Noah.” Wade spoke to Trevor about life after retirement, what people don’t know about Lebron James’ time on the Miami Heat, his title of “greatest karaoke singer in the league” and his song of choice, his relationship with his […]

NY Trend Exclusive: Benson Gicharu -- Kenyan Boxer, Coach, And Community Leader

NY Trend Exclusive: Benson Gicharu — Kenyan Boxer, Coach, And Community Leader

Benson Gicharu Njangiru began boxing in 1998, two weeks after his father passed away. He saw boxing as a place to vent the frustrations that life had thrown towards him. Anytime he was hitting the bag in the gym, a particular joy came from within him. As a Kenyan amateur boxer, Gicharu won silver in […]

Sports Illustrated Launches SI TIX: A Fan-First, Innovative And Multi-Feature Ticketing Platform

Sports Illustrated Launches SI TIX: A Fan-First, Innovative And Multi-Feature Ticketing Platform

Sports Illustrated announced the launch of its next vertical, SI Tix, as it continues to expand its efforts to reach fans everywhere. SI Tix takes a revolutionary approach to fan ticketing for both sports and entertainment and will launch with its official payment provider, Venmo and PayPal. SI Tix is now live online at sitickets.com, […]

5th Annual Brown Girls Do Gymnastics Conference & Inaugural Isla Invitational Set For July 23-25, Hosted By Grambling State University

5th Annual Brown Girls Do Gymnastics Conference & Inaugural Isla Invitational Set For July 23-25, Hosted By Grambling State University

Brown Girls Do Gymnastics (BGDG) is an important narrative that has been championing a space for Black and brown girls who compete and introduce them to the world of gymnastics. Recognizing a culture of racism and isolation, founder Derrin Moore launched BGDG in 2015 and the Inaugural BGDG Conference in 2017. The event attracted young […]

WOMEN’S MONTH SPOTLIGHT: Celebrity And Athlete Publicist, Content Creator And Entrepreneur Krystle Coleman Entering World Of Film And Hollywood

WOMEN’S MONTH SPOTLIGHT: Celebrity And Athlete Publicist, Content Creator And Entrepreneur Krystle Coleman Entering World Of Film And Hollywood

Krystle Coleman is the founder and CEO of Midori Star Media Group a full-service public relations boutique. She is not only known for her brand she is also quite credited as a writer, creative and event designer. By age 35 she has built her name in the game working with some of the most prominent […]

NY Football Player John D. Rogers Gears Up to Return to Professional Team

NY Football Player John D. Rogers Gears Up to Return to Professional Team

New York Local Talent and Top Scorer Football Player 2017-2018 Season Third Division Spanish Club U.D. San Pedro gearing up to join new professional team.  John D. Rogers discovered that he wanted to play football at the age of three. The first team he trained with was Avril in Floral Park, New York in 2003. […]

Program Pairs Kids with Highly Trained Coaches for One on One Sessions

Program Pairs Kids with Highly Trained Coaches for One on One Sessions

Summer camps are canceling programs every day … Online school ends in June … And parents are struggling with children stuck inside and few outdoor activities to engage their interest.  The solution? Elite Method, a concierge-style private coaching program that combines sports, fitness and social-emotional skills development through one-on-one sessions with highly trained coaches.  This combination […]

Losing Mamba…. Mourning the Loss of Kobe

Losing Mamba…. Mourning the Loss of Kobe

Kobe. Gigi. The Bryant family has gone through the crucible of tragedy this past week in ways I will not dare to guess. I do not know them, and I do not know their pain, but what I do know is that the world is mourning with them for their loss. The deaths of one […]

Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash Along with Daughter, Gigi

Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash Along with Daughter, Gigi

Kobe Bryant, the accomplished NBA MVP, husband and father of four, had a 20-year career with the Lakers, was tragically killedon Sunday when the helicopter he was traveling in crashed and burst into flames in the hills above Calabasas. His daughter Gianna, 13, was also on board and died along with seven others. Our thoughts […]

Double Dutch Holiday Classic Coming to the Apollo Theater

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 […]