New York Trend Online

Serving New York City, Nassau, and Suffolk Counties

Recent Articles

REVOLT Kicked Off Governors Ball Weekend With Star-Studded Bash In NYC
0

REVOLT Kicked Off Governors Ball Weekend With Star-Studded Bash In NYC

REVOLT, in conjunction with RNBHouseParty, recently  kicked off the 2017 Governor’s Ball Music Festival weekend with “REVOLT Presents: Gov Ball After Dark.” It was an exclusive pre-party sponsored by Toyota, TWIX, and “Growing Up Hip-Hop: Atlanta” at Rooftop 760. The event featured a special live performance by hip-hop recording artist and New York’s very own […]

Movie Review: Wonder Woman
0

Movie Review: Wonder Woman

When it comes to film and television, comic book properties have for the most part, been a man’s game.  Even in these so called “progressive times”,  male superheroes take the center stage. But this year things may hopefully change with Wonder Woman the first comic based film to feature a female superhero in twelve years. Will this movie start […]

"Sweetee" Debuts Off-Broadway
0

“Sweetee” Debuts Off-Broadway

The musical “Sweetee” with book, music and lyrics by Gail Kriegel, playing at the Ford Foundation Studio Theatre, located at 480 West 42nd Street in Manhattan, has a cast made in heaven. Every single actor, dancer and singer is perfect for their role. Jordan Tyson as Sweetee captures the essence of a poverty stricken interracial […]

New Survey Reveals Surprising Ways That African Americans Celebrate Family Patriarchs
0

New Survey Reveals Surprising Ways That African Americans Celebrate Family Patriarchs

In a new survey commissioned by AfricanAncestry.com, the pioneers of genetics ancestry tracing for people of African descent, spending quality time and gifts of words out ranked giving material gifts as expressions of gratitude for Black family patriarchs. The survey, which polled African Americans ages 18 to 65, also revealed that while nearly 72 percent […]

R&B Songstress Chante Moore Releases New Music Video
0

R&B Songstress Chante Moore Releases New Music Video

Songwriter/producer/actress/singer extraordinaire Chante’ Moore was born to sing! In fact her name in French literally means “to sing.” With 6 albums under her belt, more than 20 charting singles and collaborations with musical royalty such as Prince, The Isley Brothers, R. Kelly and Babyface, Moore is a proven force to be reckoned with. CHANTE’ MOORE is […]

A Talk With Playwright James Ijames As He Gears Up For The Debut Of His National Black Theatre Production, 'Kill Move Paradise'
0

A Talk With Playwright James Ijames As He Gears Up For The Debut Of His National Black Theatre Production, ‘Kill Move Paradise’

Looking for a thought-provoking play to go to? You might want to check out the National Black Theatre, “Kill Move Paradise.” The production will mark the New York City debut of Philadelphia-based award-winning playwright James Ijames. “Kill Move Paradise” follows four Black males who have to confront the reality of their pasts and scramble to make […]

New York Trend NYC: May 25- May 31, 2017
0

New York Trend NYC: May 25- May 31, 2017

Click the link to view this issue of New York Trend NYC!

All About the Eyes: Five Steps to Awake, Bright Eyes
0

All About the Eyes: Five Steps to Awake, Bright Eyes

Eyes are commonly the first facial feature you notice about a person and they are also the first to show signs of aging and tiredness. Here are the easy 5 steps to achieve an awake, bright and youthful EYE: STEP ONE: Eyes can stay on the prize when treated overnight with the NEW belif 360 […]

2 Chainz Launches Pre-Order for New Album "Pretty Girls Like Trap Music" Out June 16
0

2 Chainz Launches Pre-Order for New Album “Pretty Girls Like Trap Music” Out June 16

2 Chainz, the multi-platinum, Grammy Award®-winning MC who “Has Spent the Last 18 Months Being One of the Very Best Rappers Alive” (Noisey), has launched the pre-order of his new album, PRETTY GIRLS LIKE TRAP MUSIC via Def Jam Recordings. With the pre-order comes an instant download of the brand new track “4AM” featuring Travis Scott, […]

New York Trend NYC Owner to be Honored by National Coalition of 100 Black Women Long Island Chapter, Inc.
0

New York Trend NYC Owner to be Honored by National Coalition of 100 Black Women Long Island Chapter, Inc.

     

New Citywide Campaign Promotes Safe Sleep Practices for Families with Infants
0

New Citywide Campaign Promotes Safe Sleep Practices for Families with Infants

The New York City Administration for Children’s Services (ACS) and the Health Department have announced a new citywide campaign at NYC Health + Hospitals/Lincoln to promote safe sleep practices for families with infants, building on a community-based training initiative that has seen over 12,300 New Yorkers trained on approved Safe Sleep practices since January 2016. […]

The Mystique of Daughters of the Mock
0

The Mystique of Daughters of the Mock

  I took the L Train to First Avenue to get to Theatre 80 on St Mark’s Place where the Negro Ensemble Company is presenting playwright Judi Ann Mason’s play “Daughters of the Mock,” until June 10, 2017. Directed by Denise Yvonne Dowse, this saga is a bit of a puzzle in its complexities. One […]

Movie Review: Alien Covenant
0

Movie Review: Alien Covenant

Five years ago, director Ridley Scott returned to the Alien franchise with Prometheus,  his attempt at giving a back story to the titular creature. The movie received mixed reactions from audiences with many praising the story and sets, while others criticized the characters and felt the film to be unnecessary. After working on a few other films, Scott decided […]

FSCNY Scholarship Award Winners 2017
0

FSCNY Scholarship Award Winners 2017

Seven students from New York City and Suffolk County received more than $35,000 in scholarship money and prizes, as part of the 2017 Young Leaders Scholarship Award offered by Financial Service Centers of New York (FSCNY) and sponsored by MoneyGram International. The awards were presented at FSCNY’s Annual Scholarship Luncheon, Tuesday May 16th, at the Brooklyn Bridge Marriott, during FSCNY’s 25th Annual Conference & […]

2015 Summary of Vital Statistics Data Showing Progress in Overall Life Expectancy & Mortality Rates in the Past Decade
0

2015 Summary of Vital Statistics Data Showing Progress in Overall Life Expectancy & Mortality Rates in the Past Decade

The Health Department has released the 2015 Summary of Vital Statistics, which found that life expectancy in New York City was 81.2 years, a one-year, six-month increase since 2006. Premature death (before age 65) rates improved, decreasing by 19 percent since 2006. Death rates due to all three of the leading causes of death in the […]