The Toronto Raptors’ 6-foot-9 frontcourt force, Bismack Biyombo, flashes what seems to be a perpetual smile when fiercely competing against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Eastern Conference Finals.
The NBA Eastern and Western Conference Finals have, thus far, defied expectations.
For two games in a row, the New York Liberty held a lead over its opponents for most of the game only to fade in the final minutes and crumble in overtime.
If you want to bring attention to a social cause, take a long scenic run, or a long-distance walk, across the United States of America.
The 5th annual New York State Boxing Hall of Fame induction dinner was held at Russo’s On The Bay in Howard Beach, Queens last Sunday, April 3, and featured several popular locals.
Noted activist Will Reese was memorialized at Metropolitan Baptist Church in Harlem May 14, 2016. The well-known communist died in February this year after a four-year battle with cancer.
Powerhouse of the labor movement Jim Haughton was memorialized at Harlem’s Mount Olivet Baptist Church, with friends and family praising his unwavering dedication.
African American women are referred for fewer breast biopsies after having a mammogram than white women, yet they have a higher rate of unnecessary biopsies or false positive results, according to a study presented at Touro College Research Day.
Mrs. S. was a 79-year-old mother of four children, with 20 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Saturday, May 14, State Sen. Kevin Parker hosted his 9th annual Prom Dress Giveaway at the Samuel J. Tilden High School campus in Brooklyn.
For a couple of reasons Benny Carter stayed on my mind this week. His memory was first evoked during a discussion of the history of the Apollo Theater.
Three friends banded together to travel throughout America and investigate whether ghosts exist. Friday, April 15, Destination America premiered the six-part series, “Ghost Brothers.”
GBE African Liberation Month 2016 saw the United African Movement present a more than well deserved tribute to its president-founder, legendary court room genius, “Attorney at War,” Alton H. Maddox Jr., featuring, among others, pan-African activist-educator Dr. Leonard Jeffries at their weekly Wednesday forum, 1025 Atlantic Ave., Brooklyn N.Y.
The second annual Harlem EatUp! festival has come to a close. The Dine Ins have been turned out, The Stroll has been stomped and The Taste has been devoured.
I swear, the tech, clothing, accessory, food and other areas of the product segment of the travel industry keep getting better and better!
Tributes to the music and legacy of Miles Davis and John Coltrane were only feet apart recently at Jazz at Lincoln Center.
Last week, while visiting Atlanta, I was introduced to a nice little jazz club on that scene called Kat’s Cafe.
Deadline Hollywood is reporting that VH1 has slotted a June premiere date for Amber Rose’s new talk show. “The Amber Rose Show” will debut at 11 p.m. Friday, June 17.
On top, there are woven, off-the-shoulder blouses that look quite feminine over peasant and poet-styled blouson skirts.
At Malan Breton’s autumn/winter ’16 presentation for New York Fashion Week, the collection was filled with classic cuts that bordered on sporty styles in functional shapes for a modern lifestyle.