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Martha, Snoop gearing up for first ‘Potluck Dinner Party’

Flo Anthony has the latest celebrity news.

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JAZZ NOTES: Hope Way, Green Film, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Sistas’

The late pianist St. Elmo Sylvester Hope was ushered into jazz history based on his musicianship, and as a genius composer and arranger.

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Talented black dance artists among 2016 Princess Grace awardees

An unusually large number of young gifted Black dancers and choreographers are among the recently announced recipients of the coveted 2016 Princess Grace Awards.

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September 2016 Dance Calendar

Check out what's going on this month around the city in the world of dance

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HFR’s Ninth Annual Award Celebration

Harlem Fashion Row’s 9th Annual Fashion Week celebration was a complete success.

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Spring/summer ’17 fashions in New York

So excited! Great to have the spring/summer ’17 shows in New York while the summer weather is still here.

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Latino Short Film Festival kicks off Hispanic Heritage Month

It’s always a great feeling to give love to our community, and because the Latino and African-American lives are so intertwined—especially in New York and almost one-in-same, uptown, with the robust Dominican and Puerto Rican populations shaking down the island flavor to the mix—the announcement of the second Official Latino Short Film Festival, Sept. 16 to Sept. 17, is a cause to celebrate.

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Lynn Whitfield shines as matriarch in Oprah Winfrey’s ‘Greenleaf’

It was a shared ritual with her grandmother that gave rise to a desire within Lynn Whitfield to pursue acting.

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MIST hosts Harlem International Film Fest

September is packed with film festivals—it’s almost as iconic as the falling leaves.

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Trump: 'President Barack Obama was born in the United States'

Donald Trump finally acknowledged Friday that "President Barack Obama was born in the United States," reversing himself on the issue that propelled him into national politics.

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Bill Bratton, NYPD’s champion of ‘broken windows’ policing, retires Friday

William Bratton is at the end of an unparalleled law enforcement career that saw him run police departments in Boston, Los Angeles and New York and advocate crime fighting strategies that were copied across the nation.

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Jets look to defeat Rex Ryan’s Buffalo Bills

The New York Jets are looking for their first win of the season. They’re also looking for their first win against former head coach Rex Ryan, and Ryan’s Buffalo Bills, their division rival.

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After taking down the Cowboys, the Giants prime for home opener

It was only one game, but in the NFL, unlike the NBA’s 82-game schedule and Major League Baseball’s 162-game marathon, every game is crucial, especially those against division opponents. So the Giants’ 20-19 victory over the Dallas Cowboys on the road this past Sunday in the 2016 regular season opener for both teams was significant.

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Williams falls short as Kerber takes Open title

The much expected seventh US Open title for Serena Williams never manifested as Angelique Kerber from Germany, who bested Williams in the Australian Open final, defeated Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic, 6-3, 4-6, 6-4, to earn her second Grand Slam title of 2016, becoming the first woman since 2007, other than Williams, to capture two majors in the same year.

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All international players in the U.S. Open

The U.S. Open culminated 14 days of great, exciting tennis this weekend with the Men’s Championship Final Sunday.

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Jim Robinson keeps Negro Leagues flame burning brightly

At 86-years-young, Jim Robinson remains a passionate storyteller, vividly sharing narratives and anecdotes from many decades past. 

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Injury-plagued Liberty show resolve

Even though the New York Liberty has locked in third place in the WNBA heading into the playoffs, the team is playing with full-on intensity, despite the fact several players are currently on the injured list.

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Felix Auger-Aliassime, a new face in tennis

Saturday and Sunday US Open tennis began with the doubles championships.

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Take a Loved One to the Doctor Day

September 21 has been designated Take a Loved One to the Doctor Day to encourage people to take loved ones—who would not or could not go on their own—to the doctor.

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Snoring and sleep apnea

The cause of snoring is the vibration of the soft palate in the roof of the mouth, resulting in a hoarse noise that usually occurs during sleep. Is anyone in your family guilty of producing this noise at night while sleeping?

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