Arts & Entertainment


Dreamy day trips from NYC

What a difference a day makes. You don’t always need a two-week vacation.

Knowyournumb3rs Rebirth of a New Nation April 21 - April 27

Are you changing your ways to better yourself, or are you complaining about finding yourself in the same-o, same-o, situation, receiving the same result differently?

Oscar-nom ‘Two Distant Strangers’ now on Netflix

Now playing on Netflix, from the production company Six Feet Over—started by three savvy, creative African American men, all of whom are over 6 feet tall—is “Two Distant Strangers” nominated under the Short Film category for the 93rd Academy Awards.

‘Sounds and Stories’ from Pulitzer winner, poet laureate Rita Dove, Pt 1

The world has been offered an interesting and unique opportunity to hear world-renowned writers reading their work alongside performances from New York’s Orchestra of St. Luke’s through the OSLive Wednesday Night Series “Sounds and Stories.”

Virtual performances to kick off the 93rd Oscars April 25

Nothing stops the show—especially not an ugly virus.

‘Concerto is a Conversation’ short receives Oscar nom

Now, this is a sign of divine alignment. The Oscars and Bowers & Sons Cleaners, the subject of the Oscar-nominated short documentary “A Concerto is a Conversation,” located at 2509 South Central Avenue in Los Angeles, are both celebrating their ...

Bad Boy Records rapper Black Rob dies at 52

It has been reported that Black Rob, the rapper best known for his hit “Whoa” has died at age 52.

Chart-topping rapper Earl ‘DMX’ Simmons dies at 50

Rapper DMX, whose given name is Earl Simmons, died a week after suffering a heart attack that sent him into a vegetative state.

Regina Taylor wants to hear your voice: Next roundtable April 16!

During this last year the Black community has experienced a great deal: the murders of African Americans due to police brutality.

‘Them’ now playing on Prime: Binge-worthy, but…

Before I step into my criticisms about the new series “Them: Covenant”—the new anthology series now playing on Amazon Prime Video brought to life by creator Little Marvin and executive producer Lena Waithe—I will say that it’s binge-worthy.

Knowyournumb3rs Rebirth of a New Nation 4/15-21/21

As the earth spins around each unique element, each creature in human nature makes its transit through its evolutionary cycle, which causes disruption and adjustment to the flow of life.

Lighthouses on the East Coast

Lighthouses are special. Since forever they have served as beacons in the night, helping captains navigate the seas and steer clear of danger.

U.S. destinations for restoration

After the year that was 2020, and the drama continuing with the flip of the calendar, who isn’t ready for a retreat from the madness?

Officials announce plans for Harlem Week 2021

The Board of Directors of the annual Harlem Week festival has announced that this year’s event will take place over eight days, from Sunday, Aug. 8 to Sunday, Aug. 15.

Knowyournumb3rs Rebirth of a New Nation April 8-14, 2021

Take a moment out of your day to sit in total stillness and meditate. As you inhale, visualize the outcome as if it is already happening.