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Food festivals this way come

While the end of summer brings sadness to some for the loss of long, hot, carefree days, for others, it is the beginning of food festival season.

Talking SCHOP! NYC: Our oyster

Just as quick as it comes, there summer goes and Mr. Fall has arrived. That slight chill in the air wraps you up at night and wakes you up in the morning.

A wealth of Black history in Buffalo

In part one of this series, we started our exploration of Buffalo, located in the far west region of New York along the shore of Lake Erie and the bank of the Niagara River.

Tupac Amaru Shakur: Native Harlemite

After getting shot up in Las Vegas on the night of Sept. 7, 1996, hip-hop icon Tupac Shakur joined the ancestors six days later, Sept. 13, at 4:03 p.m. On the 18th anniversary of his transition, local activists reflected on ...

Very Threadgill, Bebo Valdes exhibit, Haynes and McBride reviews

Saxophonist-composer Henry Threadgill has been a significant member of the avant-garde movement.

Source360 setting new hip-hop standard

Over the weekend, a myriad of hip-hop 2.0 events had Source magazine Publisher L. Londell McMillan feeling that there is a brand-new outlook for the much-maligned genre.

Three Harlem art galleries commemorate the 40th anniversary of ‘For Colored Girls’

Curated by art aficionado Souleo, “i found god in myself” commemorates the 40th anniversary of the first performance of “For Colored Girls.”

Jewelry trends for spring 2015

Various product lines were showcased in the side shops at Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week.

Desigual: Say it with flowers for spring

What better way to “say something nice” than with flowers?

Multiple award winner Billy Porter talks new play

Q&A: Billy Porter, the Tony, Grammy, Drama Desk and Outer Critics Circle Award-winning actor for his portrayal of Lola in “Kinky Boots,” in which he is still starring on Broadway, has decided to take a step in a slightly different ...

Black authors represented at Brooklyn Book Fest

All week long, opportunities to celebrate literature were presented throughout the borough, with events such as “ringShout: A Place for Black Literature’s Fifth Annual Bookend Reading,” and “Poets & Passion—Talkin’ Dub: Mikey Smith Tribute.”

Celebrated attorney Faith Jenkins takes the bench in new court show

She may be the youngest TV judge ever but former New York prosecutor Faith Jenkins isn't playing any games in her courtroom on “Judge Faith,” premiering Monday, Sept., 22.

Ebony Escapes! to Buffalo

Often when people think of traveling to the Empire State, New York City comes to mind. But as multifaceted as it is, it’s not the only fascinating city in the state.

The Legends Promoters of New York Hold Rooftop Party

The Legends Promoters of New York held an appreciation rooftop party at Brooklyn Terrace, overlooking the Brooklyn and Manhattan skylines.

Elegance ‘Emerges’ at Fashion Industry Association award show

Celebrating its seventh season, Emerge! honored iconic model Beverly Johnson with its Fashion Innovator Award and introduced seven aspiring fashion.

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