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Brotherhood/Sister Sol raises $1.3 million at annual gala

Harlem-based youth organization Brotherhood/Sister Sol (Bro/Sis) recently hosted its 15th annual VOICES benefit gala.

Malcolm X Day 2019

The December 12th Movement is leading the people in the 94th celebration of the birthday of our national Black hero Malcolm X.

Rotary Club of Harlem celebrates 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance

The Rotary Club of Harlem recently hosted its fundraiser gala at the National Black Theater commemorating the 100th anniversary of the Harlem Renaissance.

Fleet Week kicks off in NYC

The tradition of Fleet Week in New York City is kicked off Wednesday with the annual Parade of Ships through New York Harbor.

Sen. Kevin Parker hosts 12th annual Prom Dress Giveaway

On Saturday, May 18, State Sen. Kevin Parker offered his support to graduating high school students by hosting his 12th Annual Free Prom Dress Giveaway at the Samuel J. Tilden HS Campus in Brooklyn

Transforming teen moms from ‘statistic to success’

According to the Center for Disease Control, rates of teenage pregnancy have declined across all racial/ethnic groups since the 1990s, although the rates for Black teens are still more than twice the rate for white teens.

Freedom fighter now fighting for his life

From far and wide, comrades of Don Rojas came with passages of praise for the ailing journalist, who was defined by many as a freedom fighter.

Destination Bed Stuy celebrates the art of healthy living

Bed Stuy Arts Stroll held its second Destination Bed Stuy symposium.

December 12th Movement celebrates Malcolm X’s 94th birthday

On Sunday, May 19, at 12 p.m. the Black Power March will assemble at 125th Street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Boulevard in front of the Harlem State Office Building.

Malcolm X:  You left your mind in Africa

This Sunday marks the 94th physical day anniversary of the renowned human rights activist, Malcolm X.

Brooklyn Black haven from 1800s is in danger

Weeksville could have vanished altogether once before.

5 years later, officer faces reckoning for Eric Garner chokehold death

The deadly confrontation five summers ago flickers in Gwen Carr's mind, competing for attention with warm, happy memories of her late son Eric Garner's life.

Al Sharpton, National Action Network rally around family of Harlem fire victims

Saturday morning, Rev. Al Sharpton and his National Action Network hosted family members coping with the deadly Harlem fire early Wednesday that claimed the lives of six people, including four children.

Investing in the community and knowledge

Power couple Corey and Tamara Galloway are transforming East New York and Brownsville by investing in the Brooklyn communities.

Bergen County Chapter of The Links, Inc. celebrates 45 years of service

The Bergen County Chapter of The Links, Inc. celebrates 45 years of service to the Bergen County community with its 14th annual Mother’s Day Luncheon at The Venetian in Garfield, N.J., on May 11.

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