The 30th annual Tribute to the Ancestors of the Middle Passage hosted by City University, was held on Saturday, June 8, 2019, at Brooklyn’s Coney Island boardwalk.
College students claim that inasmuch as the church brings a lot of hope, comfort and strength for many people, the church has been notorious for excluding young people.
Thomas Haywood Newkirk entered eternal rest on Wednesday, May 1, 2019, at Fort Tryon Nursing Home in Manhattan
A leader in urban education, Dr. Irving Spear Hamer Jr. passed away May 4, 2019.
The cadet killed in a crash that also injured 21 other people was identified by the U.S. Military Academy on Friday.
No visit to New Orleans is complete without a stop at the Dooky Chase Restaurant where on your best day you may be greeted by the “Queen of Creole Cuisine,” Leah Chase.
Over the past two decades, film and literary critic Kam Williams published nearly 10,000 articles and reviews.
New Orleans chef and civil rights icon Leah Chase, who created the city’s first white-tablecloth restaurant for Black patrons...
In this digital age of social media, when in a nanosecond you have the news, we are just learning of the death of noted scholar and esteemed intellectual Dr. Martin Kilson who made his transition April 24.
Family members and the community recently came together to lay to rest five of the victims of a fatal fire in Harlem.
Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond becomes first Black woman appointed president of the New York Theological Seminary
The Rev. Dr. LaKeesha Walrond makes history with her recent appointment as president of the New York Theological Seminary.
Coltrane Chimurenga, field marshal of the December 12th Movement, joined the ancestors May 13, 2019.
R&B singer Melvin Edmonds, a member of the group After 7 and brother of superstar Kenny “Babyface” Edmonds, has died at 65.
UNI joins forces with consulate general of Haiti to celebrate Haitian Flag Day, May 18 at Judson Memorial Church.
“Repose en Paix Bams” was wailed in the streets of Harlem and the Bronx; and written all over social media when news broke Tuesday, April 30 that popular photographer and community activist Oumar Bamoye ‘Bams’ Deme had died in a ...