Yolande’s Yard: From Harlem To Windsor For The Royal Wedding (Photos And Video)

By Yolande Brener As a long-time Harlem resident who grew up in Windsor, attending this wedding meant a lot to me because it combined the traditions of royalty with a Continue Reading →

A Few Things To Think About Before You Head From Harlem To The Royal Wedding

Harlem already has a deep royal history, from Napoleon Bonaparte’s cousin Joseph Bonaparte to Prince William; and then, to Lord Viscount Courtenay, who lived at the Claremont Inn to Harlem’s Continue Reading →

Princess Noamie Inwood Caves 1936

Princess Naomie and her grandchildren in 1930’s photo taken by Reginald Bolton. Author’s note: Published reports and records vary about the spelling of Kennedy’s first name. According to descendants her Continue Reading →

Adelaide Louise Hall’s Rich Harlem History, 1901 – 1993 (Audio Video)

Adelaide Louise Hall, 20 October 1901 – 7 November 1993, was an American-born UK-based jazz singer and entertainer. The Harlem Love connection:

Princess Nokia + Buscabulla Live At El Museo In Harlem

Calling all DIVAS! Join El Museo del Barrio as we host Dia de las Divas, our annual Día de Los Muertos (Day of the Dead) fundraiser featuring a live performance Continue Reading →

Combatting Oppression With Sacred African Traditions At City College In Harlem

In our current era of systematic racism, gender-based violence, neo-fascism, and religious intolerance, a pioneering New York City based cultural arts organization is hosting Trade/itions event in Harlem. The Harlem Continue Reading →

Alex Soldier Designs Award For Queen Latifah In Fabulous Harlem Style (Photographs)

In pure Harlem style, designer Alex Soldier has designed a remarkable objet d’art to symbolize the Princess Grace Awards that were presented at the 2016 Princess Grace Awards Gala held at Cipriani’s Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 2016 African Diaspora World Tourism Awards And African Royalty

As the August 26-28 date for the 2016 African Diaspora World Tourism Awards and Travel Expo approaches, plans have been made to include a “Royal Procession” as a part of Continue Reading →

Jodie Watley, Harlem Renaissance Orchestra Come to Lincoln Center

The 27th season of New York’s greatest outdoor dance party – Lincoln Center’s Midsummer Night Swing – takes over the open-air ballroom in Damrosch Park (West 62nd Street between Columbus Continue Reading →

Etu Evans Talks Megan Mania On The Danny Tisdale Show (Video)

Join the conversation with celebrity shoe designer, philanthropist, speaker and Harlemite Etu Evans as he talks about the mania behind the Meghan Markle and Prince Harry royal wedding, Meghan’s timeless style, Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Keith “The Voice” David, Tony Nominee, August Wilson, Platoon, Clockers, etc., (Video)

Keith David Williams, born June 4, 1956, is an American screen and voice actor, comedian, and singer.He is known for his co-starring role as King in Platoon and as Childs Continue Reading →

Join The Macy’s Herald Square “Once Upon A Springtime” Floral Spectacular (Photos)

Macy’s invites Harlemites to get ready to enter a world of magic, imagination, and wonder as the Macy’s Flower Show® opens the first chapter of Spring with Once Upon a Springtime. Continue Reading →