Country Musics First Black Superstar Charley Pride Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Harlem has deep country music roots like Herb Jeffries, “Harlem on the Prairie,” so it’s great to hear that the Country Music Association has revealed its 2020 Willie Nelson Lifetime Achievement Award recipient—trailblazing country music star Charley Pride. Continue Reading →

Dr. Waxman Receives Prestigious Honor From The Icahn School Of Medicine At Mount Sinai

Samuel Waxman, M.D. founder and CEO of the Samuel Waxman Cancer Research Foundation (SWCRF) received the prestigious Jacobi Medallion from the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. Continue Reading →

Toasting A New Harlem Partnership With The Emma L. Bowen Community Service Center’s Humanitarian Awards

As Miss Mamie’s Spoonbread Too joins other New York City restaurants in preparing to reopen for indoor dining this week, Continue Reading →

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s Harlem’s National Black Theatre Wins First Obie Award 2020

Dr. Barbara Ann Teer’s National Black Theatre (NBT) was awarded the Obie Award for Sustained Excellence in Production and Continued Advocacy on behalf of Black Artists during the 65th Annual Obie Award ceremony on Tuesday, marking its first Obie win.

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And the Winners Are, The Harlem Entrepreneurial Micro-Grant 2020 Awardees Announced

Apollo Theater, 125th St. Business Improvement District (BID) and the Harlem Commonwealth Council (HCC) congratulate the recipients of the Harlem Entrepreneurial Micro-Grant awards. Continue Reading →