Yolande’s Yard: From Harlem To Windsor For Prince Philip’s Funeral

By Yolande Brener

Some members of the public hoped for a procession through the streets of Windsor or wished that there had been a grand state funeral. Continue Reading →

Black History Month: Perspectives From The World Of Harlem

By Yolande Brener and Danielle Imara

What aspect of Black History would you like to see more widely understood? Continue Reading →

Yolande’s Yard: Lyn-Genet’s Kitchen Day Of The Dead Celebration In Hamilton Heights (Video)

Story by Yolande Brener and photographs by Maribel Acosta

Nutritionist and cookbook author, Lyn-Genet Recitas, has a vision–not only to provide healthy comfort food for all tastes from vegan to omnivore–but also to create a tradition of community events. Continue Reading →

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 strong dose of African-American influence, and more diversity than we have ever seen at a royal event. Continue Reading →