Yinka Shonibare MBE at the Morris-Jumel Mansion

By Johanna Vermeer | Photos by Diane Allford

Upon entering the Morris-Jumel Mansion there is a room to the left.  Looking in, there is a mirror showing us, the visitors, ourselves.  Or does it? Continue Reading →

“Sad Days”: Harlem Mothers S.A.V.E. statement on Violence by and against Police

jsckie rowe adamsIt is painful to mourn the loss of young lives. We send our condolences to the families of Freddie Gray and Officer Moore. We have now begun two weeks in a row with disturbing news. Continue Reading →

Fashion Forward Style Arrives in Harlem On Wheels


By Hadasah Ingrid and Photographs By Diane Allford

Harlem’s rapid evolution of its renowned landscape is giving birth to a new renaissance of culture. Thanks to gentrification and its many caveats, the silver lining to the ever changing black mecca is the burgeoning explosion of nouveau art, cuisine and fashion. Continue Reading →

Fatherhood Buzz Festival At Denny Moes with Judge Mathis In Harlem

dennys8By Diane Alford

On Saturday, Sept 6th, Dennis Mitchell offered free hair cuts to children going back to school.  Judge Greg Mathis of the Judge Mathis TV court show also pays a visit to Denny Moe’s Superstar barbershop in Harlem. Continue Reading →

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