Harlem Fave Richard Parsons Chair Of Rockefeller Foundation

Richard-ParsonsRichard Parsons, the former board leader of Citigroup Inc. and Time Warner Inc., was named chairman of the Rockefeller Foundation, the century-old philanthropy that’s funded Nobel Prize-winning researchers, helped stave off pandemics and assisted communities ravaged by natural disasters. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: Minton’s Playhouse is a Must

Inside_Decor_at_MintonsBy Lil Nickelson

The last time I was in Minton’s Playhouse was in May 2102.  With the permission of the owner of the space New York businessman Richard Parsons, Jazzmobile, Inc. hosted jazz music here as part of their contribution to the Harlem Jazz Shrines Festival 2012.

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