Governors Ball

The Governors Ball Music Festival Set Times are Out!

by Diahann Williams

East Coasters! It is about that time to get your life together for the Governors Ball Music Festival. Set times have been released, let the planning begin. Read More

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

Brooklyn Fashion & Music Collide: MAAD Stars in Muehleder Look Book

by Noel Cymone Walker

What do you get when you combine chic Brooklyn designs with NYC’s hottest rising artist? A blazin look book collection! Brooklynite Larissa Muehleder of Muehleder Designs,... Read More

#SceneGems: Indie Films Rocking The Festival Circuit

#SceneGems: Indie Films Rocking The Festival Circuit

by #TeamEbony

These indie flicks are ranking up applause on the festival circuit while introducing new voices to the creative space. Read More

Eric Garner’s Daughter Has A Few Words for NY Mayor

Eric Garner’s Daughter Has A Few Words for NY Mayor

by Shantell E. Jamison

It’s no secret that Eric Garner’s daughter thinks the city of New York could’ve done more for her father. Erica Garner has publicly spoken... Read More

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

The Amazing Afro-Cuban Colors of Havana Come to Harlem

by #teamEBONY

This month, representatives of Havana, Cuba came to Harlem, NY, to introduce the country’s rich tapestry of music, dance, art, and culture to audiences... Read More

Maya Angelou’s Art Collection Expected to Break Record

Maya Angelou’s Art Collection Expected to Break Record

by #teamEBONY

On September 15, 2015, the art collection of renowned Author and Poet Maya Angelou will go up for auction at the Swann Auction Galleries... Read More

Officer Involved john jay high school brooklyn Park Slope Collegiate john jay high school

[OFFICER INVOLVED]
Teen Violently Arrested for Having Safety Pin

by D. Smith

A high school senior was handcuffed and arrested by NYPD safety agents on March 26 for using a pin to hold his glasses together.... Read More

The Color of Change report card

Color of Change:
NY News Features "Dangerous" Reporting on Blacks

by D. Smith

Last  week, ColorOfChange released, “Not To Be Trusted: Dangerous Levels of Inaccuracy in TV Crime Reporting in NYC," a new study highlighting discrepancies in... Read More

New York City Will Close Schools to Observe Muslim Holidays

NYC Mayor De Blasio to Close Schools for Muslim Holidays

by #teamEBONY

Mayor Bill de Blasio announced on Wednesday that two days in the NYC public school year will be turned into days off in observance... Read More

Freedom H. Weekes, founder of H.E.L.P Ministries preaching to a crowd.

H.E.L.P. Ministries Bring Young People Back to Church

by Jervelle Frederick

Young Christians in New York City have united to bring the world a progressive ministry, one where members work tirelessly to spread the importance of... Read More