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College scholarships for African-American students

As students begin filling out their college applications, families are looking for ways to pay for higher education. Here are some scholarships for African-American students with upcoming deadlines.

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An evening of Otis

Harlem’s Apollo Theater recently hosted a celebration of Otis Redding.

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Celebrating Black History Month

There were good “vibes” all-around at the Con Edison-Town Hall Black History Month celebration at The Town Hall on Broadway (123 W. 43rd St.) Feb. 5 and Feb. 6 with performances by Grammy-nominated vibraphonist Stefon Harris.

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City of Newark to marry 47 couples in mass weddings on Valentine's Day

Wedding bells are ringing in Newark on Valentine's Day in Newark, 47 to be exact.

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Malcolm X family, Rev. Al Sharpton step in to help teen denied right to honor Black icon

The daughter of Malcolm X, Ilyasah Shabazz, and Rev. Al Sharpton are helping a Black student who was denied the opportunity to honor Malcolm X.

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Toyota donates $10,000 to Harlem School of the Arts during Grammy weekend

During the weekend of the Grammy Awards, Toyota presented faculty from the Harlem School of the Arts with a $10,000 donation, to go toward the organization’s HSA Prep program.

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Black women's organizations 'Go Red' in Brooklyn

Last Friday, the Delta Rho Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated held its annual Brooklyn Go Red: Feel the Beat Zumba Party at The Science and Medicine Middle School.

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Oprah taping 'SuperSoul Conversations' podcast at the Apollo

Media mogul Oprah Winfrey heads to Harlem on Wednesday for a taping of her "SuperSoul Conversations" podcast at the Apollo Theater.

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Some Super Bowl champions skipping White House visit

While some Super Bowl champions often say they're going to Disney World after the game some Philadelphia Eagles players aren't going to the White House, according to reports.

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Did the Ram Truck Super Bowl ad with MLK's voice go too far?

Dodge is under fire for a Super Bowl ad featuring the voice of Martin Luther King Jr.

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