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December 12th Movement commemorates 55 years since death of Malcolm X

The December 12th Movement is hosting its Pan African Forum in commemoration of the 1965 death of Malcolm X on Friday, Feb. 21 at the National Black Theater

SUNY Downstate partners with Medgar Evers and Brooklyn College

Graduates of Medgar Evers College School of Science, Brooklyn College Health & Technology, and Health and Nutrition Sciences have announced that Medgar Evers’ students can receive priority admission consideration into the Master of Public Health program at SUNY Downstate Health Sciences University School of Public Health.

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Actress Ja'net DuBois dead at 74

Reports indicate that actress Ja'net DuBois has died.

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Mike Bloomberg qualifies for Nevada presidential debate

Expect to see a new face on the debate stage.

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Rents already rising amid broker fee back-and-forth: study

In the midst of a legal battle challenging a new ban on broker fees statewide, a new report says city landlords are already trying to make up the difference.

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De Blasio endorses Bernie Sanders

Mayor Bill de Blasio endorsed Sen. Bernie Sanders in the race for president on Sunday.

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Jennifer Hudson, Magic Johnson lead tributes for Kobe Bryant at All-Star Game

As expected, this All-Star weekend has been largely about paying tribute to the life of Kobe Bryant.

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Nikita Pearl Waligwa: Child actress who appeared in Disney's 'Queen of Katwe' dies at 15

Nikita Waligwa, a child actress who appeared in the 2016 Disney film Queen of Katwe, died of a brain tumor.

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Family of great-great-great Hyacinth Bourne, 103, announce funeral arrangements

Great-great-great Hyacinth Bourne, 103, made her transition just one month after her 103rd birthday, in Bed Stuy, Brooklyn on Sunday, January 26, 2020.

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Stefani Zinerman announces her campaign for 56th Assembly

On Thursday, February 6, 2020, Brooklyn activist Stefani Zinerman announced her candidacy for the 56th Assembly District at the Historical Weeksville Heritage Center.

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