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Ebony Golden’s Triple Consciousness and Negotiating the Black Female Body Politic

Ebony Golden’s Triple Consciousness and Negotiating the Black Female Body Politic

In artist Ralph Lemon's latest art-performance project Scaffold Room , produced by MAPP International, Lemon examines archetypal black female personae in American pop culture, transposed over the oft-exaggerated and borderline mythological characteri
Fort Greene: This Week in the Least Expensive Rentals

Fort Greene: This Week in the Least Expensive Rentals

Wonderful, sunny one-bedroom nestled amongst the mansions and grand old trees of 141 Clinton Avenue and Fort Greene, a short stroll to all sorts of cuisines' restaurants and take-outs, cozy bars and coffee shops of Myrtle Avenue, also near the G trai

The Cure for Birthday Blues

My birthday is coming up! A slight panic takes control of me. The question is not, " What should I do this year? " but " Should I do something this year? " I always say that I don't like to celebrate my birthday and I don't really care that much.
1 in 4 Americans Think You're Broke Because You're Lazy

1 in 4 Americans Think You're Broke Because You're Lazy

According to a new report by the Pew Research Center , nearly one-quarter of Americans-- 24 percent-- blame inequality in America on laziness.

New Yorkers, How well do you Know the Outer Boroughs? (Well, You're Gonna Learn Today!)

Posters will appear at bus shelters as part of a new tourism campaign, "See Your City," encouraging New Yorkers to visit boroughs other than their own Photo: NYC & Company How well do you know your city? No, I didn't say borough , I said city , w

"Everyday People" Dance Party Comes to the Brooklyn Museum

Whether you live in New York City or have hosted visitors to New York City, you know one thing for sure: Over the past two years, Clinton Hill resident Chef Roblé -- star of the Bravo TV reality hit series Roblé and Co.
NYPD Hosts Free Paper Shredding Event

NYPD Hosts Free Paper Shredding Event

Come join the New York City Police Department's Crime Prevention Section to shred your documents containing your personal and sensitive information.

Bystander Shot in the Shoulder on Pulaski St

Police are looking for the gunman responsible for shooting and injuring a 30-year-old Bed-Stuy man in the courtyard of the Roosevelt Houses on Sunday.

Man Shot in Head on Utica, Police Looking for Gunman

Utica St and Union Ave Police are asking for the public's assistance in identifying the gunman responsible for shooting and killing a Crown Heights man Sunday on the corner of Utica Avenue.
Report: New York City's Infrastructure is Worsening... Fast

Report: New York City's Infrastructure is Worsening... Fast

So, an entire winter has come and gone and is coming again... Yet, many Brooklyn residents will testify, their streets have not been fixed, and their cars, bicycles (and joints) are paying for it.