Over one million people lined the streets of Eastern Parkway on Monday, September 4th, as New Yorkers from all parts of the city wanted to get a glimpse of the beautiful costumes, sample delicious Caribbean food and dance to great Caribbean music. This could only

All across the city, Father’s Day events were celebrated in parks, at the beaches and at various venues. On Sunday, June 18th, one of the biggest Father’s Day celebrations in the city was held at Linden Park, located at Linden Boulevard and Vermont Street. Hundreds

On Saturday June 10th, Kyron Dupont and Zakiya Gittens hosted the 3rd Annual Community Block Party on East 96th Street and Avenue N where community residents were treated to funnel cake, popcorn, pretzels, hot dogs and more. The event was held to reduce gun violence and to

On Saturday, June 10th, the 3rd Annual Caribbean Heritage Festival was held at Canarsie Park to promote cultural awareness and the celebration of many Caribbean countries in one location. Everyone in attendance had the opportunity to listen to great music, eat good food and learn about

The 69th Precinct Community Council held its Annual Holiday Celebration at the Midget Squadron Yacht Club, 1490 Paerdegat Avenue North, on Friday, December 2nd, where there was plenty of good food, music and camaraderie. Council President Gardy Brazela said the annual tradition, which is always

On Tuesday, October 18th, State Senator Roxanne Persaud hosted the 2022 Power 19 Awards Ceremony at the Paerdegat Squadron Yacht Club in Canarsie. Twenty-four people from Senate District 19 were presented with this distinguished award based upon their exceptional work in the communities in which

On Saturday, September 17th, No Limits For Youth (NLFY) held its 5th Annual Courtsmen Chess Tournament at the Prince Joshua Avitto Community Center, 876 Schenck Avenue. NLFY was proud to announce a new champion in the 18 and Under division, as Estiveen Rosario took first

The New York Children’s Carnival is back! After a two-year hiatus as a result of COVID-19, the Children’s Carnival Parade finally returned to the streets of Brooklyn on Saturday, September 3rd. The Junior Carnival Parade is a smaller version of the West Indian Day Parade,