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From festivals in Florida to touring Dracula’s digs in Romania, we round up the best destinations to visit this October. As summer abandons Europe again this October, eke out the last of the rays and raves in Ibiza, where nightclubs will be going out with a bang for the winter break. When the party finally stops head to the island’s north.

A Brownsville Heritage House Concert

Left, saxophone king Bill Saxton and on the right on trumpet is Philip Harper. Photo: Guerrilla Journalism Haven't you heard? "The Word On The Street Ensemble,"...
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Celebrations: Three Witnesses to Three Centuries

What a great moment in history to be in the company of three women celebrating more than 300 years and birthdates collectively. It was in...

African Antiquities LIVE!

During Black History Month, experiencing the rare African art exhibit “Brooklyn is Africa: A Borough of Inclusion; A Continent of Invention” is a must...

Two Stalwart Venues Owned Jazz Weekend

The original charter members of the Central Brooklyn Jazz Consortium, Jazz 966 on Fulton Street and Sista’s Place on Nostrand Avenue, held sway last...

“I Am Not Your Negro”; A Film of the ’60s for 2017

During a recent interview to promote his new documentary "I Am Not Your Negro," I asked filmmaker Raoul Peck whether James Baldwin, the subject...

MoMath: Music, STEM, and Marcus G. Miller

This is how Plato put it: "I would teach children music, physics, and philosophy; but most importantly music, for the patterns in music and...

“Blood At Barclays Center” — Badou Vs. DeGale Slugfest

A vicious take no prisoners belt unification ring war initiated the 2017 Boxing Calendar at the Barclays Center, Brooklyn, N.Y., on Saturday, January 14,...

Museum Visit: Walk Through History of Genocide And Resistance

  Entering the museum, a sign in bold letters reads: “The Journey Toward Freedom – 15th-21st Centuries.” “African Americans have had an uneven history in this...

Sista’s Place — All That Jazz In Bed-Stuy

Packed house, comfortable surroundings-- that's how Saturday night at Sista’s Place in Brooklyn does music. On a recent weekend the popular jazz room featured bandleaders...

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