Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Take The Virtual Tour And Get Updated On The Massive Development In Downtown Jamaica

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Jamaica Avenue DBA "Downtown Jamaica" Gets Major Overhaul

If you want to see the overall massive development slated for Jamaica Avenue now being called "Downtown Jamaica" you have to checkout this short video to get the sense of the full impact.  Reportedly the following is a breakdown of proposed development or a synopsis:

HOTELS: 2,189 rooms in 15 properties

RESIDENTIAL: 3,933 units in the pipeline

RETAIL: 500,000+ SF in the pipeline

Checkout Video Of The Virtual Tour Of Downtown Jamaica Development



Monday, April 23, 2018

Checkout The Eric Frazier Quintet By The AirTrain

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The Eric Frazier Quintet Jazzes Up Jamaica, NY


The AirTrain Jazz Festival series continues this week with The Eric Frazier Quintet on the AirTrain Jamaica stage.  Join us as we pay tribute to Jamaica’s rich jazz history by presenting some of the New York City metropolitan area’s best jazz musicians playing live.

You can learn more about The Eric Frazier Quintet by visiting by clicking here




Council Member Adrienne Adams’ Bike Helmet Fitting and Distribution Event

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Council Member Adrienne Adams wants you to protect your head. That’s why she’s hosting a bike helmet fitting and distribution event.
 
 


Peace & Love

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As we travel through time and space in this fragile world, the events of today make it clear that in order to survive we must take the road less traveled. It is my belief that artists are the ones who are usually the most insightful, sensitive, and caring in society.
 


Black Brilliance to be Honored at Harlem Business Alliance Awards Gala

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Harlem, NY -- For the past 37 years, the Harlem Business Alliance (HBA) has honored black brilliance with their annual awards gala. 
 
This must-attend celebration is the pinnacle fundraising event for the non-profit. This year's theme, 'The Art of Success' shines the spotlight on the preeminence of black creatives. Black Art and Creativity is the seed from which the entire world has grown. From the intellect and ingenuity that constructed the pyramids to the swagger and acumen that inspired the latest internet sensation; their ideas have transformed the globe.



Checkout The Important Reason This 10-Year Old Black CEO Launches Her Footwear Collection

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Precious Young Entrepreneur Inspires Against Bullying


Nationwide -- Tween CEO and entertainer Amiya Steed founded her business, AMAK by Amiya footwear, in 2016 as a way of self-expression and to help combat bullying. She quickly realized that in a world filled with such negativity, that daily positive affirmations and reminders were needed. AMAK by Amiya fulfills that need.

People nationwide can step into this world with positivity and confidence wearing AMAK by Amiya, which features a footwear collection called the "Manifesto Collection".

The power of positive affirmations

Amiya believes that a person can dictate their day with their words. The Manifesto Collection features positive words that can be read aloud to promote positivity throughout the day. Positive affirmations are used to encourage, promote, and support the greatness in us all. Messages like: "I Can," "I Will," and "I Am" are wonderful ways to begin your day.

AMAK by Amiya footwear is available in tween/adult sizes, size 12 for youth through size 10 for adults. This allows both moms and their daughters to walk in positivity together.


Checkout The 1st York College Arts Festival

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Come one come all to Jamaica’s greatest arts festival of them all — the York College Arts Festival! Join them in their inaugural year for dance, music, art and theatre!

Featuring: two dance companies from the CUNY Dance  Initiative (Johnnie Mercer/TheREDProjectNYC and the Matthew Westerby Dance Company); an art exhibit featuring student and local artists; the York College PFA Theatre Department’s production of HAIR; workshops and master classes for emerging independent artists and artisans; live outdoor concerts and much more!