Little Italy’s Feast of San Gennaro makes a comeback
Business owners hoped the feast would be the boost neighborhood businesses would need.
East Harlem businesses preserve culture through Mexican Independence Day festival
Like the business owners around him, Cano celebrates Mexican Independence day as a means of staying connected to his culture.
Chinatown rebuilds after 9/11
Following the 9/11 attacks, Chinatown suffered an economic depression.
Bronx pow wow celebrates Native American culture
They danced traditional Native American dances, ate Native foods, listened to stories and admired the dreamcatchers that were sprinkled throughout the event.
Celebrating the Little Red Lighthouse
Today, the riverside park was filled with families for an early fall afternoon outing. Vendors lined the sides of the grass, selling everything from handmade soaps to books while a brass band filled the air with lively music.
Crowds are thin, but hopes high at Feast of San Gennaro
A few idle visitors walked by to check out the various homemade pizzas lining the picnic table style stand for the family’s bar. They walked away empty-handed.
Travel restrictions might prevent some artists from attending Si Cuba festival
Cuban-Americans struggle between celebrating culture and condemning politics.