EVENT: Lenny Kravitz Lets Love Rule Oakland

By JL Sheats With his rock star swag, electric guitar and mic in hand, Lenny Kravitz rocked out at Oakland, California’s historic Fox Theater on Valentine’s Day during the U.S. leg of his 2012 Black and White America World Tour. The sold-out show opened with an entertaining and energy-filled performance […]

CONTEST: Valentine's Day Luv Kit Winner!

And the winnnnnnah is … San Jose-based health and fitness expert Jylana Sheats, PhD!  Jylana’s name was chosen out of all of the entries via a cute randomizer program we found on random.org but her innovative vodka drink deserves a shout out too (recipe below). Before we get to that, we should mention […]

CONTEST: Valentine's Day Giveaway

For the second year in a row, we’re giving away a “LUV Kit” in honor of Valentine’s Day. This year’s kit includes: A bottle of Vanilla-infused U’luvka Vodka A bottle of Vince Camuto Eau de Parfum This should be more than enough for a nice, intimate date night (or two, or three). […]

EVENT: 5th Annual Daddy Daughter Valentine's Dance

Valentines Day, a holiday traditionally commemorated by the giving of cards, chocolate candy, and flowers, has come to mean so much more for an extraordinary group of young ladies who will celebrate by spending an evening with the special men in their life: Their fathers. The Real Dads Network’s 5th […]

Event: BBraxton Reopens (Harlem, NY)

A high-end men’s salon returns to the Harlem scene By Diane Da Costa Not too long ago, there was a men’s grooming spot that brought the ultimate luxury grooming and spa services to what has often been called “New Harlem.”  The first and only grooming spa of its kind, BBraxton […]