Welcome to our August 15, 2022 Issue, Our Five-Year Anniversary Issue
With the primary approaching, we proudly announce our endorsement of Congressman Jamaal Bowman for re-election in the 16th Congressional District. August is also Black-Owned Business Month and we spotlighted two new business, Bougie Brews Coffee Shop in Yonkers and Mrz Hulk 4 Life a new Black-Owned Comic Book Store, stop by both businesses and tell them Black Westchester sent ya
I want to thank all who came out to my official book launch, of my new book Black Westchester – The Origin Story & How My Faith Was Instrumental In This Great Experiment on Thursday, July 21st at the Mount Vernon Public Library as part of the R.I.S.E.U.P.’s monthly Decypher Author Series. Also if you are available join me Saturday, August 20th for my book signing at the Greenburgh Public Library. Thank you to all who purchased my book. It is available on Amazon.
We are always looking for photographers, writers, editors and individuals to sell advertising and help with distribution. We are also looking for interns to help in all the aforementioned areas in addition to graphic artists and help running and maintaining the website. If you are interested please contact us at BWEditorInChief@gmail.com
We would like to take this time to thank all the readers, listeners, supporters, sponsors, contributors, and advertisers for their support in our effort to deliver the “News With The Black Point Of View,” since 2014. Send us your feedback, let us know what you think of this issue. Let us know subjects/topics you would like to see us cover in the future and send your letters to the editor to BlackWestchesterMag@gmail.com.
Peace and Blessings
AJ Woodson, Editor-In-Chief and Co-Owner
AJ Woodson is the Editor-In-Chief of Black Westchester and Co-Owner of Urban Soul Media Group, the parent company, Host & Producer of the People Before Politics Radio Show. AJ is a Father, Brother, An Author, Journalism Fellow (Craig Newmark Graduate School of Journalism), Hip-Hop Artist - one third of the legendary underground rap group JVC FORCE known for the single Strong Island, Radio Personality, Hip-Hop Historian, Documentarian, Activist, Criminal Justice Advocate and Freelance Journalist whose byline has appeared in several print publications and online sites including The Source, Vibe, the Village Voice, Upscale, Sonicnet.com, Launch.com, Rolling Out Newspaper, Daily Challenge Newspaper, Spiritual Minded Magazine, Word Up! Magazine, On The Go Magazine and several others.