By now you may or may not have heard that Black Westchester Magazine is releasing its first print edition in celebration of its three-year anniversary. That’s right, a free 24 page monthly, 60,000 copies will be distributed throughout the county. The premier edition should hit streets the first week of August and will then come out monthly on or close to the first as we have streamlined the process.
BW the print edition will have a heavy presence in Mount Vernon, Yonkers, New Rochelle, Whites Plains/ Greenburgh and Peekskill with a smaller presence throughout the county especially municipalities with a large black community.
Monthly deadline for ads will be the 15th of the month before (August 15th for September issue). Questions about advertising sizes, rates etc email us at AdvertiseWithBW@gmail.com. Businesses that would like to carry to paper call 914.979.2093. Donations can be made and Ads can be paid for electronically at paypal.me/BlackWestchester or checks made out to Black Westchester and mailed to 455 Tarrytown Rd., Suite 1318, White Plains, NY 10607.
We are looking for writers, photographers, columnists, editors, and those interested in selling advertising.
While are working out distributing the premier print edition of BW here an advance digital look til we get to a location near you
Black Westchester can also be picked up at local hair salons, barbershops, soul food restaurants, The Mount Vernon Public Library, New Rochelle Public Library, Mount Vernon City Hall, Yonkers City Hall, Peekskill City Hall, Theodore D. Young Community Center in White Plains, The Slater Center in Greenburgh, SuggarPlum on North Ave in New Rochelle, Humming Birds in Peekskill, The Tamika Y. Rose Insurance Agency (Nationwide) – 75 N. Central Ave, Elmsford, Mangoville Meat Mart – 133 South 4th Avenue, Mount Vernon, Mangoville Restaurant Bar-N-Grill – 134 North Avenue, New Rochelle, Hair He Is Barbershop, Famous Barbershop – 17 Fisk Place, Mount Vernon, Hairsational Barbershop on 3rd St & 2nd Ave, Mt. Vernon, Steam House Express – 15 South 5th Avenue Mount Vernon, Steam House Restaurant Gramatan Avenue, Mt. Vermon, Freddy’s Soul Caribbean Restaurant 1980 Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd. (Btwn 119th & 120th) Harlem, Pit Bros BBQ – 159 E 3rd St, Mt Vernon, Jus Jerk – 266 E 3rd St, Mt Vernon, Foodtown and Rite-Aid on Prospect Ave in Mount Vernon, Cupcake Cutie Boutique 8 South 6th Ave, Mt. Vernon, HSBC Bank – 371 Tarrytown Rd, White Plains, In The Mixx Radio Studio in Yonkers… updated Fri, August 11th (to be continued)
(List will be frequently revised with new locations, where you can pick up a copy)
If you want to carry copies of Black Westchester in your business email us at BlackWestchester@gmail.com
AJ is a Father, Author, Writer, Rapper, Radio Personality, Hip-Hop Historian and A 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, Spiritual Minded Magazine and several others.
You can also hear AJ every Thursday morning at 7:20 A.M. on Good Morning Westchester with host Bob Marrone on WVOX