First I want to say thank you to everyone who has supported Black Westchester Magazine online for the past three years and everyone who made our transition to print in August 2017 possible. The most popular questions I get these past two and half weeks is where can I get a copy of Black Westchester, so I thought I post a list of locations to make it easier. For those who want to read the print newspaper online here is the digital copy.
Before I go further I want to thank Joe Parisi of the Mount Vernon Inquirer, who called me to congratulate us and offer the bottom row of his rack throughout Mount Vernon. Your very selfless act of kindness makes it easier for people to get a copy of Black Westchester especially in places where your rack is the only place to put it. Once again, we appreciate that, showing the City of Mount Vernon while we will be looked as competition by some, that we can co-exist and that the city is big enough for both of our papers.
With that said you can now find Black Westchester on the bottom rack of all MV Inquirer stands like the Post Office on So. 1st Street, CVS on Sanford Blvd & Fulton Av the CVS in Fleetwood, The Fleetwood Diner and the Columbus Ave.
Other locations in Mount Vernon where you can get a copy of Black Westchester include Mangoville Meat Mart 133 South 4th Ave, Cupcake Cutie Boutique 8 South 6th Ave, City Hall (table downstairs), Mimi’s Laundromat on 11 S. Fulton Ave, Famous Barbershop on Fisk, Hairsational Barbershop on 3rd Street and 2nd Avenue, Foodtown, Rite-Aid, Friendship Worship Center, Mount Vernon Public Library (both entrances), MegaMat Super Laundromat located at 121 E 3rd St, Phil’s Meat Market on 4th Ave, Digi Print 32 East 1st Street, Jus Jerk on 3rd Street, Steam House Restaurant on Gramatan and Steam House Express on South 5th, Westchester Community College Mount Vernon extension on 5th Ave, TJ’s Deli on Locust Street and various other barber shops like Hair He Is on 3rd street and hair salons. If you can’t find a copy at any of those locations, holla at us….
Yonkers get your copy of Black Westchester at the YMCA, YWCA, Nepperhan Community Center, Shop Rite on Riverdale, Juice For Life, D Bloc Car Wash, Riverfront Public Library, In The Mixx Radio Studio, and various other spots and bodegas on Palisades Ave and North Broadway. The Payano Mini Market 43 School St. Also catch Hector Santiago the People’s Mayor in Getty Square he has a stack.
Greenburgh/ White Plains pick up a copy of the premiere print edition of Black Westchester at The Slater Center, The Urban League, The Theodore Young Community Center, Greenburgh Town Hall, White Plains Public Library, HSBC Bank located at 371 Tarrytown Rd in White Plains, The Westchester County Board of Elections office, Mt Hope A.M.E. Zion Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Union Baptist Church and a few local barber shops, etc…
New Rochelle, you can pick up a copy or two at the New Rochelle Public Library, Mangoville Restaurant Bar-N-Grill at 134 North Avenue, Mackadocious Barbershop on Webster Avenue, Brothers Barbershop on North Avenue, D Chef Restaurant at 342 Webster Avenue, Suggarplums at 534 North Ave, Alvin & Friends Soulfood and Caribbean Restaurant located at 14 Memorial Hwy, DP Printing & Graphics located at 3 Church Street, Sweet Potato Restaurant located at 393 North Avenue, St. Catherine A.M.E. Zion Church, Bethesda Baptist Church, Shiloh Baptist Church all on Lincoln Avenue and lobby of Carrington Arms 33 Lincoln Avenue and several other locations
Peekskill you can pick up a copy or two at the Peekskill Democratic Headquarters located at 9 Bank Street, Peekskill City Hall, Main Event Barbershop 300 Highland Ave, Best of the Blessed Barbershop 629 South Street, JP’s Barbershop 1004 Main Street, Desilva’s Deli 808 Elm Street, Inn On The Hudson 634 Main Street, Sweet Frog 1867 Main Street.
Other locations in Westchester include The Tamika Y. Rose Insurance Agency (Nationwide) – 65 E. Main Street, Elmsford, The Hummingbird located at 2051 E Main St, Cortlandt, Tri Star Route 6, Inc., 2098 East Main Street, Cortland Manor and various barber shops, beauty salon, nail shops, soul food restaurants etc. If you want to carry copies of Black Westchester in your business or want copies to give out at your event, email us at BlackWestchester@gmail.com
Thank you, everyone, once again who support us and helped make this possible, all who have contributed and helped with distribution and to all of our advertisers, Past, Present and Future. All those interested in subscribing to get BW mailed to you, give us a month or so, we are working out all the details as we speak.
If you are interested in advertising, email us at AdvertiseWithBW@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