On Sat., Sept. 28th at 11:00 a.m., award-winning Afro-Latino artist Eric Velásquez visits Word Up for a special story time with his new picture book, OCTOPUS STEW, which is for recommended for readers ages 4–8.
Back in early 2015, our very own AJ Sidransky introduced us to the southern cuisine wizardry of Chef Carlos Swepson of BLVD Bistro. BLVD Bistro recently relocated to 116th and Frederick Douglass Blvd to the former space of Streetbird Rotisserie. Well, this past weekend AJ Sidransky and I went to the newly relocated BLVD Bistro to check it out. We are happy to report that the celebrated eatery has not lost a step.Read More »