• “The Land of Borinquen Where I was Born”– Joel Otero-Burgos

    I was born September 12, 1979, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.  My mother was a New York born Spanish/Puerto Rican, and my father, a native Puerto Rican who had only travelled outside the island once after marrying my mother. The earliest memories I have of life in Puerto Rico, are those of playing in the […]

  • NYND – Not Your Neighborhood Deli Featuring Milk River

    WAUL catches up with La-Niece Llyew, Chef/Owner of Milk River in Crown Heights, Brooklyn. Milk River is Brooklyn’s Newest Multi-Level Restaurant, Lounge and Entertainment Venue featuring a Caribbean and Asian fusion cuisine. Located conveniently near Barclay’s Center/Atlantic Terminal this luxury venue is a neighborhood oasis. Don’t forget to Like and Subscribe to see more restaurant […]

  • NYND – Not Your Neighborhood Deli Featuring Sweet Science

    WAUL sits down with James Freeman, owner of Sweet Science in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Head over to WeAreUrbanLegends.com for more interviews, and don’t forget to subscribe to see more restaurant highlights coming soon!

  • The Startup Company that Almost Failed

    So you’ve decided to build your startup company and like so many founders before you, your ultimate goal is to build a profitable company. One that is invincible and can withstand the test of time – easier said than done. Luckily, this isn’t a piece about companies that have failed – rather a piece about […]

  • 10 of the Best Big Sean Quotes that will Motivate and Inspire You

    Big Sean isn’t only known for his ad-libs and catchy hooks. He uses his platform to motive and inspire others using his lyrics. So next time your favorite Big Sean tracks plays – listen closely and get inspired! BOI! This is a list of the 10 best Big Sean quotes that will motivate and inspire […]

  • A Bride’s Dream Turned Reality – Pantora Bridal x We Are Urban Legends

      I’ve never been a huge fan of reality TV, but I always had a fascination with weddings. That led me to squeezing in a few bridal shows whenever possible. I was pleasantly surprised when I got to join the enthusiastic crowd of reality TV hyenas that tuned in to watch VH1’s Yandy Phillips and Mendeecees star studded […]

  • Great Crowdfunding Websites for Entrepreneurs

    Strapped for cash? Need some money to invest into a project or idea? Here are three crowdfunding websites you can use to help you raise money to get your business growing. 1. Kickstarter Kickstarter is a popular crowdfunding platform founded in 2009. Kickstarter is used to gather money from the public. 2. Appbackr If you’re […]

  • How to Make Money While You’re Sleeping!

    You can either count sheep in your sleep or count money – the choice is yours. For those of us that would prefer to count money  – check out WAUL’s list of how you make money while you’re asleep.   1) Invest in Stocks Scared money don’t make money. If you have some money to […]

  • WAUL’s List of Successful Companies That Started in a Garage.

    “Started from the bottom, now we’re here.” – Drake When we see success, most of the time we are looking at years of sacrifices and dedication. Before the money and fame, life wasn’t as grand. Many of today’s brands built there companies in their dorm room or home garage. Remember, it isn’t where you start but […]

  • WAUL’s Top Ways to Start Making Money from Your Passion

    Unfortunately, finding your dream job isn’t easy. We all wish we could find something we love to do and making money doing it. Thanks to the Internet, it isn’t impossible to find your dream job. If you’re passionate about something, here are some of the best ways to make a living doing what you love.   1) E-books […]