Dining With Miss Lil: The Green Revolution is Coming to New York State Real Soon

By Lil Nickelson The “legal weed” or cannabis industry is growing so fast that it has been called the “Green Rush” of the 21st century as the California “Gold Rush” Continue Reading →

Centers Health Care Is First New York State Sponsor For Walk To End Alzheimer’s

The Alzheimer’s Association is pleased to announce that Centers Health Care is the first New York State sponsor for all Walk to End Alzheimer from Harlem to Hollis, Queens. Please Continue Reading →

Yeshiva University P.S. 189 President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman and New York State Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa

On April 20, 2018, Yeshiva University students were joined by YU President Rabbi Dr. Ari Berman and New York State Assemblywoman Carmen De La Rosa as they led an educational Continue Reading →

New York State Falls To 40th In The U.S. In Jobs For People With Disabilities

Today, Respectability reports that even as the national economy improves, New Yorkers with disabilities are left behind, which means Harlemites will be left behind. Please follow and like us:

Seitu’s World: New York State Association Of Black An Puerto Rican Legislators Conference 2018 (Photos)

On Monday, January 15, 2018, photographer Seitu Oronde was at the New York State Association Of Black An Puerto Rican Legislators Conference 2018 in Albany, NY. Please follow and like Continue Reading →

Networking Event For The New York State Diversity Coalition In Harlem

Law.com reports that the New York State Diversity Coalition held its annual Networking and CLE Event on November 16, 2017, at the Dwyer Cultural Center in Harlem. Please follow and like Continue Reading →

Disney Doubles Down On Marvel TV (Includes Harlem’s Luke Cage) Deal With New York State

Crains NY reports that the Walt Disney Co. is more than doubling what was already the largest television production project in the state with an extension of its live-action miniseries Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The 2016 New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators Conference

Photographs By Seitu Oronde On Febuary 12th – 14th, 2016, Seitu was at the 45th Annual Weekend Conference for the 2016 New York State Association of Black and Puerto Rican Legislators. Continue Reading →

Voting Rights Leadership Summit In New York State

A broad coalition of voting rights advocates is launching a campaign to promote federal and state voting rights protections for people of color and working families from Harlem to the Continue Reading →

Former New York State Gov. David Paterson Greets Chinese Artists and Cultural Representative

Harlem fave Former New York Governor David Paterson met Chinese artists and art officials at the New York City opening of the 12th China National Exhibition of Fine Arts on Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Bessie Allison Buchanan First Black Woman To Be New York State Legislature, 1940’s

Bessie Allison Buchanan (March 7, 1902 – September 7, 1980) of Manhattan in New York City became the first African-American woman to hold a seat in the New York State Continue Reading →

DCA’s Lorelei Salas Announces “Reports On The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City”

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the release of a report by its Office of Labor Policy & Standards (OLPS) titled “The State of Workers’ Continue Reading →

New York Is 2016’s 8th Worst State For Military Retirees

Happy Military Appreciation Month! All military personnel face tough challenges when readjusting to civilian life upon retirement, which, for the average officer, happens at age 47. Please follow and like Continue Reading →

New York Is The 9th Most Financially Literate State

With National Financial Literacy Month coming up in April, the free-credit-score website WalletHub today released its report on 2016’s Most & Least Financially Literate States, which analyzes financial education programs Continue Reading →