The de Blasio Administration today announced that Girl Scout Troop 6000, the first of its kind Girl Scout troop dedicated to serving girls and women in the shelter system as they get back on their feet. Continue Reading →
Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) released the following statement on the successful reunification of two mothers, Yeni Gonzalez Garcia and Rosayra Pablo Cruz, with their children today at the Cayuga Center located in East Harlem. Continue Reading →
MOVIMIENTO 14 DE JUNIO
Today marks one more anniversary of the 14th of June Movement, a milestone in the history of the country where I was born and raised. Continue Reading →
EmpoweredNYC, a new collaboration dedicated to enabling New Yorkers with disabilities to build a stronger financial future for themselves and their families, today announced a citywide listening tour to engage with the disability community about their financial well-being. Continue Reading →
Mayor de Blasio today announced that the City’s styrofoam ban will go into effect by January 1, 2019, following the dismissal of a lawsuit preventing the implementation of the ban. Continue Reading →
New Yorkers living in poverty and representatives from the broad coalition of legal, labor, human services, economic justice, transit and worker rights organizations supporting half-priced transit fares for the poor gathered at the Fulton Street Station in Manhattan. Continue Reading →
Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat issued the following statement in recognition of June as National Men’s Health Month and the start of Men’s Health Week from June 11-17, 2018. Continue Reading →
Join the Jewish Community Relations Council of New York and Honorable Speaker Cory Johnson on Monday, June 25th, 2018, at the UJA-Federation Of New York, NY. Continue Reading →
The Community Board 9 Arts and Culture committee is pleased to invite all performing and visual artist in Manhattanville, Morningside Heights and Hamilton Heights to “The Artist Circle” which will take place on June 16th.
We recently recognized the anniversary of the landmark Supreme Court decision in Brown v. Board of Education, which ruled that separate meant unequal, ruling against segregation for the first time since reconstruction. Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that this weekend, Citi Bike will celebrate its fifth anniversary as the nation’s largest bike-share system. Continue Reading →
New York elected officials and three of CUNYs Latin@s Studies institutes announce the second annual Summit on Latinos to be held on June 1st, 2018.
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The Rent Guidelines Board (RGB) has proposed a 1-year increase of .75 to 2.75 percent, and a 2-year increase of 1.75 to 3.75 percent, for rent stabilized leases across NYC. Continue Reading →