Brewer And Chin Statement On Two Bridges Communities From East Harlem To East NY

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer and Council Member Margaret S. Chin issued the following joint statement Wednesday in response to the City Planning Commission’s approval of three massive developments Continue Reading →

Margaret Higgins Sanger, Planned Parenthood Founder And Organized A Clinic In Harlem

Margaret Higgins Sanger, born Margaret Louise Higgins, September 14, 1879 – September 6, 1966, also known as Margaret Sanger Slee, was an American birth control activist, sex educator, writer, and Continue Reading →

Leslie Arthur Julien “Hutch” Hutchinson, From Harlem To Hampstead, 1900 – 1969

Leslie Arthur Julien Hutchinson, known as “Hutch” (7 March 1900 – 18 August 1969), was one of the biggest cabaret stars in the world during the 1920s and 1930s. Get More Harlem World Here! Continue Reading →

Brewer, Levine And Chin Call For Transparency In Deed Restriction Revelation In Harlem

Borough President Gale A. Brewer, Council Member Mark Levine, and Council Member Margaret Chin jointly issued the following statement: Get More Harlem World Here! The Harlem Love connection: Support The Continue Reading →

Uptowns Rep Levine, NYC Health + Hospitals And Groups Rally Against $362M Losses

Get More Harlem World Here! At a news conference today, leaders of NYC Health + Hospitals and the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs joined advocacy groups, elected officials, and labor Continue Reading →

E-Scooters & E-Bikes May Be Legal In NYC From Harlem To Hollis

Get More Harlem World Here! Today, Council Members Ydanis Rodriguez, Fernando Cabrera and Rafael Espinal announced legislation that will legalize E-scooters and E-bikes in the City of New York, headlining Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And First Lady McCray Announce Members Of Gender Equity Commission

Mayor Bill de Blasio and First Lady Chirlane McCray today announced the appointment of six new members to the City’s Commission on Gender Equity from Harlem to Hollis. Get More Continue Reading →

First Lady McCray Announces Launch Of The Mayor’s Office To End Domestic And Gender Violence

First Lady Chirlane McCray (above), joined by Deputy Mayor for Health and Human Services Dr. Herminia Palacio and Commissioner Cecile Noel, today announced the launch of the Mayor’s Office to Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Announces Ban On Single-Use Styrofoam Products Beginning In 2019

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 →