Today, Immigrant Affairs Commissioner Bitta Mostofi joined City agency and community partners—including Lutheran Social Services of New York—to announce $350,000 in funding from the City and Robin Hood for “Know Your Rights” (KYR) forums for immigrant New Yorkers. Continue Reading →
On Tuesday, New York City’s Taxi and Limousine Commission (TLC) passed new minimum wage requirements for drivers working for ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft. Going forward, drivers will be paid $17.22 per hour. Continue Reading →
Ohs Online reports that the New York State Department of Transportation recently completed a $7.8 million safety project on Harlem River Drive in Harlem that included resurfacing work, new median barrier, signage, and energy-efficient LED lighting.
Today, NYC Service announced the launch of the NYC National Service Support Center, which provides training, technical assistance, capacity building resources, and consultations to nearly 40 service year programs across the City. Continue Reading →
CoinDesk, Inc., the leading digital media, events and information services company for the crypto and blockchain community, will partner with New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) to sponsor Blockchain Week New York City, which will run from May 11-17, showcasing New York as a rising hub for blockchain jobs and innovation. Continue Reading →
On Sunday, January 22, 2018, Web MD honored Chole Fernandez (above left), Kavya Kopparapu, Lauren Singer and Mentor Donna Magid, MD, as part of a new generation of Health Heroes in New York City. Continue Reading →
Did you know that the Citizens Committee for New York City awards Neighborhood Grants of up to $3,000 to resident-led groups to work on community and school projects throughout the city? Continue Reading →
LEGO® LIVE will debut a unique blend of imagination, creativity and play for the first time in the United States with a major family event February 16-18, 2018 in New York City. Continue Reading →