The COVID Crisis: The City And The State Need To Work Alongside Latino Institutions To Help Communities Most Impacted

Uptown council member Ydanis Rodriguez states: “This week, New York State has initiated the reopening process in counties that have shown significant progress in the fight against COVID-19. Continue Reading →

Uptown Council Member Rodriguez Calls To Connect Riders With Other Modes Of Transportation

Today, May 5th, 2020, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chairman of the Transportation Committee held a press conference at the 161st Street-Yankee Stadium trains station to address the MTA newly proposed night closures for subway cleaning operation. Continue Reading →

The COVID-19 Crisis: Uptowns Rodriguez And Constantinides Resolution Supports NYS Bill To Cancel Rent

Council Members Ydanis Rodriguez (pictured) and Costa Constantinides today announced a resolution in support of the State bill to Cancel Rent. Continue Reading →

SOMOS Doctors Set The Ton With Celebrities, Culture & Health Education Uptown Music Fest

This past Saturday, November 23, 2019, at the Armory Track in Washington Heights, SOMOS hosted “Mi Salud en Mis Manos,” a music festival and health fair to raise awareness of the importance of inclusive healthcare for the Latinx community. Continue Reading →

Latinx Celeb Joins NYC Doctors To Launch New Healthy Living App And Fitness Challenge

On Saturday, October 5, 2019, SOMOS, a nonprofit, physician-led network of over 2,500 physicians serving 700,000 patients in New York City’s lower-income, immigrant-rich communities. Continue Reading →

Former Yankee Mariano Rivera And Rodriguez Visits NewYork-Presbyterian’s School-Based Health Center

Baseball Hall of Famer and former Yankee closer Mariano Rivera and council member paid a visit to NewYork-Presbyterian’s school-based health center at the George Washington Educational Complex uptown in Washington Heights on Wednesday. Continue Reading →