Harlem Rep. Adrian Espaillat And Others Call On Senate To Pass Heroes Act Without Delay

Today, Rep. Adriano Espaillat (NY-13) joined Caucus Chairman Hakeem Jeffries (NY-08), Representatives Brendan Boyle (PA-02), Bonnie Watson Coleman (NJ-12) Like this article? Get our Harlem Newsletter straight to your inbox. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat And House Democrats’ Applauds HEROES Act And Greater Impact To NY State And District

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat announced support for The Heroes Act, House Democrats’ latest legislation to address the continued public health crisis. Like this article? Get our Harlem Newsletter straight to Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Espaillat And Others Call For Emergency Rental Assistance And Stabilization Action

Today, Harlem Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement in support of the bicameral Emergency Rental Assistance and Rental Market Stabilization Act of 2020. Like this article? Get our Harlem Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Legislature To Hold Two Joint Legislative Public Hearings On NY State COVID-19 Impact

Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie and Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins today announced the Legislature will soon hold two public hearings to address the impacts of COVID-19 on New York State. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: As Nurses Care For Us, Who Cares For Them? Harlem Hospital Nurses Speak Out

On Monday, April 6, 2020, socially distanced Nurses at NYC Health + Hospitals/Harlem Hospital at 506 Lenox Avenue, New York, NY held an urgent community action in front of the Continue Reading →

White-Owned Firms To Receive Over 90% Of COVID-19 Contracts As Black-Owned Firms Receive Left Overs

Sunday, March 22, 2020, the Black Business Empowerment Committee (BBE) convened an emergency press conference to address the government’s allocation of emergency and recovery spending for COVID-19 relief, specifically as Continue Reading →

New York Cares Collected 94,000+ Coats For Those Experiencing Poverty From Harlem To Hollis

Despite an unseasonably warm winter, New York Cares, New York City’s leading volunteer organization, today announced that it collected 94,960 warm winter coats. Like this article? Get our Harlem Newsletter Continue Reading →