The 2019 Tribeca Film Festival Set To Open With World Premiere Of HBO’S New Doc The Apollo

The Tribeca Film Festival, presented by AT&T, will open its 18th edition with the world premiere of director Roger Ross Williams and HBO’s new documentary film The Apollo. Continue Reading →

Judge Considers Blocking ‘Closed’ CVS-Aetna Merger

CVS (who has a number so stores in Harlem) and Aetna, who announced last week they had closed on their merger agreement, may have overlooked one legal point, Consumer Affairs reports. Continue Reading →

AT&T Study Finds Device Use Is Increasing With Children As Young As 3 From Harlem To Hollis

AT&T today launched a first of its kind online safety pilot program in greater New York City after a new study found children and teens are spending more time than ever online and on their mobile devices.

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Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat Seeks Rejection Of AT&T And Time Warner Merger

Rep. Adriano Espaillat, released the following statement in response to the proposed merger between AT&T and Time Warner. Continue Reading →

Most Harlem Subway Stations Will Have Cell Phone Service, Wi-Fi By Monday

The MTA is dialing in, a full two years ahead of schedule. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Thursday that cell phone service and Wi-Fi will be available across nearly all underground stations by Monday in response to his directive at the beginning of 2016 to accelerate the project. Continue Reading →

Cyberbullying Rising In Black Communities From Harlem To Hollis

Cyberbullying Rising In Black CommunitiesAs middle and high school students spend more time online than ever before, a survey of area teenagers and parents from Harlem to Hollis Queens finds cyberbullying is a prevalent issue that touches a vast majority of area children. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: 2nd Annual All Star Code Summer Benefit

Maurice DuBois, Christina Lewis Halpern and Valentino D. Carlotti

Maurice DuBois, Christina Lewis Halpern and Valentino D. Carlotti

By Udo Salters

The 2nd Annual All Star Code (ASC) Benefit took place on July 25th in the Hamptons. All Star Code is a non-profit organization founded in 2013 by Christina Lewis Halpern, a 2014 Echoing Green Fellowship Finalist, a 2014 White House STEM Access Champion of Change, and daughter of Reginald and Loida Lewis.

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