Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer’s The COVID Crisis Update

Friends, It’s Friday, April 3, 2020.

At press time, the Johns Hopkins COVID case tracker currently shows New York City has 55,597 active cases and 1,584 deaths. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Rep. Espaillat Asks To Protect Freelance And GIG Workers Amid COVID-19 Recovery

Harlem Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement on his efforts calling on both local officials and congressional leaders to extend protections to the millions of freelance and gig workers in the American economy. Continue Reading →

Rep. Espaillat Urges Support of Immigrant Communities In Federal Response To COVID-19 Pandemic

Representative Adriano Espaillat released the following statement on his efforts calling for federal support to immigrant communities as part of the economic recovery stimulus package due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Espaillat Protect Commercial Renters In NY State During COVID-19 Outbreak

Representative Adriano Espaillat led members of the New York City congressional delegation to send a letter to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. Continue Reading →

Amid The Coronavirus Outbreak East Harlem Community Board 11 Closes District Office

A community board representing East Harlem is closing its district office and will conduct its business remotely as safety measures amid the coronavirus outbreak in New York City, the board announced this week. Continue Reading →

FreshDirect Donates Meals, Trucks And Volunteers To NY Common Pantry Due To COVID-19

FreshDirect, the Northeast’s leading online fresh food grocer, announced today it will provide much-needed assistance to NY Common Pantry.

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Teenage Suspect In Murder Of East Harlem Masters Student Arrested At Dulles Airport

A 19-year-old man who attempted to board a fight to Mexico three weeks after the shooting death of an East Harlem Masters student in New York has been arrested by Border Patrol agents at Washington Dulles International Airport in DC. Continue Reading →


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