City Scales Up Homemade Testing Capacity And Antibody Tests First Responders

Mayor de Blasio announced today that the first “Made in NYC” test kits are now in use at NYC Health + Hospital community testing sites citywide. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Mayor de Blasio Announces New Partnership To Manufacture 400,000 Hospital Gowns

As NYC’s health care heroes fight COVID-19 despite a shortage of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE), Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced a public-private partnership with the White House and others. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: Mayor de Blasio Announces New Line Of Bridge Ventilators For NYC Hopitals

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a breakthrough in the fight against COVID-19, with a City-convened effort producing a new line of bridge ventilators to support local hospitals and health care workers from Harlem to Hollis.  Continue Reading →

“Home To Harlem” Ruby Dee, Ossie Davis And More Archives Now Available To Public

The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture is pleased to announce the latest milestones in its ongoing “Home to Harlem” initiative.

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NYCEDC And Harlem’s Columbia Technology Ventures Launch Network Initiative For Local Cyber Startups

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Harlem’s Columbia Technology Ventures today announced the launch of Inventors to Founders (I2F). Continue Reading →

Architect Nicole Hollant-Denis Renovates East Harlem’s LaPlacita Site Of Harlem Night Market

Acclaimed African American architect Nicole Hollant-Denis, founder and principal of Aaris Design Studios, redesigned the popular outdoor space La Placita at La Marqueta in East Harlem, located at East 115th Street and Park Avenue, just in time for the holiday’s weekly Harlem Night Market. Continue Reading →