Harlem’s Benjamin, Jackson And Others Pass Strongest Tenant Protections In State History

The Senate Democratic Majority today passed the Housing Stability and Tenant Protection Act of 2019, the strongest affordable housing and tenant protections legislation in state history. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Schools And Others Announce Adoption Of School Diversity Advisory Group Recommendations

Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Richard A. Carranza today announced that the City will adopt the vast majority of the preliminary recommendations made by the School Diversity Advisory Group (SDAG). Continue Reading →

Mayor Announces Expansion Of Life-Saving Speed Camera Program From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced that with the Governor’s signature of a new state law earlier this month, New York City was making extensive preparations for the dramatic expansion of its school-zone speed camera program. Continue Reading →

Boys & Girls Clubs Of Harlem Stem Center Of Innovation From Disney Is Far From Goofy

On Friday, May 10th, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harlem on 145th Street unveiled its new state-of-the-art Center of Innovation, designed to spark youth’s interest in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) and shape the leaders of tomorrow. Continue Reading →

Local Harlem-based Organization CLOTH Receives $25K Spectrum Grant

Spectrum today awarded the Community League of the Heights (CLOTH) a $25,000 grant as one of three local New York City recipients of its Spectrum Digital Education Grant program. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: Pamela North Ways Street Naming

By Rudy Collins

On Saturday, February 23rd, 2019, City Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, State Senator Robert Jackson, family, and the community gathered at 162nd St. and Edgecomb Avenue. Continue Reading →