Mayor de Blasio And NYC Comptroller Stringer Announce New Executive Director Of FISA And OPA

Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC Comptroller Scott Stringer today announced the appointment of Neil Matthew as Executive Director of the city’s Financial Services Information Agency (FISA) and Office of Payroll Administration (OPA). Continue Reading →

NYSNA Announces “Healthcare Justice For All” With Uptown Rep Mark Levine And Others

Funding as contract negotiations with New York City public hospitals begins this month. Continue Reading →

Report: Marijuana Could Be A $3.1B Business And End “Disproportionate Impact”

Marijuana could be New York’s next cash crop. Continue Reading →

Comptroller Stringer Launches 2018 MWBE University

Today Comptroller Scott Stringer announced a 2018 initiative to help minority and women-owned business enterprises – known as M/WBEs – gain access to City contracts. Continue Reading →

Politicians Celebrate Al Sharpton’s Birthday During Harlem rally

Rev. Al Sharpton’s weekly rally at his National Action Network headquarters in Harlem had a jovial air as the civil rights activist celebrated his 63rd birthday. Continue Reading →

Hurricane Maria Relief: How Harlemites Can Help Puerto Rico And Other Disaster Victims

NY Curbed reports that Puerto Rico is facing a humanitarian crisis after Hurricane Maria ripped through the island last week. Continue Reading →

30% Of The Black-Owned Businesses In NY Disappeared

New York’s fast-gentrifying neighborhoods have contributed to an economic boom in the city over the last 15 years, with the number of new storefronts and companies increasing by 45%. Continue Reading →

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