$120 Billion Available For District Small Businesses And Non-Profits, Says Harlem’s Espaillat

Today, Representative Adriano Espaillat announced the release of Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) information to New York’s 13th congressional district by the Small Business Administration and U.S. Treasury Department. Continue Reading →

“Let Us All Take a Stand,” The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum Of Art & Storytelling In Harlem

Broadway Housing Communities (BHC) is a community-based nonprofit that pioneers high-impact approaches to the challenges of inequality and homelessness in the underserved New York City neighborhoods of West Harlem and Washington Heights. Continue Reading →

The COVID Crisis: The City And The State Need To Work Alongside Latino Institutions To Help Communities Most Impacted

Uptown council member Ydanis Rodriguez states: “This week, New York State has initiated the reopening process in counties that have shown significant progress in the fight against COVID-19. Continue Reading →

A True Harlem Story, Catharine McGown And The Lost McGown’s Pass Tavern 1759-1917

On Wecksquaesgeek Indians’ land, nearly a century before the idea of a Central Park was sparked, Catharine McGown purchased the old stone tavern and ten acres of land in Harlem in the mid-1700s.

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Uptown Council Member Rodriguez Calls To Connect Riders With Other Modes Of Transportation

Today, May 5th, 2020, Council Member Ydanis Rodriguez, Chairman of the Transportation Committee held a press conference at the 161st Street-Yankee Stadium trains station to address the MTA newly proposed night closures for subway cleaning operation. Continue Reading →

The COVID-19 Crisis: Uptowns Rodriguez And Constantinides Resolution Supports NYS Bill To Cancel Rent

Council Members Ydanis Rodriguez (pictured) and Costa Constantinides today announced a resolution in support of the State bill to Cancel Rent. Continue Reading →