It has taken years for Hollywood to open up to diversity as it applies to color, it’s taken even longer for Hollywood to understand the diversity related to disability.
Be prepared! To address the uncertainty and fear in our immigrant communities unleashed by the Trump Administration’s immigration policy changes, the New York City Council has taken additional steps to Continue Reading →
Keep your sweaters and coats in storage. The mercury rose to a record-high 91 degrees in Central Park on Sunday, close to 20 degrees above the normal high in the Continue Reading →
The American Cancer Society Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walks raise awareness and funds to save lives from breast cancer.
New York’s real estate market is changing rapidly. Much of the city was recently (or is poised to be) re-zoned and development is creating entirely new neighborhoods such as Hudson Yards.
By Bill de Blasio I am writing not just as your Mayor, but as a parent, because every child needs the strongest possible start in life our city can give Continue Reading →
The New York City Emergency Management Department today urged New Yorkers to prepare for potential impacts of.
As part of the 2017 Mayor’s Management Report (MMR), the Health Department today published new data showing a continued decrease in the percentage of uninsured adult New Yorkers – from Continue Reading →
New York Yimby reports that Technology and urbanity have a long and tempestuous relationship, with the former’s advancement over the past century having had an occasionally deleterious effect on the Continue Reading →
The Health Department’s Center for Health Equity launched a new campaign “Breastfeeding Friendly Communities” to raise awareness about a mother’s right to breastfeed in public whenever and wherever she chooses.
Last week, First Lady Chirlane McCray, along with Deputy Mayor Richard Buery and Acting Commissioner Bitta Mostofi of the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, held a “Dreamer Dinner” at Gracie Continue Reading →
By Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña Like many New Yorkers, I was the first in my family to go to college.
Today, Mayor de Blasio and, Senior Advisor to the Mayor and Director of the Office of Strategic Partnerships, announced a four-year $250,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Education to Continue Reading →
Mayor Bill de Blasio, Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito (above middle) and DCA Commissioner today announced the City‘s victory in the legal battle to license and regulate the car wash industry.
New York African Restaurant Week (NYARW) will kick off its fifth annual celebration of African cuisine and culture on October 1-22, 2017.