NYC Hits Record Low Unemployment, Grows Wages and Jobs From Harlem To Hollis

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) today announced key signals that New York City’s economy is thriving, hitting a record low unemployment rate of 4.2%, the lowest since 1976, which is the earliest available data from the New York State Department of Labor (NYSDOL).   Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Apply For Pre-K For All From Harlem To Hollis

By Josh Wallack, Deputy Schools Chancellor

When it comes to a child’s education, starting early makes a huge difference. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Releases Annual Vision Zero Year Four Report From Harlem To Hollis

Mayor Bill de Blasio today announced the release of the City’s Vision Zero Year Four Report, a comprehensive review of the first four years of the groundbreaking safety initiative. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And NYC & Company Announce Record Tourism Numbers For 2017

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio and NYC & Company—New York City’s official destination marketing organization— announced that 2017 was the eighth consecutive year of record-breaking tourism. Continue Reading →

NYC Ferry Ramping Up Hiring Ahead of New Route Launches From Harlem To Hollis

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and NYC Ferry operated by Hornblower, today announced that hiring for the summer 2018 season is full steam ahead. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Kicks Off Summer In The City Registration From Harlem To Hollis

Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced that the registration period for this year’s Summer in the City (SITC) – which provides free, full-day summer programming for students in grades 2-12 – is now open. Continue Reading →

New York City Agencies Prepare For Major Winter Storm From Harlem To Hollis

The New York City Department of Sanitation is in “here we go again” mode for the city’s fourth major storm this month. Continue Reading →

Bouchon Bakery & Cafe’s Croque Madame (And How You Can Make It) From Harlem To Hollis

From Harlem to Harare, the Croque Madame, a French café staple, is the ideal quick, savory lunch, and some even say it is the perfect hangover cure. Continue Reading →

Department Of Consumer Affairs Reminds Eligible New Yorkers On Vita Awareness Day To File Their Taxes For Free

Today, on Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Awareness Day, Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas reminds New Yorkers that there is just a little over a month left to file taxes before the April 17, 2018, deadline. Continue Reading →

NYC Emergency Management Issues Travel Advisory From Harlem To Hollis

The New York City Emergency Management Department today issued a travel advisory for Tuesday, March 13, 2018. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio On First-Of-Its Kind Crowdfunding Program For NYC Women Start Ups

On International Women’s Day, Mayor Bill de Blasio, Deputy Mayor Alicia Glen, New York City Department of Small Business Services Commissioner Gregg Bishop and Council Member Helen Rosenthal announced that over $280,000 in zero-interest loans has been pledged to women entrepreneurs through the City’s crowdfunding partnership with Kiva. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Appoints Ariel Palitz As The First Ever Queen Of NYC Nightlife From Harlem To Hollis

Today, Mayor de Blasio announced that Ariel Palitz, a lifelong New Yorker and nightlife professional, will be New York City’s first ever Senior Executive Director of the Office of Nightlife. Continue Reading →

Get On The Job Training From Harlem To Hollis

NYC Business can help businesses train and on board eligible new employees with a grant covering up to 70% of wages for up to their first 280 hours. Continue Reading →

Get A Contract Financing Loan Fund From Harlem To Hollis

If your business is working on, or hoping to work on, a project with a City agency or the NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) as a prime or subcontractor, you may be eligible for a Contract Financing Loan. Continue Reading →

NYC Children’s Cabinet Launches Generation NYC, A Brand New Digi Platform For Youth

First Lady Chirlane McCray and Deputy Mayor for Strategic Policy Initiatives Richard Buery today launched Generation NYC, a first-of-its-kind digital platform for New Yorkers ages 13-24. Continue Reading →

Winter Storm Watch From Harlem To Hollis

The National Weather Service has issued a statement a heavy snow warning with accumulations of 4-7″ possible from February 17th, at 7PM to the 18th at 7AM, 2018. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Co-Located Schools Transformed Into Campus Communities

By NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

Students learn best when there is collaboration between teachers, school staff and families. Continue Reading →

4 Inches Of Snow Predicted From Harlem To Hollis

National Weather Service reports that a winter storm taking aim at New York City could dump up to four inches of snow Saturday night, latest forecasts predict. Continue Reading →

Lyft Supports Local Nonprofits With Community Grants From Harlem To Hollis

Lyft, the fastest growing rideshare company in the U.S., today announced a new program to support the important work of New York area non-profit organizations focused on building stronger, healthier, more equitable communities. Continue Reading →