Mayor de Blasio Releases November Financial Plan Update For Fiscal Year 2018

Today, Mayor Bill de Blasio released New York City’s November Financial Plan Update for Fiscal Year 2018 (FY18) and an updated four-year financial plan. Continue Reading →

Seitu’s World: The New York City Marathon 2017 In Harlem (Photographs)

Photographs by Seitu Oronde

On Tuesday, November 7, 2017, the Harlem section of the NYC Marathon 2017, was supported by the Harlemite from around the uptown and of course, Seitu Oronde was there to shoot it. Continue Reading →

NYC Commission On Human Rights Charges Against Businesses From Harlem To Hollywood

The NYC Commission on Human Rights announced charges today against 12 local and national businesses for violating the Fair Chance Act. Continue Reading →

Sign The Petition To Increase Micro-Purchases For M/WBE’s From $20,000 To $150,000

The New York Women’s Chamber of Commerce, and members of the M/WBE Community are asking YOU to sign this petition to which urges Governor Andrew Cuomo to sign Senate Bill S. 6513-B, which is currently on his desk, into law. Continue Reading →

Enjoy The Luxury Of Breakfast At Tiffany’s (Updated)

From the Hotel “the Waldorf of Harlem” Theresa to the infamous Claremont Inn, home of Lord Viscount Courtenay in the 1800’s, Harlem has a long history of enjoying luxury.
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Hey Harlem, The Brick-Tacular LEGO LIVE NYC Is Coming

LEGO® LIVE will debut a unique blend of imagination, creativity and play for the first time in the United States with a major family event February 16-18, 2018 in New York City. Continue Reading →

Astronaut And Korean War Vet Buzz Aldrin To Lead 2017 NYC Veterans Day Parade

Astronaut Buzz Aldrin, a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War, will be the Grand Marshal for the 2017 New York City Veterans Day Parade — the largest commemoration of service in the nation — marching up Fifth Avenue Saturday, November 11, 2017,starting 11:00 a.m. at Madison Square Park (26th Street & Fifth Avenue), NY. Continue Reading →

Notice Of Public Hearing And Opportunity To Comment On Proposed Rule

Pursuant to Section 1301 of the New York City Charter, the NYC Department of Small Business Services is proposing to continue a program that provides grants to companies that provide school bus transportation.

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Joint Statement From Tom Finkelpearl And Darren Walker On City Art, Monuments And Markers

Joint statement from Tom Finkelpearl and Darren Walker co-chairs of Bill de Blasio’s Mayorial Advisory Commission on City Art, Monuments and Markers from Harlem to Hollis, New York: Continue Reading →

Harlem And Other Businesses Get Hate Mail Featuring Swastika, ‘Make America Great Again’ message

The Daily News reports that an anonymous hate mail filled with slurs and emblazoned with an oversized swastika was mailed to nine city businesses, prompting an NYPD investigation, police said Wednesday. Continue Reading →

Exclusive: WEtv Hosted A Screening For Final Season Of “Mary Mary,” In NYC

On Tuesday, September 26th, 2017, WEtv kicked off the Fall season with an exclusive screening of the final season premiere of hit reality show, “Mary Mary,” at The Cutting Room in New York City. Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Marcus Samuelsson Heads To Newark With Wide-Reaching American Restaurant

Eater reports that Manhattanites are starting to make the trek to Jersey City for excellent dining options thanks to glowing reviews like this one, ample parking and lower prices. Continue Reading →

DCA’s Lorelei Salas Announces “Reports On The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City”

The Department of Consumer Affairs (DCA) Commissioner Lorelei Salas today announced the release of a report by its Office of Labor Policy & Standards (OLPS) titled “The State of Workers’ Rights in New York City,” which details emerging gaps in labor protections and offers policy solutions to these growing concerns. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Releases Mayor’s Management Report For Fiscal 2017

The de Blasio administration today released the Mayor’s Management Report  for fiscal year 2017, an analysis of City agencies’ performance from July 1, 2016 to June 30, 2017. Continue Reading →

11-Year-Old Makes History At Harlem Front Row During NY Fashion Week 2017

CBS news reports that at just 11 years old, budding fashion designer Kheris Rogers took the fashion world by storm this past Sunday after unveiling her Flexin’ In My Complexion clothing line at the Museum of the City of New York with two different shows during New York Fashion Week. Continue Reading →