Brewer Statement On White House Rescinding Guidance That Protected Transgender Students

Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer issued the following statement in reaction to the White House’s decision to rescind federal guidelines protecting transgender students’ rights in schools across the country. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep Adriano Espaillat Hosts Black History Month Celebration In Harlem

On Friday, February 24, 2017, Congressman Adriano Espaillat will hold a Black History Month Celebration starting at 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Adam Clayton Powell State Office Building located at 163 West 125th Street, 2nd Floor Art Gallery. Continue Reading →

Harlem Rep. Adriano Espaillat On Today’s CNN ‘New Day’

Sharing video from today’s segment, Congressman Adriano Espaillat shares his personal story with CNN “New Day” co-anchor Alisyn Camerota and discusses President Trump’s anti-immigration policies and the impact to the immigrant community.   Continue Reading →

Uptown Electeds Propose Solutions For “Most Congested Road In America”

Following the announcement that the Cross Bronx Expressway is the most congested roadway in America, NYC Council Transportation Chair Ydanis Rodriguez and NYS Assembly Woman Carmen De La Rosa proposed solutions to ease traffic and the harmful emissions that cause asthma in surrounding communities. Continue Reading →

Harlem Speaker Mark-Viverito Comments Regarding Immigration Enforcement

A statement by speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito regarding the Department of Homeland Security’s Immigration Enforcement Memos: Continue Reading →

Stringer And $11 Trillion Global Investors Speak Out Against Texas “Bathroom Bill”

Tomorrow, Tuesday, February 21st, 2017, NYC Comptroller Scott M. Stringer and Trillium Asset Management CEO Matthew Patsky will hold a conference call regarding Texas Senate Bill 6, with repercussions from Harlem to Hollywood. Continue Reading →

Get Your Ticket For The Free Summer Camp Lottery 2017

We are pleased to announce that applications are open for 12 scholarships to the Little Lions Camp at Columbia University. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio Today Signs Legislation Increasing Percent For Art Program Funding

Mayor de Blasio today signed 12 pieces of legislation on which he previously held a hearing – Intros. 1290-A, 1295-A, 1296-A and 1297-A, in relation to the Percent for Art program… Continue Reading →

Harlem’s Moby Claims He Has The Intel On Trump/Russia Gate

Moby tweeted out a message on Tuesday: “It’s not inconceivable that @realdonaldtrump will resign.” Continue Reading →

Harlem Congressman Espaillat Statement On DREAMER Arrest And ICE Raids

Today, U.S. Congressman Adriano Espaillat released the following statement regarding last night’s DREAMER arrest and ongoing targeted raids conducted by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Continue Reading →