Join Gale Brewer And Common Cause Forum On Verizon In Harlem

commoncause and gale brewerJoin Common Cause NY, Consumers Union and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer are hosting a Community Forum on Neighborhood Experiences with Verizon FiOs Rollout this Thursday, July 23, 2015 for all Manhattan residents to hold Verizon accountable for its obligations to New Yorkers under its 2008 franchise agreement.  Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Fort Tryon Park Trust, Living Landmarks Panel Discussion

0e39c7d0-7b93-49c9-be40-2c6735f49288Fort Tryon Park Trust presents the Living Landmarks which celebrates the nine individually landmarked New York City public parks in honor of the 50th anniversary of the City’s landmarks law. Continue Reading →

A Conversation With Arva R. Rice And Dr. Khalil G. Muhammad

ArvaPhotoJoin us for a special conversation with President and CEO of the NY Urban League’s Arva R. Rice  and Schomburg Center’s Dr. Khalil Muhammad Chief of the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture to discuss the intersection of Jacob Lawrence’s work with civil rights organizations and cultural institutions. Continue Reading →

Apollo’s Behind The Scenes: Women in Hip Hop In Harlem

By Morgan A. Grain | Photographs by Trotfilms

Audience members witnessed something similar to a music, dance and arts reunion between college gal pals—most of the panelists had previously worked or collaborated together at least once—at the Behind the Scenes: Women in Hip Hop career panel presented by the Apollo Theater Education Program. Continue Reading →

NYC Teens Learn From The Pros At One Hundred Black Men

NYC Teens Learn From The Pros At One Hundred Black MenMore than two dozen New York City teens in the Junior One Hundred/Pathways To Success Program gathered at Pace University on Saturday from 9 a.m. to 12 Noon to hear from an esteemed group of panelists. Continue Reading →