Support El Museo And The Three Kings Day Parade 2016

9a4314fc-7326-4c34-bbd0-7474e1c030f0El Museo del Barrio is excited to participate in this year’s #GivingTuesdaya global day dedicated to giving, on Tuesday, December 1, 2015!  Continue Reading →

NYC Plans $3 Billion Homelessness From Harlem To Hollis

trash24u-7-webNew York City, in what will mark the single biggest investment of the de Blasio administration to fight homelessness, plans to create 15,000 additional units of housing that will be paired with social-service support, an initiative estimated to cost about $3 billion. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Enjoy a Round of Golf in New York with Michael R. Bloomberg

michael bloombergGet into the swing of things and sign up at Charity Buzz for an opportunity for you and a guest will have the opportunity to play golf with Michael R. Bloomberg in New York. Continue Reading →

NYC City Council Members Seeking 71% Raise

CCCADI Gala New York City Council Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito IOU_7934The New York City Council members are quietly negiotating for a massive pay raise that will bring their six-figure salaries up to a whopping $192,500 — a 71% windfall — as cops face a proposed 1% hike, and firefighters will only see a 2.5% bump this year, sources told the Daily News. The average annual salary for a New York City resident is $56,000 a year based on statistics from the Continue Reading →

WHDC’s Holiday Celebration And Toy Giveaway In Harlem

WHDC's Community Holiday Celebration and Toy Giveaway!West Harlem Development Corporation cordially invites you to our Third Annual Holiday Community Celebration and Toy Giveaway on Sunday, December 6 at 2 p.m. at Columbia University’s Miller Theatre at 2960 Broadway (at 116th Street). Continue Reading →

NYC Health Dept., Illegal Aphrodisiac Warning

warning stone in nycThe Health Department today warned New York City residents about an illegal aphrodisiac known as “stone,” which can cause serious poisonings and death. Continue Reading →

Op-Ed: Growing Bookworms From Harlem To Hollis

nyc 365 booksBy NYC Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña

In one way or another, as loved ones and guardians, we have so much to offer that can inspire our children to love reading.  Some of my most treasured memories include listening to my father’s stories about his native country Spain. Continue Reading →

Chancellor Fariña Aannounces NYC Offer Free SAT

Schools Chancellor Carmen FariñaChancellor Fariña today announced that New York City will offer the SAT exam free of charge to all students during the school day in the spring of their high school junior year, starting in the 2016-17 school year. Continue Reading →

New York City Voted Best City For Halloween

halloween at montinsWith total Halloween spending expected to reach $6.9 billion this year and more than 68 million Americans buying costumes for the holiday, the personal finance website WalletHub took a look and the results are in New York City is the Best City for Halloween. Continue Reading →

NYPD Finds Gun Used To Kill Officer In Harlem

randolph holder in harlemDivers searching the Harlem River recovered a gun “consistent” with the weapon that was used to kill a police officer during a foot chase in Harlem on Tuesday, the New York Police Department said on Sunday. Continue Reading →