Harlem’s Ydanis Rodriguez Responds To Gov Cuomo Announcements on MTA

Following the announcement by NY Governor Andrew Cuomo and MTA Chair Joe Lhota that $1 billion in emergency funding from New York State, Council Transportation Chair Ydanis Rodriguez issued the following statement:

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New York State: Tomorrow Starts Today From Harlem To The Hudson (Video)

See why more businesses than ever are moving to and growing their businesses in New York State from Harlem to the Hudson River. Continue Reading →

It’s Time To Legalize New York, From Harlem To The Hudson (Updated)

The Cannabis Cultural Association is proud to support and be a part of this historic campaign. We all need to work together to change our laws in New York State. Continue Reading →

Celebrate NY State’s 240th Birthday In Harlem (Update)

New York History blog reports that on April 22nd, 2017 at noon, New York State will be 240 years old. It was on that date back in 1777 that New York’s Constitution was signed in Kingston, New York. Continue Reading →

Free Tuition For Harlem NY Public University Students Under Proposed Scholarship Plan

Nearly one million students from middle- and working-class families attending public colleges and universities from Harlem to Hollis in New York state would no longer pay tuition, if an unprecedented scholarship plan proposed Tuesday morning by Gov. Andrew Cuomo makes it through the state legislature. Continue Reading →

Governor Cuomo For New Legislation To End The AIDS Epidemic In New York State

Andrew_Cuomo_by_Pat_Arnow_croppedOn Sunday, Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced new legislation critical to ending the AIDS epidemic in New York State. Continue Reading →

Voting Rights Leadership Summit In New York State

drmartinlthur king street sign in harlemA broad coalition of voting rights advocates is launching a campaign to promote federal and state voting rights protections for people of color and working families from Harlem to the Hudson. Continue Reading →

New ‘Path Through History’ Website Launched

Andrew-Cuomo-Path-Through-historyNew York History blog reports that an announcement sent to the media says that Governor Andrew Cuomo has introduced a new Path Through History website in celebration of New York State History Month. Continue Reading →

“Leonard Harper Way” Unveiling In Harlem (video)

Arthur in harlemOn Saturday, October 10, 2015 “Leonard Harper Way” was unveiled on 132nd street and Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd., in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Mayor de Blasio And Chancellor Fariña Announce Improved Exams

Bill_de_Blasio_11-2-2013Mayor Bill de Blasio and Schools Chancellor Carmen Fariña today announced that students have continued to improve in the third year of the Common Core-aligned State English and math exams in school from Harlem to Hollis, Queens. Continue Reading →

New Grants Will Deepen Harlem United’s Reach And Help To End AIDS

Jacquelyn KilmerHarlem United Community AIDS Center has been awarded three new grant awards, which will total approximately $4 million over five years, for preventive and health care services in Harlem. Continue Reading →