The New York City Department of Youth and Community Development (DYCD) has announced that the application deadline for the 2015 Summer Youth Employment Program (SYEP) has been extended to Friday, April 24, 2015...
Silver Alert issued 4/6/15 at 3:10 PM. The NYPD has issued a Silver Alert in regards to the disappearance of Lynne Kaduson, a 65-year-old White female from the East Harlem area of Manhattan. Ms. Kaduson was last seen 4/5 around 12:20 PM at East 39th Street and Lexington AveRead More »
The New York City Department of Sanitation is calling in emergency snow laborers to help remove snow and ice from bus stops, crosswalks, fire hydrants, and step streets throughout the City. Individuals interested in registering can do so at their local district DSNY garage.Read More »
MTA bus operators carry more than two million passengers every day over the most difficult routes in the world, constantly congested with traffic and pedestrians. The Transport Workers Union, Local 100, alone represents more than 10,000 of these operators. It would be nearly impossible to find someone living in this city for any length...Read More »
Bienvenidos! Won-Ying! Welcome to El Barrio, East Harlem! Thank you to our Majority Leader Jimmy Van Bramer! Thank you to Reverend Que English from the Bronx Christian Fellowship...Read More »
The New York City Office of Emergency Management (OEM) issued a weather advisory for light snow and cold temperatures beginning the evening of Thurs., Jan. 29th, through the Sat., Jan. 31st. “Light snow expected Thursday night through Friday morning, with dangerously frigid temperatures and life-threatening...Read More »
The New York City Department of Transportation, in conjunction with the Department of Sanitation, announced on Wed., Jan. 28th that Alternate Side Parking Regulations will be suspended Thu., Jan. 29th, Fri., Jan. 30th, and Sat., Jan. 31th to facilitate snow removal.Read More »
The National Weather Service has issued a citywide Blizzard Warning, which will be in effect from Mon., Jan. 26, at 1 p.m., until Wed., Jan. 28, at 12 a.m. The current forecast calls for 18 to 24 inches of snow, with higher amounts possible in local areas and snowfall rates of up to 2 to 4 inches per hour late Monday night into Tuesday morning.Read More »
Para varias familias locales, el sueño de una vivienda asequible se convirtió rápidamente en una pesadilla, después de que dicen que fueron estafadas por $ 2,700 dólares cada una por una mujer del Bronx que les prometió un lindo apartamento...
The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) has announced that in observance of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, there will be no garbage, recycling, or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, January 19, 2015. In addition, all Sanitation Department administrative offices will be closed...Read More »
Criando a un hijo puertorriqueño en Washington Heights, a menudo me preguntaba qué decirle sobre cómo lidiar con la policía. Aunque hoy the Heights es un área en proceso de aburguesamiento, durante los años 80...
On Sat., Dec. 27th, a funeral service was held for slain NYPD Officer Rafael Ramos, with thousands of officers, community activists and residents filling the streets to pay respects. Ramos, a Puerto Rican native who had been with the NYPD for two years, was killed in the Bedford-Read More »