As a kid growing up in Washington Heights, before the Internet, my library card was my passport to a world beyond my neighborhood. The local library on 179th street was my gateway to destinations all over the globe as well as a convenient time machine...Read More »
Monday, May 25, 2015: The New York City Department of Sanitation (DSNY) announced today that in observance of Memorial Day, there will be no garbage, recycling or organics collection, or street cleaning on Monday, May 25, 2015.Read More »
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 »