Tag Archives: Local. Politics/Government
Immigration measures imperiled by Senate decision
Medidas de inmigración en peligro por decisión del Senado
After months of intense negotiations in both houses of Congress, the ruling is considered a massive blow to Democratic hopes of advancing a platform that would make millions of immigrants eligible for green cards, including DACA recipients brought to the U.S. as children, TPS holders who fled violence in their homelands and scores of essential workers...
A series of violent attacks in Inwood Hill Park has prompted calls for additional security – as well as criticism that Northern Manhattan parks have not received adequate park safety resources.
Cash payments at booths have been banned since the start of the pandemic, and many riders were eager for the day when they could again replenish MetroCards with dollars in hand and the help of a station agent.
Stained-glass and guacamole?
The unlikely combination is happening at Tacos Locos Deli, located at 147 Post Avenue, where an art project highlighting the role small businesses play in creating a sense of community is being displayed.