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New York Attorney General Letitia James and New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer today announced a settlement totaling almost $3 million with the developers and landlords of a luxury...

Marion Wright Edelman, president of the Children Defense Fund, and a board member of the Robin Hood Foundation.

The Robin Hood Foundation, in collaboration with Columbia...

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Today's general election will address public policy issues while selecting a small number of office holders. New York will have...

What should Black and Brown New Yorkers expect from new NYPD Commissioner Dermot Shea?

The Rev. Sharpton, of the National Action Network, made the following comments in...

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NY Senator Zellnor Y. Myrie today called on Governor Cuomo to release state funds for the census without further delay, issuing the following statement:

“24 days after...

NY State Senator Velmanette Montgomery and NY Assemblymember Tremaine Wright will host the first of several intake events for DFS to collect deed fraud complaints on Saturday November 2nd...

Advocates for the closure of Rikers cite a newly released report as evidence that an "untenable culture of abuse exists at Rikers."

The independent Federal Court-...

The New York City Council Monday voted on disciplinary actions against Council Member Andy King.

The resolution, which calls for a 30-day suspension, a $15,000 fine and an...

This week Lehman College will launch its "Make the Bronx Count Campaign" this Wednesday.

April 1 may be more than five months away, but the Lehman College Community is...

Recently, Assemblymember Rodneyse Bichotte introduced legislation ("Jeremiah's Law") to protect minors from false reports against them.  This legislation was first proposed last...

On Wednesday, Oct. 16, Senate Majority Leader Andrea Stewart-Cousins and State Senator Shelley B. Mayer held a Town Hall in White Plains at The Thomas H. Slater Center to share the...

On October 10, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. spoke at the Sixth Annual Shadow League Awards, held at the at The Edison Ballroom, to tout the sports website’s involvement in...

This Thursday, New York City Public Advocate Jumaane D. Williams will hold a roundtable with reporters and editors from the community and ethnic media outlets to discuss his top...

Bronx Borough President Diaz Jr. is staunchly opposed to Mayor de Blasio's plan to build a jail in Mott Haven.

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. released the following...

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