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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...

Attorney General Letitia James announced that New York City received $1.6 million in affordable housing grants for the second round of the “Community Land Trusts Capacity Building...

WBAI staffers, supporters, and activists strategize. Mimi Rosenberg has the floor. 
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On Thursday, October 24th, the Trustees of the New York Theological Seminary (NYTS) will host the inauguration of Reverend Dr. Lakeesha Walrond, at Riverside Church in New York....

 

The struggle for WBAI continues and Black Star News has learned that a New York State Supreme...

An accurate 2020 Census count will decide whether New York gets it fair share of federal dollars--and seats in Congress.

Mayor Bill de...

Attorney General Letitia James today announced that 82 rent stabilized tenants will each receive a $6,500 rent credit, totaling more than half a million...

On Thursday, September 26, 2019, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. spoke out against domestic violence during the annual Gladys Ricart & Victims of Domestic Violence Memorial Walk...

NYC’s restaurant community is rallying around City Harvest—New York's largest food rescue organization—to help its 2019 NYC Marathon team raise $250,000—enough to help feed 1 million New...

2020 Democratic candidate Michael Hiller is accusing Rep. Clarke of taking corporate money to the detriment of the interests of her Brooklyn constituents.

Michael Hiller’s...

Activist Shaun King and hip-hop artist and activist Talib Kweli will be keynote speakers at the Fourteenth Annual CUNY Black Male Initiative Conference—Restorative Justice: We are All...

The New York City Council on Wednesday will vote on a package of public safety bills, including legislation to ban the possession of unfinished frames or receivers used to create so-called...

Bronx Borough President Diaz honors Jairo Torres and Antonyo Love who saved 5-year-old girl from being killed by an oncoming train.

Today...

Building Skills New York is helping local underserved residents gain employment in construction field--including through training...

AG Letitia James is going after online "Ghost Gun" sellers who target New York to sell their deadly wares.

New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced that she...

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