The relief effort at the Sunset Park Disaster-Relief Collection Center in Brooklyn began right after the hurricanes hit.
New Yorkers rally as the country gears up to choose a successor to Ellen Johnson Sirleaf.
One of the concerns of residents is that auto workers in Jerome Avenue would be displaced.
The upgrade will feature new equipment, bathrooms, benches and greenery.
“People need English proficiency to navigate the city, to navigate civic life."
A proposal by Columbia University Medical Center and NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital to convert a street on their campus into a pedestrian plaza has yet to win approval from the local community board.
The public plaza would close off Haven Avenue to non-emergency traffic between 168th and 169th streets and would feature plantings, grassy areas and tables. At a meeting Monday of the Community Board 12 traffic and transportation committee, residents and board members said they were particularly worried about the potential loss of 17 parking spaces.
After two hours of discussion inside a packed meeting room just steps from the campus, the
Peking Opera is an especially demanding art form; many professional artists started their careers as early as toddlers.
The Coalition to Defend Corona (CDC) performs weekly cleanups and hosts meetings for local organizers.
The Filipino community in Queens must get busy helping would-be recipients of the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program to register, and they must spread the word about immigrant rights—going door to door if they have to.
This was among the advice Filipino action groups gave during a town hall meeting last Sunday afternoon at Woodside's Sisa Pakari community center to discuss the Trump administration's decision to eliminate Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA), what that decision means for the Filipino community in Queens and practical steps to take now and in the future.
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Hundreds march down Madison Avenue for the 32nd Annual Muslim Day Parade.
Pushback on the development has been ongoing since Target announced its expansion of a small-format store in the community.
As murder rates have dropped around the city, domestic violence homicide rates have not seen the same decline.
Amanda Morales has been living in Holyrood Episcopal Church's library since mid-August.
Protesters wanted to extend the Temporary Protective Status of immigrants.
A $20 million investment to improve crumbling medians on Kings Highway. A blitz to paint over graffiti along Sheepshead Bay Road, Coney Island Avenue, and Avenue Z. A plan to find new locations for noisy party boats.