HW Pick: Early Black Landowners In New York State

Custom_House_New_York_1799-18152-300x249Nearly 400 years ago, in 1626, a ship carrying eleven slaves was unloaded in New Amsterdam by the Dutch West Indies Company. Continue Reading →

Rex Ryan Has Cleaned Out His Office

New_York_Jets_Head_Coach_Rex_Ryan_cropBlack Monday has come early to New York. According to NJ Advance Media, New York Jets head coach Rex Ryan has cleaned out his office at the team’s headquarters. Continue Reading →

Cuomo, 2014-15 NY State Budget Agreement Reached

Billy Joel Holds Press Conference At Madison Square GardenWe just received an e-mail from the office of the Governor Coumo stating that an agreement has been reached on the 2014-15 State Budget that holds spending growth below two percent for the fourth consecutive year .. Continue Reading →