HW Pick: Beyond the Rage: Strengthening Police-Community Relations

police-choke-hold-manAngry protests of the grand jury “no bill” in a police chokehold death on Staten Island; officers turning their backs in protest against Mayor de Blasio at the funerals of two officers gunned down in Brooklyn; the mayor’s first year in office ended with emotions high and good will in short supply in the vital area of public safety and police-community relations. Continue Reading →

Ali Forney Center for LGBT Youth Opens In Harlem

image008As part of a multi-year effort to provide New Yorkers with free access to state-of-the-art computer and technology centers, Time Warner Cable will officially open one of its Learning Labs at Ali Forney Center in Harlem on April 24 at 2 p.m. Continue Reading →

No power or water in Harlem? Head to New York Sports Club

No power or water?

New York Sports Club announced today that it’s opening its doors free of charge to anyone who needs to shower, charge their cell phone, or blow off steam with a stress-relieving run on the treadmill. (We recommend all three.) Continue Reading →