UWVC Delivers Valentines To Harlem And NYC Veterans

369th harlem hellfightersLocal veterans and volunteers from the United War Veterans Council (UWVC) – producers of the annual NYC Veterans Day Parade – were in for a sweet treat this morning as students from the Richard H. Hungerford School on Staten Island contributed handmade cards and gifts to the UWVC’s annual Valentine’s Day Caravan. Continue Reading →

Souleo: Two Art Projects Aim to Rebuild Community

Guests at Bronx Museum of the Arts spring gala_Courtesy of the Bronx Museum of the ArtsBy Souleo

Can art serve as a catalyst for revitalizing neighborhoods?

It’s a question being explored by two unique art projects: “Back in the Bronx,” a new campaign launched by the Bronx Museum of the Arts and Out to See, an art and music event focused on bringing attention to the South Street Seaport area post-Hurricane Sandy. Continue Reading →