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 →

Hey Harlem, Do You Love Your Block?

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Love Your Block is a special partnership between Citizens Committee for New York City and NYC Service that provides a unique opportunity for city residents to transform and beautify their neighborhoods.   Continue Reading →