Officials Plan To Remove Thrash In Riverside Park

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…  Olmsteds plans for Morningside Park and Riverside Park combined parkways, and hilly bluffs … rustic park with … natural enclosures, and open vistas….

Council Member Mark Levine will join Manhattan Borough Commissioner William Castro, Department of Parks and Recreation; the 30th Precinct, NYPD; the Riverside Park Conservancy and members of the community to announce the successful implementation of a multi-pronged approach for dramatically reducing the waste left behind after heavy use of the park over the weekend. Continue Reading →

Photo of The Day: Harlem Honoring Maya Angelou

maya celeb in harlemA great photo by Kena Betancur of a Harlem resident holding a Flowers Bouquet as she attends a tribute for the recently departed Dr. Maya Angelou in front of Angelou’s home in Harlem on May 31, 2014 in New York City. Continue Reading →

Johnny (Manziel) Football In Harlem

Johnny (Manziel) Football In HarlemThe kids are from East Harlem, the NFL selected them, in particular, for a Play 60 event with draft prospects because of a recent gas explosion that leveled buildings throughout their neighborhood. Continue Reading →

Qoute Of The Day: Rangel, A “… Threat To Our Democracy.”

US-COURT-SCIENCE-BIOTECH-FILESIn another sharp blow to the campaign- ­finance system in effect since the 1970s, the Supreme Court on Wednesday struck down a key contribution limit in federal races — allowing big donors to cut checks to as many congressional candidates as they want. Continue Reading →

CB #10 Meeting on Transportation

community board banner_1Wednesday: The Manhattan Community Board 10 transportation committee will continue discussion of traffic calming on Morningside Avenue and Mount Morris Park West, as well as the impact of M60 Select Bus Service on the elderly and disabled. 6:30 p.m. Continue Reading →