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Does United Airlines Have A Secret Racist Group? A Lawsuit By Black Pilots Claims So
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Does United Airlines Have A Secret Racist Group? A Lawsuit By Black Pilots Claims So

Black pilots over at United Airlines are not just unhappy with the airline, they feel their airline needs to be investigated for discriminatory practices. A group of African-American United Airlines pilots are currently involved in a major lawsuit over claims of discrimination at the airline. The plaintiffs are also  asking Congress and the U.S. Department […]

Disrupt Harlem 2016: The Harlem Business Innovation Summit & $1000 PitchTank Competition
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Disrupt Harlem 2016: The Harlem Business Innovation Summit & $1000 PitchTank Competition

The Harlem Business Alliance (HBA) leadership, HBA members, elected officials, lenders and entrepreneurs will gather together at the Harlem Hospital Mural Pavilion on Tuesday, September 27, for Disrupt Harlem 2016. Sponsored by Columbia University, Verizon, Creative Workspace and Woori Bank. Disrupt Harlem 2016 will take place between 5:30 and 9:30 pm. An evening of insights […]

Health Dept Releases New Data on Suicides in NYC From 2000 to 2014
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Health Dept Releases New Data on Suicides in NYC From 2000 to 2014

  The Health Department has released an Epi Data Brief entitled, “Suicides in New York City, 2000 to 2014.” The most recent data show there have been more deaths in New York City from suicides than from either motor vehicle accidents or homicides, and that suicide rates have risen between 2000 and 2014. In 2014, 565 […]

The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents "Fit for a Queen"
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The Classical Theatre of Harlem presents “Fit for a Queen”

The Classical Theatre of Harlem (Ty Jones, Producing Artistic Director; David Roberts, Managing Director) presents the world premiere of Fit for a Queen, a comedy inspired by the life of Hatshepsut, a woman who ruled as a pharaoh in ancient Egypt. Hatshepsut’s female lover helps her usurp the throne, only to find herself at odds […]

New York Jets Quarterback Geno Smith Continues 7 Sunday Heroes
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New York Jets Quarterback Geno Smith Continues 7 Sunday Heroes

On Sunday, September 11, New York Jets quarterback Geno Smith commenced his 2nd annual 7 Sunday Heroes program to kick off the 2016-17 Jets’ season. The series of unique game day experiences organized by Smith brings inspirational individuals from Tuesday’s Children and other impactful organizations to Jets’ home games throughout the regular season. For each […]

York Hosts Golden Anniversary Executive Leadership Breakfast
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York Hosts Golden Anniversary Executive Leadership Breakfast

On Friday, September 16, York College will host its next Executive Leadership Breakfast, which will focus on the founding and survival of the college during the fiscal crisis of the 1970s. The fiftieth anniversary panel discussion, to be moderated by History Professor Robert Parmet, will feature three speakers with intimate knowledge of the college’s history: […]

Restaurant Machiavelli Celebrates its 5th Anniversary
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Restaurant Machiavelli Celebrates its 5th Anniversary

Machiavelli is a restaurant that transports you from the bustling streets of New York City to Florence, Italy. It is a vision of owner Nathalie De La Fontaine, whose passion and inspiration derive from the extensive time she spent immersing herself in Northern Italy throughout the years, and her combined experience as manager and owner […]

NBPC's 360 Incubator and Fund selects 7 for year two of competition
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NBPC’s 360 Incubator and Fund selects 7 for year two of competition

The nation’s only nonprofit dedicated solely to media content about the Black experience has selected seven producing teams for its 360 Incubator and Fund where competitors can score up to $150,000 in development funds for their TV and web pilots or interactive/transmedia project. The Harlem-based National Black Programming Consortium (NBPC) has launched season two of […]

Con Edison Reports Record Power Demand
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Con Edison Reports Record Power Demand

Con Edison customers set a record for power consumption during the year’s two hottest months, using 13.29 million megawatt hours to run their homes and businesses in July and August. The previous record for usage in a two-month period was 13.26 million megawatt hours set in July and August of 2010. “We use technology and […]

"Valuing Black Lives Summit 2016" Being Held in Washington DC This September
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“Valuing Black Lives Summit 2016” Being Held in Washington DC This September

Continuing attacks on black people have sparked outrage, protest and unrest in communities of color throughout the country and around the world. To address the root causes of these attacks, activists from across the African Diaspora will convene in Washington, D.C., on September 15th and 16th for Valuing Black Lives 2016: The Second Annual Global […]

New Report Shows Significant Decline in Impact of Second-Hand Smoke Amongst Non-Smoking Adults
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New Report Shows Significant Decline in Impact of Second-Hand Smoke Amongst Non-Smoking Adults

The Health Department and the City University of New York School of Public Health have published a study that highlights a 35 percent decline in secondhand exposure among adult nonsmokers from 2004 to 2014 (56.7 percent to 37.1 percent). The study, which used the New York City Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, found a decrease […]