Fri, Mar 6, 2015, 3:58am
Longstanding community opposition to a homophobic sign at a church on 123rd Street and Lenox Avenue may soon result in action on the issue, as city politicians and local activists become increasingly involved.
Mon, Feb 9, 2015, 3:25am
Protesters said that they hoped to use Brewer’s speech as a chance to demand that she take action against what they view as a lack of transparency and turnover on the Community Board 7 Transportation Committee.
Thu, Sep 25, 2014, 3:43am
Shelter residents and neighbors said that they have been told close to nothing by city officials nor by Aguila Inc. and Housing Solutions USA, the companies that own and operate the shelter.
Mon, May 19, 2014, 5:46pm
Class Day speaker Gale Brewer, GS ’97 and Manhattan borough president, encouraged students to remain in New York City and emphasized the important contributions GS students had on the city.
Thu, May 1, 2014, 5:06pm
Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, GS ’97, will address graduates at the School of General Studies Class Day on May 19.
Mon, Apr 21, 2014, 1:51am
A bill signed last week by Mayor Bill de Blasio will extend equal workplace protections to unpaid interns in New York City, but some intern-rights activists say that it’s only a first step towards ensuring rights for interns.
Tue, Apr 15, 2014, 1:07am
A long-controversial homeless shelter on the Upper West Side will cut its number of residents in half from 400 to 200, Comptroller Scott Stringer and Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, GS ’97, announced jointly on Monday after meeting with the Department of Homeless Services.
Tue, Apr 1, 2014, 1:52am
Thanks to the leadership of local District 7 City Council member Mark Levine, the newly reformed Jewish Caucus is gaining traction in the City Council.
Tue, Mar 25, 2014, 1:39am
West Harlem scientists, politicians, and professors are busy turning their neighborhood into a haven for biotechnology start-up companies.
Mon, Mar 24, 2014, 1:53am
The new law, which takes effect April 1, replaces a weaker form of the legislation passed by the City Council last year.