June 17th, 2024 As the second Black mayor of New York City, I am proud to celebrate Juneteenth, a day that commemorates June 19, 1865, when every enslaved Black American was finally free. This is a day of importance not just for Black Americans, but

Collection for all Wednesday Material Begins Thursday The New York City Department of Sanitation announced that there would be no trash, curbside compost or recycling collection on Juneteenth, Wednesday, June 19, 2024. Residents who normally receive Wednesday trash, curbside compost or recycling collection should place their material at the

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Parents and their children gathered at Dr. John’s Playground, located at Gerritsen Avenue and Avenue X, on Sunday, June 16th, for the first event in a Summer Children’s Series presented by the Marine Park Alliance (MPA), known as “Just for Kids.”  The Father’s Day event 

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On Monday, June 10th, the 1st-grade students at P.S. 233 The Langston Hughes School, located at 9301 Avenue B, wrote get-well letters and donated books to patients in the Sickle Cell Pediatric Unit at Brookdale Hospital. For the past two months, students have been learning

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June 3, 2024 Last weekend, we unofficially kicked off the summer in New York City during Memorial Day weekend. Our beaches are open for the season, and our public pools will open June 27. New York City has so much to see and do that

On Friday, May 24th, Canarsien Jimmy Diele, Celebrity Spotlight Host at Star Radio and iHeartRadio, attended a Pastor Appreciation Day at the Christian Cultural Center on Flatlands Avenue. He had the pleasure of hanging out with actor, comedian and radio host Joe Piscopo, who was broadcasting