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The Rap Community Reacts to Tsu Surf Being Shot

The Rap Community Reacts To Tsu Surf Being Shot

Thoughts and prayers go out to Tsu Surf right now. In case you missed it, the rapper was shot multiple times in Newark, New Jersey. Fortunately, he was rushed to the hospital where he is believed to be in stable condition. As one of the most respected competitors in the industry, there has been a large […]

#ForTheLoveOfFlint: Join Justice League NYC In Raising Awareness And Attention

Following Justice League NYC being honored with the NAACP Chairman’s Award for their social justice work, particularly relating to Flint, the hard work continues. While accepting the award, leaders Tamika Mallory and Carmen Perez had the word “FLINT” written on their arms, showcasing their tireless effort to help raise awareness, attention and vital resources. The […]

Pharrell’s Latest Project Is A Charitable One In Detroit

While 2015 has proven to be quite a productive year for Pharrell Williams, the multi-talented mogul still manages to fit charitable acts into his schedule. His latest focus will be on helping developing housing in Detroit. As reported, Williams will be partnering with Alexander Gorlin, notorious for his innovation within his design and use of […]

AG Schneiderman Weekly Newsletter (Sept. 14-18)

THIS WEEK IN THE NEWS September 14 to September 18, 2015 TOP HEADLINES Laying Out A Vision For The New Tech Economy This week, the Attorney General spoke at a forum sponsored by NY Tech Meetup on the intersection between tech and government. In his remarks, the Attorney General outlined his vision of “responsible disruption,” […]

AG Schneiderman Weekly Newsletter (Sept. 7-11)

THIS WEEK IN THE NEWS September 7 to September 11, 2015 TOP HEADLINES Stopping Unlicensed Immigration Providers The Attorney General has shut down Entertainment Visa Consultant Company (EVC), resolving allegations that the company and its owner were providing unauthorized immigration-related services. EVC processed hundreds of temporary work visas for foreign entertainers, submitting these applications to […]

Hood Health 101: Mic Check 1, 2, 1, 2! Check In On Your Community Too!

This edition of Hood Health deals with the collective issue of keeping everybody in the cipher healthy in all facets The infamous microphone check in Hip Hop is used to make sure that all sound systems are a go so that not one word of the upcoming delivery is wasted. In many worldwide Original communities […]

Council Member Rosenthal And Yankees Manager Joe Girardi Team Up To End Hunger

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Wednesday, August 5, 2015 Contact: Brenda Beltram, American Dairy Association: (office) 973/857-1049 or 315/491-3318 (mobile) ***MEDIA ALERT*** ***PHOTO OPPORTUNITY***NEW YORK YANKEES MANAGER JOE GIRARDI & CITY COUNCIL MEMBERS HELEN ROSENTHAL & MARK LEVINE TEAM UP TO END HUNGER IN NYC  WHO: New York Yankees Manager Joe Girardi City Council Members Helen Rosenthal […]

News From Council Member Helen Rosenthal (July 17)

Advertisement Dear Neighbors,   District News   On Monday the M86 crosstown bus got an upgrade; it now has Select Bus Service and will be up to 20% faster! The bus still costs the same and has all of the same stops, but now you pay while you wait for the bus to arrive using the […]

Mangano And Acting Da Singas Step Up The Fight On Heroin

Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano, Acting DA Madeline Singas And The Heroin Prevention Task Force, Chaired By ADA Feichter, Continue  To Fight The War On Substance Abuse With Great Results A New Youth Committee Has Been Created To Improve Communications Between The Youth And Young Adult Population In An Effort To Reduce Drug Abuse And […]

NYCHA And Hip-Hop Summit Youth Council Celebrate Family Day With Moynihan Report

As NYCHA Celebrates “Family Day” Let’s Look At The 50 Year Anniversary of the Historic Moynihan Report On Black and Poor Families Through the Support of the 7 E’S 4 Power Tour and Family Day Events in NYCHA Developments We Can Start The Process of Strengthening The Family Structure in Black, Latino and Poor Communities So […]

President Obama Recognizes Hip-Hop Against Gun And Gang Violence Week With An Inspirational Message As We Also Celebrate Gun Violence Awareness Month

The Hip-Hop Against Gun & Gang Violence Project And The Hip-Hop Summit Youth Council Will Be Working With The White House, The My Brother’s Keeper Alliance, Power 105.1, the Source Magazine, metroPCS, “The Shark” Daymond John, The NY Code + Design Academy, NYS Governor Cuomo, NYC Mayor de Blasio, the NYS Senate and Assembly, the […]