Post Tagged with: "New York City"

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Public Housing Tenants March for Better Conditions

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Enough is Enough: Thousands Gather at March For Our Lives in New York

Thousands of people marched on Upper West Side this past Saturday in a March for Our Lives. People of all ages gathered with hand-drawn signs to stand up against gun violence. Gun protesters and gun owners who attended the march agree that the second amendment is outdated and too many innocent lives have been lost to firearms.

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NYC’s Generation Z and Gun Control

Local students discuss the Parkland shooting

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Lyme Disease is spreading in NYC and the culprit may be climate change

For Enrico Bruzzese, Lyme has stolen his daughter Julia’s childhood.

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Meet Fresh brings a bit of sweet Taiwan to the Bowery

Meet Fresh has over 600 locations across the globe in locations including China, Japan, Los Angeles and now New York City.

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Chinatown residents begin a hunger strike to fight for their homes

Two weeks ago, the Department of Housing and Preservation issued a vacate order for the 75 people living at 85 Bowery.

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Pro-life and pro-choice protests escalates in New York City

Every first Saturday of a month, a group of pro-life protesters and church members of Old St. Patrick’s Cathedral head to Planned Parenthood on Mulberry St. to protest abortions. Now pro-choice activists are holding their own counter protests.

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Hudson Diner is Closing

After 23 years in the West Village, Babu Fullsink’s cash register at the Hudson Diner will go silent at the end of the month. He decided to close because he was getting older and couldn’t keep up with the physical demands of restaurant work.

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Counting the homeless

In groups of three to five people, HOPE volunteers are assigned a certain amount of blocks to canvass in one of the city’s five boroughs. They spend roughly four hours — from midnight to 4 a.m. — asking everyone they encounter if they have a place to sleep that night.

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Dreamers continue to live with uncertainty as government shutdown ends

Six years ago, Aca was an undocumented immigrant working as a busboy at the Trump SoHo Hotel. Today, he has legal status and an associates degree in commercial photography. He is working towards a bachelors in international affairs at Baruch College.