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Response to Mayor De Blasio Announcement for City Workers - Angela Palumbo
Monday, July 26, 2021 - 6:00 PM

Mayor De Blasio announces that all city workers must be vacccinated against the coronavirus or receieve weekly testing. City workers have many responses to this news.

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New Bill to End Plastic Waste
Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 6:00 PM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Environmental activist groups rallied in front of Senator Chuck Schumer’s office. They want



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Youth Homelessness Often Overlooked, Former Homeless Speak Out
Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 6:00 PM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

On any given night in New York City, there are over 45 unaccompanied youth under the age of 25



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Green New Deal in Public Schools - Angela Palumbo
Thursday, July 15, 2021 - 6:00 PM

Jamaal Bowman announced his Green New Deal for Public Schools act today, paving a way for a more green and inclusive future for Americas public schools. 

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NYCHA Starts New Recycling Initiatives in East Harlem
Thursday, July 8, 2021 - 6:00 PM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

400,000 New Yorkers reside in NYCHA's 326 public housing developments across the five boroughs,



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NYC Ticker Tape Parade: Hometown Heros - Angela Palumbo
Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 6:00 PM

NYC honored essential workers who helped New Yorkers get through the pandemic --with a parade up the Canyon of Heroes in Lower Manhattan.

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NYC Municipal Retirees Say "Donít Take Away Their Medicare
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 12:00 AM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Retired teachers, sanitation workers, hospital workers, office workers, and firefighters who spent



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Fair Chance Housing Rally at City Hall Park
Wednesday, June 23, 2021 - 6:00 PM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

A coalition of advocates, legal services, human service providers, and people who have experienced



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Juneteenth is Now a National Holiday - Angela Palumbo
Friday, June 18, 2021 - 6:00 PM

Joe Biden announced that Juneteenth will now be a national holiday.

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Mayoral Election: What is Ranked Choice Voting?
Friday, June 18, 2021 - 6:00 PM

The NYC Mayoral Primary was the first ranked choice voting election New Yorkers have ever seen. What is ranked choice voting and how will it work in this election cycle?

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Immigrant Parents Call Out DOE for Lack of Funding and Resources
Thursday, June 17, 2021 - 6:00 PM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Parents of immigrant children are calling out the Department of Education for lack of support



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AFRICAN GRAVES MATTER
Friday, June 11, 2021 - 12:00 AM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

A vacant lot in Flatbush, BK at the intersection of Bedford Avenue and Church Avenue is on top of



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Return to Sporting Events - Angela Palumbo
Wednesday, June 9, 2021 - 6:00 PM

With dropping COVID-19 cases, New York State opened up areenas for in person sporting events. After a year of lockdown, New Yorkers are finally able to cheer on their favorite teams in person,

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Cortez + Schumer Request Funds for Anti-Violence Program in Bronx
Thursday, June 3, 2021 - 6:00 PM

by Clark Adomaitis, Intern from the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism.

Chuck Schumer, Representatives Alexandria Ocasio Cortez and Jamaal