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High COVID Rates in East New York Might Cause Local Schools To Remain Closed

Last week Mayor DeBlasio and Chancellor Richard Carranza closed schools citywide as the city reached the 3% threshold that was established...

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Development

Amazon Opening 2 Locations in East New York in 2021

Amazon is coming to East New York. They are taking 211,000 square feet for a delivery station set to open during the second half of 2021,...

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Politics

Eric Adams Makes His Mayoral Run Official in This Launch Video

New Yorkers who have been around for awhile knew years ago that Eric Adams was running to become New York City’s next Mayor. Adams...

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Health

The Drug Testing of Black and Hispanic Mothers Offers More Evidence of Racial Bias in NYC Healthcare

by Cheryl Smith for HealthyNYC.com In 2019, a woman of color attended a New York City Council meeting to discuss her experience of an...

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Education

VIDEO: Jaquan Carlos the Thomas Jefferson HS Point Guard Commits to College Choosing To Stay Close to Home

Watch Video Below High school basketball in New York City might be suspended, but players are still committing and getting scholarships to...

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Education

NYC Schools Preparing to Go to Full Remote Learning. Are They Ready?

Christina Veiga, Chalkbeat New York Nov 12, 6:57pm EST Amid a steady upward climb in coronavirus cases, Mayor Bill de Blasio is sticking to...

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EducationFeatures

Meet East New York’s Youngest CEO Live on VOICES of East New York with Nikki Lucas Sunday Nov 15 at 9am

This Sunday Nov 15, 2020 @9am on VOICES of East New York with Nikki Lucas, you can meet East New York’s youngest CEO, who sells his...

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EducationHealth

Three Ways to Keep Students Motivated During the Pandemic

Content Powered by RiseUp ENY Whether you are attending school remotely, attending in-person instruction, or a hybrid of both, it may be...

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Health

Is Your Child Overweight? Here’s Help

Health Content Powered by RiseUpENY Childhood obesity is an epidemic in the U.S. These tips can help kids stay healthier. Overeating, lack...

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Features

East New York Restaurant Owner Using Innovative Marketing To Stay Afloat During the Pandemic

by Kayla Fuentes After being forced to shut their doors in March this year, the life of small businesses was in the hands of owners...

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