Jump-starting a Small Biz on LI

  Brooklyn News Service reporter Tiana Heath explores how the Long Island Small Business Center in Farmingdale helps businesses to get started. She speaks with Walter Reid, a business advisor…
In E. Harlem, Resistance to Trump Agenda

In E. Harlem, Resistance to Trump Agenda

  By DEREK NORMAN Residents of East Harlem are taking what they say are defensive actions to prepare for the Trump administration’s anticipated policies on immigration, with protests, forums and…

Builder Plans African Art Museum for Bed-Stuy

Vira Jones owns a construction and design firm. The three rooms of the future Bedford-Stuyvesant Museum of African Art were filled with ancient and modern figures, statuettes, and headdresses, all…

Clinton’s Setback among Young Voters

  By MELODY CHAN Jacqueline Brettschneider, a 21-year-old Marine Park resident, reached out to her friends ahead of the Nov. 8 election and reminded them to vote. To convince those…

New Center for Native American Museum

By SASKIA NEWTON The Smithsonian National Museum of the American Indian on Thursday kicked off construction of a modernized youth learning center aiming to get young people focused on Native…

Rap Artist Sentenced for Pimping

By JOSEPH DE LA CRUZ & ROBERT TAUB A former rapper, who described himself as a Jay-Z protégé was sentenced for promoting prostitution Thursday in Manhattan Supreme Court. Malcolm Byer,…