Cosmopolitan Review 11/19 - 11/25

Happy Veterans Day and a salute to all of the men and women who have served in the armed forces over the course of history for the United States of America, for all of those who gave their lives so ...

East Harlem’s George Ball set to direct Thanksgiving weekend hoops throwdown

A basketball tournament in East Harlem will kickoff on Thanksgiving.

New York Jets tackle hunger with Food Bank for New York City

New York Jets players teamed up with Food Bank for New York to tackle hunger this holiday season.

Six-month-old girl thrown to her death from Bronx window

Neighbors in the Bronx’s Tremont section pleaded with Tenisha Fearon as she dangled her baby out of her window.

HUD proposes smoking ban across all public housing

If the New York City Housing Authority is a microcosm of public housing around the country, a lot of work needs to be done with the infrastructure.

‘Batter’ up: Ronnie Hernandez takes the cake

If you do a double take, you might not think that one of Ronnie Hernandez’s couture cakes is real.

Community hearing on housing discrimination against formerly incarcerated persons

There will be a Community Hearing on Housing Discrimination Against Formerly Incarcerated Persons.

The Black Institute hosts MWBE reception at Medgar Evers College

Real estate mogul and activist Roy Donahue Peebles will speak at the Minority and Women Business Enterprise reception.

Cake Man Raven returns to Harlem

Famed baker Raven “Cakeman” Dennis is coming back uptown and is hosting a gala to celebrate.

NYPD on alert

Ramifications of the terrorist carnage in Paris has put many large metropolitan cities of the world on full alert.

Clean Slate summons warrant forgiveness event coming to Manhattan

Clean Slate is an upcoming warrant forgiveness where New York criminals with warrants can have them cleared without being arrested.

Irvington providing health insurance enrollment assistance

Irvington, N.J., is providing help for people who need to enroll or re-enroll in affordable health insurance plans.

Newark’s Model Neighborhood Initiative houses first homeless family

Newark’s Economic and Housing Development department is working with the foundation and NJCC to create jobs.

Graduating firefighter Khalid Lee makes family proud

Last week, Khalid Lee, 23, was one of 295 probationary firefighters to graduate in a ceremony at the Queens College Performing Arts Center.

Doe Fund celebrates 30 years of service

Oct. 31, local nonprofit the Doe Fund celebrated 30 years of providing life-transforming services at their annual benefit gala at Cipriani 42nd Street.