Clarke Statement on Trump Decision to Suspend DACA Applications

WASHINGTON, DC-- Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke issued the following statement after the Trump administration issued a suspension on new DACA applications: “After the Supreme Court ruled that his previous attempt to terminate...

Bed-Stuy Restoration Corporation Launches Emergency COVID-19 Relief Fund

BEDFORD-STUYVESANT RESTORATION CORPORATION LAUNCHES EMERGENCY COVID-19 RELIEF FUND. MONEY WILL BE DISTRIBUTED THROUGH NEW ONLINE, AFRICAN-AMERICAN OWNED PLATFORM MOCAFI, THAT PROVIDES LOW-COST BANKING OPTION TO  VULNERABLE COMMUNITIES. NEW YORK, July 29, 2020 –...

CITY MOBILIZES THOUSANDS TO RESPOND TO 2020 CENSUS, TO WHICH ONLY HALF OF NEW...

Without a complete count, New York will lose billions for schools, hospitals, and transit, as well as two congressional seats amidst the worst economic crisis in a centuryNEW YORK, NY -...

Wrongful Imprisonment of 25 for 426 years

(BROOKLYN, New York); The Brooklyn District Attorney’s office last week released a historic analysis that profiles the wrongful convictions of 25 people who served a combined 426 years in prison for...

Legendary Musician/Activist Harry Belafonte joins Harlem School of the Arts Advisory Board

New York, New York (July 23, 2020)…The Harlem School of the Arts, today announced, the addition of esteemed cultural icon and civil rights activist, Harry Belafonte, to its Advisory Council. Mr....

Congresswoman Clarke’s Statement on the Passing of Congressman John Lewis 

BROOKLYN, NY-- Congresswoman Yvette D. Clarke (NY-09)  issued the following statement honoring the life and legacy of activist, leader and politician Congressman John Lewis (GA-05): “On behalf of the people of New...

Former CCM president takes legal action

(BROOKLYN, New York); Former President of the Concerned Citizens Movement (CCM), Loftus Durand, is taking legal action against two CCM members for defamation of character. He told Dominica News Online (DNO)...

Antiguan Sprinter College Bound

(BROOKLYN, New York): CARIBBEAN TIMES NEWS has learned that one of Antigua and Barbuda’s top female sprinters, Soniya Jones, is set to begin her collegiate journey either later this year or...

Six Carriers Vying For Route

LIAT UPDATE: (BROOKLYN, New York): The process by which an airline applies and for and is granted regulatory approval through the Eastern Caribbean Civil Aviation Authority (ECCA) will be expedited for at...

Jamaal Bowman Unseats Rep. Eliot Engel

(BROOKLYN, New York): The veteran congressman’s defeat is a big win for the progressive left and a crushing blow for the Democratic establishment. Bronx middle school principal Jamaal Bowman ousted New...

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