Day: December 3, 2020

Community News

Justice Matters

This Saturday, December 5, 12:00pm-1:30pm, the AMADOU DIALLO FOUNDATION will host a Zoom Forum with top local leaders in law and law enforcement, covering the controversial issue of DA IMMUNITY. District Attorneys are conferred with immunity from criminal prosecution and suits for damages, as long as they are “acting within the scope of their duties”. […]readmore

Health & Wellness

Some Food Pantries Are Fit for Feasting

by Fai WalkerOver 1.4 million New Yorkers use food pantries to supplement their groceries. Since the advent of Covid-19 that number has increased significantly. Folks who never thought they would ever need a food pantry have needed assistance in providing food for their tables. Food banks, food pantries and you are an essential part of […]readmore

City Politics

Our Time Press Q & A with Arva Rice, President,

Arva Rice, President and CEO, New York Urban League, the architect of NYUL’s recently released State of Black New York Report, granted Our Time Press an exclusive interview last weekend. Ms. Rice spoke about inequality and the issues facing African Americans in the city. OTP: The New York Urban League’s call to action? Why and […]readmore

Legal

Lola Waterman Esq. on Guidelines for Aging in Place

Widowed. Never married. Single. No children. If you fall into any of these categories, do you often wonder what would happen when you are no longer able to take care of yourself, be it due to frailty, mental incapacity, physical limitations, or for any other reason? A recent study by the Pew Research Center found […]readmore

Health & Wellness

Long-Term Care Industry Pushing GOVs to Ensure Residents, Staff are

The American Health Care Association and National Center for Assisted Living (AHCA/NCAL),  released the following statement in response to the decision to include long term care residents and staff in nursing homes and assisted living communities, for the first round “1a” of vaccine distribution. The AHCA/NCAL represents more than 14,000 nursing homes and assisted living communities […]readmore

What's Going On

What’s Going On

TRUMP/BIDEN COVID19President- elect Joe Biden continues to announce his nominees for the 15 US Cabinet posts and other senior level support networkers. To date his candidates are eminently qualified and represent diversity. It is well known that the Biden victory formula included a coalition of suburban women, African- American and Latino women, college educated voters […]readmore