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Two Lawmakers Trash State Plan to Sell Office Building

With whispers that the Shirley Chisholm State Office Building, located at 55 Hanson Place, is being put up for sale to an unnamed buyer, two local state lawmakers have vowed to keep it open. The 100-year-old, 13-story building currently houses several agencies including the Office of Children and Family Services and the Department of Taxation. […]readmore

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Jeffries Proposes a Laptop in The Home of Every Student

If Assemblyman and 10th Congressional District candidate Hakeem Jeffries had his way every city public school student would have at least one laptop computer in his or her home within the next five years. Thus, Jeffries rolled out a new “One Child, One Laptop” initiative in delivering his fifth State of the District address given […]readmore