Borough President Diaz Attended Hunts Point Alliance for Children’s ‘Back to School Fair’

On Saturday, September 26, 2015, Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. attended and brought greetings to hundreds of youth and residents at the Hunts Point Alliance for Children’s (HPAC) “Back to School Fair,” together with President and Founder of HPAC Maryann Hedaa. The day included a barbecue, free giveaways, community paddling, music and games and…

Governor Cuomo Announces $35 Million Transformation of Roberto Clemente State Park and Waterfront Has Begun

Project Will Replace Superstorm Sandy Damage with a Greener, More Storm Resilient Waterfront See Project Renderings Here and Here New York, NY (September 23, 2015) Governor Cuomo announced the start of construction on $35 million in projects to make Roberto Clemente State Park’s Harlem River waterfront greener and more storm-resilient. The projects will strengthen the park and surrounding…

Building the Future of Tech in New York — Doran Jones and Per Scholas Celebrate Grand Opening of the Urban Development Center

Left to Right: Keith Klain, Doran Jones co-­‐CEO; Angie Kamath, Per Scholas; Minerva Tantoco, NYC CTO, Gustavo Rivera, NY State Senator; Ruben Diaz Jr., Bronx Borough President; Matt Doran, Doran Jones co-­‐ CEO; Plinio Ayala, President of Per Scholas, Maria Torres-­‐Springer, President of the NYC EDC, Maria Del Carmen Arroyo, NY City Council BRONX, N.Y.…