Month: June 2013

Italian Dine-Out

by Amanda Perez New York City is renowned for its authentic (and delicious) Italian cuisine. Yesterday, June 26, marked the start of an 11-day Italian Dine-Out event in the city. It’s New York’s first Italian Restaurant Week, in commemoration of 2013 as the Year of Italian Culture in the United States. The week is a …

NYC Young Men’s Initiative

by Chris Meigher Last night at Gracie Mansion, the Young Men’s Initiative (YMI) recounted the 18 months of work both Mayor Bloomberg and the Initiative have dedicated to finding new ways to mitigate the crisis affecting young Black and Latino men in New York City. The YMI has clear-cut goals: “Over the next three years, …