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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, …

“Made In NY” Awards

by Chris Meigher Last night, as the rain poured and the music blared, Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Media and Entertainment Commissioner Katherine Oliver presented the 8th annual “Made in NY” Awards at Gracie Mansion. What’s remarkable about the “Made in NY” Awards is the devotion to individuals and organizations that make New York’s media and …