Categories Archives: NYC Politics

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Joins in to Paint the Fifth Avenue Black Lives Matter Mural outside of Trump Tower

Thursday, July 9, 2020

By: APB Staff Reporter
New York City

Midtown Manhattan: New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio turned out for the painting of the Black Lives Matter Mural outside Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue. Joined by his …

NYC Artists are making street art to support the Black Lives Matter Movement

By: APB Staff Reporter
New York City

Manhattan: NYC Artists are painting over shuttered storefronts to spread positive messages in support of the Black Lives Matter movement.

Daniel Bonilla, an artist and longtime Inwood resident, felt the call to action …

Dozens of Suspected Looters Arrested on Sunday Night Including the Mayor’s Daughter

 

Monday, June 1, 2020

By: Mike Levventhal APB Staff Reporter
New York City

Downtown Manhattan: Broken glass and graffiti lined the streets of Manhattan Monday morning, in the aftermath of the weekend’s mass George Floyd protests. Streets that are …

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Americana Manhasset – Upscale, Open-air Shopping Center located on Long Island’s Gold Coast is Boarded Up

June 1, 2020 – Manhasset, Long Island
By APB Staff Writer

In fear of the warnings given off by the Black Lives Matter rhetoric in which they threatened to take the march to upscale predominantly white neighborhoods, many of the

The Army Corps of Engineers has Converted the Jacob K. Javits Convention Center in New York City into a Hospital Facility for more than 2,000 non-COVID-19 patients.

 

April 2, 2020

West Side, NYC

By:  Mike Leventhal  APB Staff Writer

More than 165 New York District personnel provided design, engineering and construction support to facilitate the conversion in response to a Federal Emergency Management Agency request.

The …

US Navy Hospital Ship “COMFORT” Arrives in NY Harbor to Handle Non- COVID-19 Medical Issues

 

Monday, March 30, 2020

West Side – Pier 90 – New York City

By:  Mike Leventhal  APB Staff Reporter

The Military Sealift Command hospital ship USNS Comfort arrived in New York this morning in support of the nation’s COVID-19 …

A Look at NYC in Near Shutdown Mode

March 21, 2020, New York City:
By Mike Leventhal APB Staff Reporter

 

New York City is becoming the new epicenter of the novel coronavirus spreading across the country — with 10,764 confirmed Covid-19 cases and 99 deaths.

The city’s …

Crowds Gather Outside New York City Criminal Court to Hear Harvey Weinstein’s Criminal Sentencing

 

March 11, 2020

By APB Staff Writer

Downtown Manhattan: Onlookers and media from around the world gathered outside the New York City Criminal Court on Centre Street to await Harvey Weinstein’s criminal sentencing. 

After hearing emotional statements by the