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New tech center promises Mott Haven jobs

New tech center promises Mott Haven jobs

Economy, Jobs September 17, 2015 at 7:20 pm 3 comments

A shining 15,000 sq. ft. facility celebrated its grand opening in Port Morris on Thursday, designed to provide full-service software testing and development – and to create 150 new jobs.

Job fair scheduled for May 20 at Hostos

Jobs May 28, 2015 at 3:08 pm 0 comments

Hostos College will host the third annual job fair and career-readiness event on Friday, May 29 between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. The event is free and open to the public. Local nonprofit South Bronx Rising Together has teamed up with the SUNY ATTAIN Martin Luther King Resource Center to organize thisRead More

Street vendors push for legitimacy

Street vendors push for legitimacy

Immigration, Jobs April 27, 2015 at 5:20 pm 1 comment

A City Council member is sponsoring a new bill that would lift the caps on permits for street vendors, who advocates say serve a vital and underrated function in New York City’s economy.

Tech startup will call Port Morris home

Tech startup will call Port Morris home

Business, Jobs April 3, 2015 at 3:39 pm 3 comments

Doran Jones, a new IT company that will partner with Per Scholas, is set to open in May, bringing 150 new jobs to Port Morris.

Canvassers sought for Participatory Budgeting 2015

Jobs March 17, 2015 at 4:27 pm 1 comment

Canvassers sought for participatory budgeting door-to-door work.

Port Morris at forefront of digital revolution

Port Morris at forefront of digital revolution

Education, Jobs February 27, 2015 at 11:30 am 3 comments

Four startups shared their vision for the future of the South Bronx’s suddenly growing tech industry.

Program helps turn lives around

Program helps turn lives around

Education, Jobs January 18, 2015 at 12:57 pm 0 comments

A Mott Haven program attempts to reform non-violent offenders with lessons of trust and loyalty.

To the Editor: FreshDirect is not Mott Haven’s road to a better life

Environment, Jobs November 25, 2014 at 8:48 pm 2 comments

A former candidate for office speaks out against FreshDirect in the wake of the Nov. 17 public hearing in Mott Haven.