True to his slogan, “Art Works,” Rocco Landesman was dedicated to showing art’s economic benefits in local communities and to the Gross Domestic Product.
Businesses are coming back to life in the areas of the city most affected by Hurricane Sandy. The city’s Department of Small Business Services provides many resources.
Drawing on their member networks and organization skills, groups mobilize to aid hurricane victims and add disaster relief to their services.
Browne is the architect of many programs that bring preventive health measures to underserved communities in New York and elsewhere. Areas of concern include asthma, diabetes, cancer, heart disease and HIV.
Local elections and how changes in ethnic communities are being mapped. Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz on income inequality. How the Arthur Ashe Institute is saving lives. Salman Rushdie finds freedom in New York. A look at Yankees history with the author of “Pinstripe Empire.”