Brooklyn is getting its first ever medical marijuana dispensary
Aug 4, 2017
New York State's medical marijuana program is still prohibitively restrictive, but at least we're inching towards a more accessible program.
Trump be damned, Cuomo says you’ll still be able to get free birth control in New York state
Jan 23, 2017
In 2012, this here blog celebrated the Obamacare mandate that essentially made birth control free to women with insurance. Under the Affordable Care Act,...
Gov. Cuomo wants to make life easier for freelancers in NY
Jan 12, 2017
We know that freelancers are considered by many to be a pretty low rung of the job market, one that didn't even warrant any attention...
Use your subway horror stories for good this week
Mar 17, 2015
Maybe it was this winter, maybe things are falling apart at the fast rate that things feel like they're falling apart, but the subway...
Free subway WiFi expands in NYC, but not to Brooklyn
Oct 16, 2014
Today, Governor Cuomo introduced Phase II of his world yogurt domination scheme Transit Wireless Wifi plan, a seven-part process to equip all 277 underground subway...
NY State, FEMA now hiring for Sandy recovery jobs
Nov 26, 2012
As predicted, Hurricane Sandy has produced a spike in jobs in New York. Governor Cuomo announced on Sunday that the Fed has allocated a...
Can’t get to your polling place? Vote anywhere in NY today! No excuses!
Nov 6, 2012
HAPPY ELECTION DAY!! If you have not yet heard the news, Governor Cuomo (POTUS 2016??) signed an executive order last night that will allow...
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