The city Thursday announced a five-month web development fellowship for people without any tech experience.
The NYC Web Development Fellowship, provided by the Flatiron School, will train 50 adults and help place them in jobs. Mayor Michael Bloomberg said the program will prepare people for positions in New York City's growing technology sector, which is in need of qualified talent.
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Mayor Michael Bloom-berg opened up western Queens' newest park Wednesday.
Hunters Point South Waterfront Park includes views of Manhattan and 5.5-acres of green space and park amenities.
The Long Island City park is phase one of a redevelopment project for the 30-acre space at Hunters Point that includes a new public school, retail and 5,000 units of housing, 60% of which will be designated... » more