World AIDS Day
Bruce Springsteen and Coldplay’s Chris Martin were to act as Bono at a concert Monday night in New York City.
The city’s Department of Health released the good news on Monday — World AIDS Day.
For the month of December the Long Island Association for AIDS Care, along with other health care organizations, will offer free confidential AIDS and HIV testing.
A throng of activists rallied in Times Square Sunday to commemorate the 25th World AIDS Day.
Dozens of activists were set to rally in Times Square Sunday to commemorate the 25th World AIDS Day.
The memorial is planned for a triangle across the street from the former St. Vincent’s Hospital in Greenwich Village. The property is now owned by Rudin Management.
Several protesters calling for more funding to fight AIDS have been arrested after forming a human chain near City Hall.
More than 110,000 people in New York City are infected with HIV, more than in any other U.S. city and about 75 percent of all cases in the state.
A 24-hour vigil got underway at midnight in City Hall Park. Earlier this morning, Mayor Michael Bloomberg hosted the annual World AIDS Day Bagel Breakfast at the Brooklyn Public Library.