Mayor Calls For Enhanced Efforts in NYPD’s Mental Health Response Initiatives

By: Shenal Tissera Coming off his sit down with the Pope in Vatican City over the weekend, Mayor Eric Adams addressed the recent killing...

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In An Open Letter Renee Collymore Urges Mayor Eric Adams to Address Migrant Crisis After Hundreds of Residents Attend Town Hall

Renee Collymore, the Democratic Liaison 57th AD (Clinton Hill), put together a Town Hall meeting for her district, which was attended by...

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Judge Keisha Alleyne: A Judicial Champion for Social Justice

In 2021, Brooklyn, New York, witnessed the election of a remarkable individual to the Civil Court bench. The Honorable Keisha Alleyne, a...

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City Launches Cannabis Shop Inspections, Addresses Arsenic Concerns

By: Shenal Tissera The mayor launched citywide operations to shut down unlicensed cannabis shops, and tried to quell fears after a...

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OMB Director Credits Mayor’s Fiscal Strategy For $2.2 Billion Budget Restoration

By: C. Zawadi Morris Jacques Jiha, director of the New York City Mayor’s Office of Management and Budget, held a press briefing on...

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Renee Collymore Calls for Emergency Clinton Hill Town Hall To Discuss Massive Migrant Shelters in the Neighborhood

Hon. Renee Collymore and Neighbors of Clinton Hill are hosting a Town Hall in Clinton Hill, Brooklyn to discuss the massive migrant...

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The Billie Theater Hosts Fabulation: A Hilarious and Thought-Provoking Story of Self-Rediscovery

By: C. Zawadi Morris As part of its Spring 2024 Season, themed “RESISTANCE,” the renowned Billie Holiday Theatre in features  a...

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Spotlight on Talent: Prospect Lefferts Gardens Showcases Local Artistry in Vibrant ‘7 7’ Event

By: Shenal Tissera On a recent spring weeknight, Brooklynites gathered in a backyard, not knowing what to expect. In the end, there was...

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Celebrating Communities: Capturing the Spirit of Rest in Peace Murals

By: Anastasia Tomkin Walking the streets of New York, they’re hard to miss. The sprawling murals cover entire walls of buildings in some...

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Watch Mark Ruffalo, Jessica Hecht in IRONWEED at BAM

The Brooklyn Academy of Music (BAM) presents IRONWEED: An Evening of Art & Humanity, starring four-time Academy Award nominee Mark...

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