Our Time Press

Day: <span>March 18, 2011</span>

Assemblyman William Boyland, Jr., Hit With Federal Charges

District Leader Chris Owens Calls for Resignation Federal prosecutors sent shock waves throughout the Brooklyn political establishment with a criminal complaint against 55th Assemblyman William Boyland, Jr. and State Senator Carl Kruger. Kruger is accused of “receiving a stream of bribes totaling at least $1 million in exchange for taking official actions.” Boyland, Jr. is […]readmore

Changes slated for Von King Cultural Center

Brooklyn Borough Parks Commissioner Kevin Jeffrey told Our Time Press that  it was decided to turn North Bed-Stuy’s Herbert Von King Cultural Center into one of the city’s star attractions  utilizing non-profit cultural community based organizations (CBO) to run the programming. Community Board 3 chair Henry Butler, who is charged with reaching out to local […]readmore

Battle For the Soul of Medgar Evers College

“This is Mathew Goldstein, the Chair of CUNY, trying to take control of Medgar Evers” said councilman Charles Barron at a city Hall steps press conference called by the The Medgar Evers College Coalition for Academic Excellence and Mission Integrity. “He hired a puppet to do the work he couldn’t do, previously, as chair of […]readmore