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Day: <span>May 15, 2020</span>

Temporary Testing Sites Announced

24 Brooklyn Churches to Test for COVID-19 U.S. Rep. Hakeem Jeffries announced this week that 24 churches in predominantly Black and Brown communities will become temporary COVID-19 testing sites.“We know that this is an extraordinary pandemic and it requires an extraordinary governmental response at all levels of government, it’s all hands on deck at the […]Read More

Brooklyn Actor and Businessman Dies of Coronavirus at 49

Lloyd Cornelius Porter, the owner of the beloved Bread Stuy coffee shop, was considered the ‘Mr. Hooper’ of his Bedstuy neighborhood By Biba Adams.www.thegrio.com Lloyd Cornelius Porter, a beloved entrepreneur, and actor from Bedford-Stuyvesant passed away last week at the age of 49 from complications of coronavirus. He was also the brother of singer, Gregory […]Read More

Life After Lockdown

New Priority: Correcting our Underlying Conditions New Yorkers are trying to resume their normal lives, even as top public health officials warn of dangers. Easing restrictions on public life too soon during a pandemic could result in a surge of new cases that might spiral out of control, public health officials said. But a New […]Read More