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Eric Deadwiley

STREET GANG OCCUPIES HISTORIC BROOKLYN CHILDREN’S PLAYGROUND

For over three months, a Latino street gang named the “Netas” has been occupying an area of benches and tables on the Hart Street side of the Heritage Row Playground located in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, NY. The Heritage Row Playground was named in recognition and on behalf of the Heritage Row Houses. The Heritage Row Houses […]Read More

Charter High School Students Want Their School To Remain Open

The Williamsburg Charter High School, a new “State-of-the-Art” high school located on Varet Street in Brooklyn, has been put on probation and may have its charter removed at the end of this school year, forcing hundreds of children to have their education interrupted midway through their high school years. The New York City Department of […]Read More