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Community Board 3 Holds Last Monthly Meeting of The Year

Community Board 3, which serves the Bedford-Stuyvesant community, met for the final monthly meeting at Restoration Plaza last night, Monday, December 5th. Most recently, the chair of the board, Tremaine Wright, was elected to the New York State Assembly for the 56th District of Brooklyn in September. Wright has served on the board for over […]Read More

Deed Theft Hits Home Hard

Flateau Realty brokers fall victim to heinous act; Cornegy, Community Leaders putting “all engaged in process on notice” The number of property owners falling victims to illegal transference of property ownership through deed theft is out of control. Since 2015, the New York City Department of Finance has investigated hundreds of cases. And some have […]Read More

NYCHA Meets with Tenants

By Akosua K. Albritton The lobby area in front of UnCommon High School’s auditorium buzzed from arriving New York City Housing Authority (NYCHA) tenants, the press, community activists, public officials and community service representatives striving to promote themselves to the public on November 3, 2016. There were three sign-in tables each manned by three workers […]Read More

Coaches’ Corner: H.S. Girls Varsity Soccer

  H.S. Girls Varsity Soccer Brooklyn Tech vs. James Madison, 10/9/2016 Tech 3, Madison 0 Photos & Interview: Nathaniel Adams Brooklyn Tech Coach Peter Schmidt-Nowara: “The game went really well. In our last game we had just played this team last week, and the game was far more intense. We made it to the last […]Read More

JAZZ 966 – Bedstuy’s Best Kept Secret – October Schedule

Located ‘in the cut’, inside a Senior Center located at 966 Fulton Street (between Grand Avenue & St. James Place ) Jazz 966 has been delivering authentic Jazz to regulars and new comers for over 20 years. Below is the Schedule of Friday night shows for October: Shows subject to change without advance notice ▪ […]Read More

Brooklyn Movement Center Holds 2016 Annual Meeting

REVISED By Akosua K. Albritton Brooklyn Movement Center (Brooklyn MC) held its 5th annual meeting on October 1, 2016 in Stuyvesant Mansion at 375 Stuyvesant Avenue. Attendees included board members, their core members, solidarity members and the curious. Notable guests included Stefani Zinerman of CM Robert Cornegy’s office, NYS Assembly member-elect Tremaine Wright and The […]Read More

The Call to the Show

By Eddie Castro There have been many notable professional athletes to dominate sports in our borough. Household names such as Stephon Marbury, Sebastian Telfair, Lance Stevenson and Dellin Betances, just to name a few. In a recent article I wrote a few weeks ago, I discussed the journey of Brooklynite Isiah Whitehead and his journey […]Read More