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New Federal Theatre’s Kickstarter for Production of Amiri Baraka’s Last Play Off to Good Start; Making History in Proces

New Federal Theatre’s Kickstarter for Production of Amiri Baraka’s Last Play Off to Good Start; Making History in Proces

🕔11:26, 25.Jan 2015

Exclusive to Our Time Press Launched January 16, campaign has reached 34% of $40K Goal in Five Days on way to May 28 world premiere of “Most Dangerous Man in America” By Gloria Dulan-Wilson The date was January 15, 2015

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My House is not a Hotel! NYC Council holds Hearing on airbnb / Home Sharing

🕔14:48, 24.Jan 2015

New York City Council’s Committee on Housing and Buildings, Chaired by Council Member Jumaane D. Williams (D-Brooklyn), Deputy Leader, held an eight hour oversight hearing on Tuesday titled “Short Term Rentals: Stimulating the Economy or Destabilizing Neighborhoods” to allow Council Members an opportunity to better

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MLK Commission Student Winners Tackle Education, Bullying and Economic Opportunity

MLK Commission Student Winners Tackle Education, Bullying and Economic Opportunity

🕔14:43, 24.Jan 2015

By Mary Alice Miller   Central Brooklyn’s MLK Commission “Live the Dream” student academic competition is swiftly becoming one of New York City’s premier annual commemoration of the life and works of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Students from Brooklyn’s

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Rehashed Story Rallies Lawmakers’ Resolve To Keep Interfaith Strong

Rehashed Story Rallies Lawmakers’ Resolve To Keep Interfaith Strong

🕔10:52, 19.Jan 2015

By Stephen Witt Old news rehashed by a struggling tabloid as new news concerning Interfaith Medical Center has led to a bevy of local elected officials vowing this week to take a more proactive approach to monitoring the finances and

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The View From Here By David Mark Greaves:  All Lives Matter

The View From Here By David Mark Greaves: All Lives Matter

🕔16:50, 23.Dec 2014

The assassination of Police Officers Rafeal Ramos and Wenjian Liu has broken the heart of the city and cast a pall over Christmas. The descent into madness by an enraged individual, has left us wondering how do we get out

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Local Residents and Elected Officials React to Police Being Killed

Local Residents and Elected Officials React to Police Being Killed

🕔15:39, 23.Dec 2014

By Stephen Witt In the wake of the execution-style shooting deaths of Police Officers Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos at the intersection of Tompkins and Myrtle Avenues, local residents offered up support for the fallen law enforcement agents while also

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Blood on Many Hands as War of Words Continue

Blood on Many Hands as War of Words Continue

🕔13:50, 23.Dec 2014

By Stephen Witt Two police officers from the 84th Police Precinct were “ambushed” and shot dead last Saturday afternoon in Bedford-Stuyvesant as they sat in their marked patrol car by a lone gunman who then fled into a nearby subway

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Blood on Many Hands:  Responses to Police Shootings

Blood on Many Hands: Responses to Police Shootings

🕔13:19, 23.Dec 2014

By Mary Alice Miller  Gunshots rang out on a clear Saturday afternoon. The intersection of Tompkins and Myrtle Avenues is used to the sound of daytime gunfire, but this time it was different. This time, a gunman brazenly walked to

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Bed-Stuy Satmars Interested for Black & Jewish Affordable Housing Complex

🕔19:50, 18.Dec 2014

Bed-Stuy Satmars Interested in Black & Jewish Affordable Housing Complex By Stephen Witt The community-based organization that provides a myriad of social services to the Satmar religious sect of Jews that have been migrating into Bedford-Stuyvesant from Williamsburg said they

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Our Time AT HOME Eric Nathaniel: Kosciusko Street Property Bashers  Continue to Threaten and Destroy Quality of Life

Our Time AT HOME Eric Nathaniel: Kosciusko Street Property Bashers Continue to Threaten and Destroy Quality of Life

🕔15:52, 13.Dec 2014

By Bernice Elizabeth Green Almost as wide as the fissure apparently created by the developer between the rooftop of the offending 392 and the Nathaniel family’s 390 — which is receiving torrents of rain seeping into walls and “melting” the

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