“The prom is about making a teen’s dreams come true, not about a parent realizing their worst nightmare,” Eric Adams told young people who gathered at Borough Hall on Sunday for a photo opportunity to promote his prom safety initiative.
By Bernice Elizabeth Green Last week, Our Time Press reported the closing of Von King Park Cultural Arts Center. In fact, as reported in local media, there were two closings. The first was the announcement that the center at 670
Wellsprings of Faith Kitchen of Faith: The Bridge Street AME Missionary Free Food Program is Celebrating 25 Years
Established 25 years ago, The Bridge Street Missionary Free Food Program has nourished seniors, adults, men, women and children, in the church’s Richard Allen Fellowship Hall with open arms and hearts. Every Wednesday, from 11:00a to 1:30p, the Feeding Program
For the master preacher, as for the chef and the orchestra conductor, angels perceive and note details. And angels and details were omnipresent at The Concord Baptist Church of Christ in Bedford-Stuyvesant on Monday at the majestic funeral of The
A Local Legacy Sustained … Bed-Stuy’s Concord Christhouse Clothing Exchange: Giving…Teaching…Loving are Bursting at the Seams
A Local Legacy Sustained … Bed-Stuy’s Concord Christhouse Clothing Exchange: Giving…Teaching…Loving are Bursting at the Seams The only visible difference between high-end Fifth Avenue stores in Manhattan and the Concord Christhouse Clothing Exchange, located at the Rev. Dr. Gardner C.
By Bernice Elizabeth Green The residents of the Eleanor Roosevelt Houses will not have a Happy Easter this year. And their Mother’s Day may take a hit, too. On March 14 at around 7:30pm, one ER resident was in the
Two dozen toddlers and more than 100 seniors, community advocates and elected officials filled the steps of City Hall on Tuesday calling for the city to immediately sign a renewed lease for 966/972 Fulton Street, affectionately known as 966. After
Remarks by the President at the 50th Anniversary of the Selma to Montgomery Marches Edmund Pettus Bridge
2:17 P.M. CST AUDIENCE MEMBER: We love you, President Obama! THE PRESIDENT: Well, you know I love you back. (Applause.) It is a rare honor in this life to follow one of your heroes. And John Lewis is one of
FOLLOWING REPORTS OF FRAUD IN FEMA EVALUATIONS OF SUPERSTORM SANDY DAMAGE, BP ADAMS AND COUNCIL MEMBER TREYGER URGE ALL DENIED BROOKLYNITES TO RESUBMIT FLOOD INSURANCE CLAIMS
BROOKLYN, NY, March 2, 2015: Yesterday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Council Member Mark Treyger, chair of the Committee on Recovery and Resiliency, urged all Brooklynites who suffered property damage during Superstorm Sandy and have been denied or