The Core Four

🕔14:16, 26.Sep 2013

There are currently three of the four players left who were a part of the mid-90s Yankee Championship teams.  Two of them will be calling it a career after this season. Andy Pettitte has been a part of the Yankee

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Letitia James for Public Advocate

🕔14:13, 26.Sep 2013

Ms. James would be the Only Woman to Hold a City-wide Office in NYC! VOTE TUESDAY, OCTOBER 1 Historic buildings are threatened with bulldozers, a parent’s group yearns for someone to listen to their concerns for their children’s safety, a

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View From Here

🕔14:10, 26.Sep 2013

By David Mark Greaves The Common Core standards are a good idea that needs some more work.  They are designed so that grade-by-grade they build on what was previously learned, adding complexity so that the student graduates with a mastery

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STREET GANG OCCUPIES  HISTORIC BROOKLYN  CHILDREN’S PLAYGROUND

STREET GANG OCCUPIES HISTORIC BROOKLYN CHILDREN’S PLAYGROUND

🕔14:05, 26.Sep 2013

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

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Board of Elections calls for recount in race to succeed Vann

🕔13:57, 26.Sep 2013

Latest tally has Cornegy clinging to 68-vote lead over Foy By Stephen Witt The Board of Elections (BOE) announced Tuesday it will recount the 36th District City Council vote later this week after the latest official tally narrowed Robert Cornegy’s

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Downtown developer receives $89 million in financing for affordable housing

🕔13:54, 26.Sep 2013

Unions and developer continue to spar over wages and workers from the local community By Stephen Witt The New York City Housing Development Corporation (HDC) on Wednesday approved a $70 million bond issuance and two loans not to exceed $19

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Congressional Black Caucus celebrates 43rd year

🕔13:49, 26.Sep 2013

By Gloria Dulan-Wilson To state that 2013 is a pivotal year in Black history is an understatement.  We are celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation; the 50th Anniversary of the March on Washington, the 100th Anniversary of Delta

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Thurgood Marshall Forum …

Thurgood Marshall Forum …

🕔13:44, 26.Sep 2013

The Thurgood Marshall Forum/Constitution Week took place at Emmanuel Baptist Church on Thursday, September 19 to a full sanctuary. The keynote address was delivered by Jacqueline A. Berrien, chair of the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.  Ms. Berrien was appointed by

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MEC President Rudy Crew

MEC President Rudy Crew

🕔13:34, 26.Sep 2013

Shares Vision for the College with Electeds and Faith-based Community Brooklyn, NY – More than 50 members of Brooklyn faith-based institutions and a delegation of Central Brooklyn elected representatives joined Medgar Evers College President Dr. Rudolph F. Crew on last

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Bed-Stuy’s Macon Library

Bed-Stuy’s Macon Library

🕔13:28, 26.Sep 2013

one of five winners of Revson’s first-ever Neighborhood Library Awards to receive $10K   Winning Branch Emerged From More Than 4300 Nominations by New Yorkers Congratulations to the Macon Public Library in Bedford-Stuyvesant/Stuyvesant Heights! The branch was one of five

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