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EMBRACING TREASURES:  THE ART OF SURVIVING

EMBRACING TREASURES: THE ART OF SURVIVING Updated

🕔16:29, 20.Apr 2010

Ten years ago, Our Time Press christened three blocks on Malcolm X Blvd., between Halsey Street and Decatur Street, “Antiques Row.”  Our Time’s effort and intention was to help MXB antiquarians pick up business from the October 1999 “Come On

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New Democratic Political Club Seeks to Bring Power to the People

New Democratic Political Club Seeks to Bring Power to the People Updated

🕔16:32, 30.Oct 2009

“We are very grass roots,”  said Renee Collymore, standing outside the new Parliament Democratic Club, housed in a narrow storefront on Putnam Avenue, between Grand Avenue and Downing Street.  Ms. Collymore is just coming off her work as Deputy Campaign

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View From Here: Why William Thompson for Mayor

View From Here: Why William Thompson for Mayor Updated

🕔14:35, 30.Oct 2009

Bill Thompson grew up on Putnam Avenue between Stuyvesant and Malcolm X Blvd.   The journey from those streets to being elected City Comptroller in 2001, managing a staff of more than 700 with a budget of $68 million and being

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THE BEST MAN

THE BEST MAN Updated

🕔14:12, 30.Oct 2009

Bill Thompson was born in Brooklyn, New York, the son of hard-working parents, an educator and a judge.   He’s lived almost all of his life in Central Brooklyn. He grew up in Bedford Stuyvesant on Putnam Avenue between Stuyvesant

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