Day: August 16, 2012

Community News

Calendar 8/16/12

Fri., Aug 17th Charles Tolliver and his 16-piece Big Band will perform for the first time in Brooklyn at a Benefit Concert for Sistas’ Place. The Benefit will be held at  Jazz@966, 966 Fulton Street in BK. (718- 398-1766). Showtimes: 8p and 10p. Tickets. $40 per session. For more information, visit www.sistasplace.org  or call (718) […]readmore

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Markowitz Calls for More Diversity on Brooklyn Family Court Bench

Borough President says judgeships in Family Court should be more reflective of Brooklyn’s population By Stephen Witt Borough President Marty Markowitz and other elected officials and organizations this week called for more diversity on the Kings County Family Court Bench. Their comments came following an exclusive Our Time Press story found that only one of […]readmore

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Slave Theater saved from city auction

Judge holds off foreclosure until November to see if buyers will materialize By Nico Simino At the last minute the Slave Theater, at 1215 Fulton St., was saved from foreclosure, preventing the theater from changing hands, at least for the next few months. The property, located on a busy commercial stretch in Bedford-Stuyvesant, was supposed […]readmore

Sports

Sports: We Got The Gold

By Eddie Castro The United States basketball team added the finishing touches to what was an impressive performance at the London Olympics, as they defeated second world-ranked Spain for the gold medal last Sunday morning by a score of 107-100. Throughout the entire tournament, the team played with a dominant swagger, a few which included […]readmore