Day: August 22, 2013

Community News

BK Teens Get Guns with Ease

By Aissatou Diallo Keilon LaBarrie, 18, watches his back every time he leaves his Flatbush home. He knows so many teens with guns that he feels unsafe in his neighborhood. Even though experts at the Centers for Disease Control credit the low rate of teen gun ownership in New York City to stronger gun laws, […]readmore

City Politics Community News

Race to Succeed Al Vann Gets Ugly

Mailing by controversial well-moneyed organization attacks three candidates By Stephen Witt The race to succeed term-limited Al Vann from the 36th District of the City Council took a nasty turn this week when a glossy pro-Kirsten John Foy mailer was sent to residents labeling his opponents as  “Three bad options”. And Rev. Conrad Tillard, one […]readmore