Day: September 12, 2013

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By David Mark Greaves Pending the outcome of the absentee and paper ballot counts, congratulations to Bill de Blasio on his apparent win of the Democratic mayoral primary.   Like Pat Boone covering Little Richard, he covered John Liu’s message, repackaged it in black and white, and the voters were presented with it like it was […]readmore

Sports

Ready For Some Football

This past Sunday, the NFL made its long-awaited return and there is plenty to look forward to in this upcoming season. Besides all eyes being on Lions receiver Calvin Johnson and Vikings running back Adrian Peterson, there are a few 2nd-year and rookie quarterbacks to watch out for. Jets QB Geno Smith is one of […]readmore

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Obama Blunders on Call to Bomb Syria [For publication the week of September 9, 2013] Articles and Essays by Dr. Ron Daniels   As of this writing, President Obama is frantically pleading with members of Congress, the American people and heads of state of other nations to follow his lead in “punishing” the Assad regime […]readmore

Business Community News

From These Roots: A Dream Realized

Bedford-Stuyvesant Restoration Corp. Celebrates Completion of $20 Million Revitalization Project Part One of Two The greatest example of Bedford Stuyvesant’s phoenix rise can be seen in the renewal of Fulton Street.  Today, new public plazas, public art, trees and plantings, public performance spaces and more have brought — what may have been considered — a […]readmore