Day: March 24, 2016

Community News

Transitions: Claudine Brown and Ida Turner

  Claudine Brown  From Dawoud Bey I met this brilliant woman many years ago in the 1970s. She was part of a community of friends I met early on who had all come out of Pratt Institute in Brooklyn. They were among the first artists I came to know as I spent time in, and then […]readmore

Sports

Eddie Castro Sports: Winners Circle

After their impressive victory last week against Brooklyn powerhouse Lincoln High in the City Championship, the boys of Jefferson High School won another big game this time in Albany to capture their first New York State AA Federation title with a 72-65 victory over Aquinas Institute. The Orange Wave added the cherry on top to […]readmore

Business Community News Education

High-Tech In Brownsville

  By Dylan Johnson, KCP In Brownsville’s Howard Houses on Friday afternoon, Central Brooklyn State Senator Jesse Hamilton brought together community leaders, elected officials, students, teachers and principals to announce for a conference on The Campus, the country’s first technology and wellness hub located in a public housing project. The Campus, spearheaded by the senator, is an initiative designed […]readmore

Community News

Why I’m Leaving New York

By Jennifer Perry Living in New York, especially Brooklyn, isn’t the same anymore. Brooklyn is said to be one of the most expensive boroughs to live in and from my experience, I believe that is a fact. While at work, I engage in quick conversations with people from all over the city. One thing is […]readmore