Day: October 27, 2016

Arts-Theater Community News

Simply Art & Framing Gallery – Celebrating its 25th Anniversary–a

Brooklyn, New York — Clinton Hill Simply Art & Framing Gallery, located on the Brooklyn borderlines of Clinton Hill and Bedford–Stuyvesant on Myrtle Avenue‘s  Main Street, opened in 1991. The business opened among street–corner bodegas, auto repair/tire shops, lexicon–protected liquor stores and single–room occupancy apartment buildings. Today, the neighborhood apartment buildings are replaced with luxury […]readmore


The Shared Economy: Cornegy, Brooklyn Airbnb Hosts Push Back Against

By Kings County Politics Calling companies like Airbnb the wave of the future, City Councilman Robert Cornegy, Jr. (Bedford-Stuyvesant/Northern Crown Heights) today pushed back at Governor Andrew Cuomo signing into law last week the imposing of fines of up to $7,500 for people advertising home-sharing in buildings with four units or more for less than 30 days. […]readmore

News around the Web

Third Debate is the Charm

By Akosua Albritton If you read the book “Game Change”, you are aware that candidates prepare for debates by participating in mock debates several times a week throughout the course of the primaries and up to the last debate between the Republican nominee and Democratic nominee. It is apparent between Hillary Rodham-Clinton and Donald J. […]readmore

View From Here

Violence, Misogyny and the Aftermath

By David Mark Greaves Attorney General Loretta Lynch has replaced the New York-based FBI team working on the 2014 chokehold death of Eric Garner on Staten Island, where he was selling cigarettes on the street. The New York Times reports that while Lynch “has a reputation for being deferential to prosecutors in the field”, they […]readmore