Day: April 9, 2020

Thinker's Notebook

What We Have Lost in the Pandemic

I have a favorite bodega: Ralph’s, on the corner of South Portland and Lafayette. I’ve been going to Ralph’s since I was a freshman in High School, as it rests directly in my walking path to my old high school, Brooklyn Tech.Every day as a kid, I’d stop at Ralph’s for a turkey-and-cheese hero and […]readmore

What's Going On

What’s Going On

COVID-19 UPDATE The Coronavirus has infected 1,359,398 people worldwide and killed 74,565. Effective April 7, the United States leads the world in COVID19 incidents, with 368, 449 cases and more than 10,000 deaths. NYC: 72,324 cases in the five boroughs with 2,475 deaths, which is greater than the 2977 killed at the World Trade Center […]readmore

Community News

Eight Bodies Left Several Days in Crown Heights Nursing Home

By Ariama Long andStephen Witt, Kings County PoliticsThe corpses of eight elderly people were reportedly left for days in a nursing home on the Bedford-Stuyvesant/Northern Crown Heights border before the city finally picked them up yesterday, according to local Bed-Stuy sources.KCP received calls from several reputable neighborhood sources about the dead being left to decompose […]readmore