Day: August 5, 2021

Community News

“We Are Here (Brooklyn)”:

Recap of the Sunday, August 1, 2021 Openingby Bailey’s Cafe Youth Interns Shanelle Gomez (Text) and Jendayi McGeachy (Photo) Last Sunday’s forecast cautioned us to the possibility of showers. However there was nothing but sunshine that radiated off of our longtime residents of Bedford-Stuyvesant. Staff members and youth volunteers from Bailey’s Cafe, a space of […]readmore

Business

DESIGNER MOSHOOD KICKS OFF BLACK BUSINESS MONTH

by Keith L. ForestMoshood, was a member of the great Bogolan business consortium formed in 1995, comprising Black-owned enterprises, along Fulton Street in Fort Greene. Bogolan brought consumers to the area for its Africa-inspired products and culture. In some instances it activated the Business Improvement District.  Moshood has since moved to a site in Bedford-Stuyvesant’s […]readmore

What's Going On

What’s Going on – 8/5

NEW YORK POLITICSOn August 3, NYS Attorney General Letitia James delivered a bombshell report about the findings of an independent investigation into complaints about NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo and sexual harassment. The devastating report indicated that Governor Cuomo sexually harassed multiple women and created a hostile work environment for women. The Cuomo rebuttal was quick […]readmore