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Community News

Keeping Bed-Stuy Alive …

Allison Shillingford, Darius Clark — Macon Street Residents – win top BET Urbanworld Filmwriting Awards At BET’s recent Urbanworld Film Awards ceremony in TriBeCa, Macon Street residents Allison (Bonner )Shillingford & Darius Clark Monroe received the top writing awards in this year’s Urbanworld Film Festival. Their scripts, “Mel & Missy” (Shillingford) and “Year of Our […]readmore

Events

October Is Bedford- Stuyvesant Month

October 24 5:30p-7:30p: Opening Reception for Koho Yamamoto: Works of the Master, an exhibition of the works of the famous artist-educator, who at 91, is still teaching and painting. Dr. Myrah Brown Green is curator. Aaron Davis Hall, Convent Avenue & 135th St. www.adhatccny.org (Ongoing thru November 22) RSVP required. E-mail: cccarts@ccny.cuny.edu or call: 212/650-5361. […]readmore

Community News

Bed-Stuy Swim Team Makes Splash

The Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA Piranhas Swimming team continues to take a bite out of the competition from other teams around the state. The squad, consisting of local kids from seven to 17, came in a strong second place at the recent sixth annual Elias Karmon Diversity Meet.  It was a marked improvement from last year’s sixth […]readmore

Top Stories

Changes slated for Von King Cultural Center

Brooklyn Borough Parks Commissioner Kevin Jeffrey told Our Time Press that  it was decided to turn North Bed-Stuy’s Herbert Von King Cultural Center into one of the city’s star attractions  utilizing non-profit cultural community based organizations (CBO) to run the programming. Community Board 3 chair Henry Butler, who is charged with reaching out to local […]readmore