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Rubain Dorancy at a Crown Heights community meeting this summer (Photo by Matthew Taub)

standard Experienced Educator and Community Activist Emerges at Forefront for Borough President’s Former State Senate Seat

Securing one endorsement after another, an attorney, former teacher, Department of Education administrator and Crown Heights native has emerged as the most likely candidate to take Borough President Eric Adam’s former State Senate seat when a special election is held (along with […]

Bill Expands Rent Protection for Senior Citizens

standard Bill Expands Rent Protection for Senior Citizens

Thanks to recent legislation, more senior citizens will be eligible to beat back rising rents. Mayor Bill de Blasio today signed legislation into law to raise the maximum income level of seniors eligible for Senior Citizen Rent Increase Exemption (SCRIE) Program benefits […]