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"Brooklyn Housing Matters: Tackling Affordability" at St. Ann's Church (Matthew Taub)

standard St. Ann’s Housing Forum: Widespread Struggle for Affordability, But Few Solutions

“I don’t recognize my neighborhood anymore,” said Victor Li of Kensington. “No one can stop the developers.” “I live on Franklin Avenue, and our landlord has pulled one maneuver after another,” offered Elisa Holland of Bed-Stuy. “They want the rent-controlled tenants out, and […]

Surveillance Footage of Possible Hate-Crime Attack Suspect in South Williamsburg (Via NYPD)Surveillance Footage of Possible Hate-Crime Attack Suspect in South Williamsburg (Via NYPD)

standard $1,000 Reward for Information in Possible Bias Attack of 14-Year-Old in S. Williamsburg

The United Jewish Organizations (UJO) of Williamsburg is announcing a $1,000 reward for information leading to the arrest of the individual responsible for Thursday’s suspected bias attack on a young 14 year-old boy in South Williamsburg. Surveillance footage distributed by the NYPD shows a […]

TLC Commission Backs Down After Impounding Boro Park Volunteer Driver's Vehicle

standard TLC Commission Backs Down After Impounding Boro Park Volunteer Driver’s Vehicle

Outrage From Drivers, Residents, and Local Politicians Prompted Reversal Borough Park “Chesed” drivers and local politicians were outraged when Taxi & Limousine Officials pulled over one of the company’s volunteer drivers en route transporting cancer patients to two hospitals this morning, issuing several […]