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Storobin Sends Second Letter To Bloomberg About Voorhies Mosque

We wrote back in July about State Senator David Storobin's attempts to get the city to revisit the issue of the Islamic mosque and...

Storobin Urges Bloomberg To Reexamine Voorhies Mosque

State Senator David Storobin sent a letter to Mayor Michael Bloomberg, urging the city to reexamine alleged zoning issues surrounding the planned Islamic mosque...

Video: Akselrod Announces Campaign To Unseat Cymbrowitz

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qs9RjB6tgqk?rel=0] Conservative Democrat Ben Akselrod announced his campaign for State Assembly yesterday, setting the stage for a primary battle against incumbent Steven Cymbrowitz, who...

Markowitz Says Sheepshead Bay Mosque May Violate Zoning Laws

A letter from Borough President Marty Markowitz - dated January 4, 2012 - has surfaced, indicating his office may be sympathetic to Bay People's...

More Fliers Fly In Sheepshead Bay Mosque Controversy

These two fliers landed in my inbox this week, in the wake of a Brooklyn Supreme Court ruling that tossed out Bay People's lawsuit...

Sheepshead Bay Mosque Wins First Court Battle, Bay People Push Forward

A Kings County Supreme Court judge refused yesterday to issue an injunction against the proposed mosque at 2812 Voorhies Avenue that would have required...

Mosque Fence Vandalized After Bin Laden's Death

The construction fencing around the site of the proposed Voorhies Avenue mosque is sporting some new decorations: graffiti reading "He is dead" and happy...

Mosque Opponents Suspend Protests

Opponents of the Sheepshead Bay Islamic Cultural Center have suspended their daily protests after Department of Buildings inspectors shut down construction at 2812 Voorhies...

DOB Orders Mosque Construction Workers To Leave Site

The Department of Buildings has confirmed that inspectors visited the site of the Islamic Cultural Center (2812 Voorhies Avenue) today, and ordered all workers...

Sheepshead Mosque Opponents Launch Daily Protests

Opponents of the Islamic Cultural Center under construction at 2812 Voorhies Avenue plan to picket the project on a daily basis, the group Bay...