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The start of October officially ushered in this year’s flu season and local politicians are partnering with medical centers to provide free flu shots this month. Flu season typically runs from October until May. The Center for Disease Control recommends that everyone 6 months of age and older get a flu vaccination as early as possible.…

Events Be Proud Foundation passed out Kosher Food packages for Rosh Hashanah. (Photo: Be Proud)

The Be Proud Foundation passed out at least 100 kosher food packages at Cherry Hill Gourmet Market Thursday afternoon so that families in need to could fill their dinner tables when celebrating the Jewish New Year. The event was called Yad B’Yad, meaning “hand in hand” in Hebrew. This is the fourth year the Be Proud…


Using emergency provisions, the New York City Department of Homeless Services has moved nearly 20 families into the Lyghthouse Inn, an alleged pay-by-hour hotel formerly known as the Windjammer Motel. Neighbors sounded the alarm over the shelter at the Sheepshead Bay – Plumb Beach Civic Meeting October 7, alongside elected officials who criticized the agency for poor…


Several local schools are receiving hundreds of thousands of dollars each for repairs, upgrades and improvements as part of a $3.1 million allocation by Borough President Eric Adams to education institutions across the borough. The beep today unveiled 16 school-related capital projects that will benefit from the allocation, which was packed into the city’s Fiscal…


Local pols are joining forces to host the “Pre-Labor Day Summer Senior Concert” tomorrow, August 27 at Amersfort Park, located on Avenue I between East 38 Street and East 39 Street. The concert will run from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., sponsored by Councilman Jumaane Williams, Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein, Golden Crust, Chef’s Choice, caribBEING, Millenium…

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