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DOT Official Watches Avenue P For A While, Agrees It Needs...

Assemblymember Helene Weinstein and City Councilmember Alan Maisel have caught the attention of the Department of Transportation (DOT), and arranged for DOT Deputy Borough...

Cherry Hill Gourmet Market Gets Its Three Millionth Customer

Cherry Hill Gourmet Market, located at 1901 Emmons Ave, celebrated its three millionth customer today. Jim Markson was the lucky customer who got his groceries...

Weinstein Bill To Address “Zombie Homes” Signed Into Law

Legislation introduced by Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein to address so-called "zombie homes" — abandoned and foreclosed properties — was signed into law last week. The bill,...

Local Pols Back Effort To Expand Youth Homeless Services

A group of local elected officials announced a new effort Wednesday to expand youth homeless services to more New Yorkers. Two bills, introduced by Assemblywoman...

Local Pols Back Effort To Expand Youth Homeless Services

A group of local elected officials announced a new effort Wednesday to expand youth homeless services to more New Yorkers. Two bills, introduced by Assemblywoman...

Cymbrowitz Tells Party Boat Owners To Keep Up The Good Work

With summer almost in full bloom, Assemblyman Steven Cymbrowitz called a meeting with local party boat owners to praise their diligence addressing quality-of-life issues...

Thursday Night Fever! Travolta Lights Up BIG Oscars

A John Travolta impersonator brought down the house at the the Bay Improvement Group's annual awards ceremony at il Fornetto Thursday night. The leisure suit-wearing...

Photos: Kings Bay Y Hosts One Of Its Biggest Purim Parties...

The Kings Bay Y hosted one of its largest Purim parties Sunday when more than 3,000 people swarmed the community center for an afternoon...

Rep. Clarke Urges Prisons Bureau To Block Bragg Street Halfway House

Congresswoman Yvette Clarke sent a strongly worded letter to the Bureau of Prisons Wednesday urging the federal agency to reject a proposal to building...

Hundreds Gather At Holocaust Memorial To Rally Against Anti-Semitic Hate Crimes

Responding to reports of a string of anti-Semitic incidents in New York City, hundreds gathered for a rally at Holocaust Memorial Park Sunday to call...

Legislators Collected Over 1,000 Signatures Opposing Bragg Street Halfway House

Local lawmakers announced Tuesday that they had collected more than 1,000 of signatures opposing a proposed halfway house on Bragg Street. Community leaders were blindsided...

Man Shot Outside Nostrand Houses, Cops Say

A 26-year-old man was shot in the leg while seated in a car outside the Nostrand Houses Saturday night, according to authorities. Cops say the...

Intolerable Stench Caused By Breakdown At Wastewater Treatment Plant, Officials Say

The revolting stench that blanketed parts of Sheepshead Bay and Gerritsen Beach earlier this year was caused by a mechanical failure at the Coney Island...

Opposition To Bragg Street Halfway House Gathers Steam

Elected officials are moving quickly to mobilize community opposition to the proposed halfway house on Bragg Street. Three southern Brooklyn politicians — Assemblywoman Helene Weinstein,...

Sen. Golden Asks Residents To Sign Petition Opposing Bragg Street Halfway...

State Senator Marty Golden has created an online petition for neighbors to voice their opposition to a proposed halfway house on Bragg Street —...