Is this how black Bed-Stuy dies? A lifelong resident laments, and fights, the gentrification tide Brooklyn Reader March 13, 2016 March 13, 2016, 6:33 am A vanishing sight For me, the sign that the end times were approaching came last year, in a phone conversation with a childhood friend. Jeannie Bish, her five brothers and their late mother were pillars of their Hancock St. block. (Forgive me, Jeanie, but I will always know you […] Click here to view original web page at www.nydailynews.com Want to write for us? We're looking for interns and experienced writers! Go here for more information.