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Brownsville - East New York

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What Justice Looks Like: Formerly Incarcerated Share Their Journey to Success

On Tuesday April 18, 2017, a crowd gathered for “ Decarcerated: What Justice Looks like", a series of personal accounts ...
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Hello There, Weekend!

This weekend is a very nondescript two, three days. It's not the first weekend of Spring or Easter weekend, or ...
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Bus Turnaround Campaign to Improve MTA’s Reliability, Speed in East New York

The Bus Turnaround Campaign, a coalition to address the ills of MTA's bus network, presents new data on its website, ...
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Henry Butler Makes Bid for City Council

Bedford Stuyvesant’s Community Board 3 District Manager Henry Butler wants to be the next city councilmember representing Brooklyn's 41st district ...
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Your Easter Weekend Event Picks

So here we are again. Can you feel how often we get to this point, together? You have a 40 ...
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Brownsville Teacher Fundraises To Take Students To Spain, To Give An Invaluable Lesson

English teacher Eric Jordan from the Frederick Douglass Academy VII in Brownsville, Brooklyn wants to teach his students an important ...
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Places to Take Your Little Ones in Brooklyn During Spring Break!

Brooklyn Readers, don't let the television, YouTube or social media babysit your kids this week. Get them out and active ...
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Weekend Events Shake Down

Are you over it already? I mean, the whole wacky presidential situation has become a frickin' pain in the Putin ...
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Call for Black Women Writers: ‘Writing Ourselves into Existence”

“bein alive & bein a woman & bein colored is a metaphysical dilemma/ i havent conquered yet." --Ntozake Shange, For ...
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Ladies from Transitional Living Community in East New York Enjoy ‘Day of Glam’

On International Women’s Day, Headchop Salon in Williamsburg closed for the day and volunteered its beauty services to pamper six ...
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‘By My Side’ Doula Organization Celebrates its 500th Birth!

The By My Side Birth Support program recently celebrated its 500th birth. This celebratory spot was held by Lisa Johnson, ...
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April Fools Weekend Event Guide

Although the saying goes "there's a sucker born every minute," it's increasingly difficult to find suckers anymore. Lots of people ...
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