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City’s Watchlist Puts Brooklyn Landlords and Buildings on Notice

Eight buildings in Crown Heights, Bedford Stuyvesant, East Flatbush, Brownsville and East New York made this year's top ten of ...
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The City Wants Your Fall Leaves – Leaf Collection Begins this Saturday!

Put your fall leaves to work, don't let them work you - the city will take them off your hands ...
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NYC Election Results: Incumbents Defend City Council Seats with Decisive Wins

***Updated on November 8, 2017 The results are in from yesterday’s NYC general election, and the Democrats swept in New ...
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The 2017 NYC Elections – An Overview and Where to Vote

BK Reader has created a brief overview to help you navigate through the 2017 NYC elections On Tuesday, November 7, ...
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‘Brownsville Lifts Brownsville Up’ During Fall Neighborhood Rebuilding Event

An overwhelming amount of volunteers worked alongside Rebuilding Together NYC and the Brownsville Partnership to conduct repairs on homes, renovations ...
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Urban Agriculture: Utilizing NYC’s Underused Spaces to Grow Local Food

On Thursday, City Council held a public hearing on a new bill to develop a comprehensive urban agriculture plan that ...
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Bringing Breast Cancer Awareness to Brownsville with Annual Mammography Clinic

In 2017, about 40,610 women in the US are expected to die from breast cancer, though -  due to treatment ...
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Kings County Hospital Innovates Heart Health With New Center

The integrated walk-in facility provides heart failure patients with comprehensive services by a team of cardiac specialists, psychologists, psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, ...
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City Launches ‘NYCx Co-Lab Challenges’ to Improve Brownsville’s Infrastructure Through Technology

The NYCx Co-Labs are neighborhood-based partnership to co-design a set of challenges and make neighborhood spaces available for testing new ...
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Newly Elected Councilmember Alicka Samuel Hashes out Plans for Brownsville

Alicka Samuel readies herself to rewrite the narrative of Brownsville and address the housing crisis in East Brooklyn The campaign ...
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Arts East NY to Present Art and Anti-Gentrification Workshop at Amsterdam Conference

During Placemaking Week, an international gathering of thinkers and practitioners, ARTs East NY will present an anti-gentrification workshop exploring themes ...
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Healthfirst Health Expo Transforms Brownsville into a ‘Healthy Village’

This year's health expo attracted close to 4,000 visitors and featured free health screenings, a wellness zone and a fun ...
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