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Cash Assistance, SNAP Backlogs Nearly Eliminated

Cash Assistance, SNAP Backlogs Nearly Eliminated

The processing system sped up after the city made investments in staffing and technology.
Good Day, Brooklyn!

Good Day, Brooklyn!

Crown Heights Residents Rally Against Crime Amid Surge in Shootings

Crown Heights Residents Rally Against Crime Amid Surge in Shootings

The rally is meant to promote peace in Brooklyn.
MTA, NYPD Employees Arrested For Alleged Reckless Driving

MTA, NYPD Employees Arrested For Alleged Reckless Driving

Police said one of the accused, Pedro Nunez-Delacruz, 43, an NYPD auxiliary police officer, refused to take a breath test.
Court Indicts MTA Worker Accused of Operating Brothel in Greenpoint Residence

Court Indicts MTA Worker Accused of Operating Brothel in Greenpoint Residence

The authorities launched an investigation shortly after receiving a tip-off last month.
Microgrants Available for Culinary Dreams

Microgrants Available for Culinary Dreams

The grants will support and cultivate Latino, Black, Indigenous, Asian-American and Pacific Islander restaurant owners.
50 Ideas for a Better Brooklyn

50 Ideas for a Better Brooklyn

A new report highlights ideas to bolster affordable housing and capping rents for small businesses.
Medgar Evers Law Center Dir to Serve on State Reparations Commission

Medgar Evers Law Center Dir to Serve on State Reparations Commission

Lurie Daniel Favors, Esq., the executive director at the Center for Law and Social Justice at Medgar Evers College, was appointed to the commission that is tasked with examining the legacy of slavery, subsequent discrimination against people of African descent.
City Council Says There's Another $3B in Tax Revenue

City Council Says There's Another $3B in Tax Revenue

The mayor's budget office is underestimating projections and planned service cuts are not needed, the City Council said ahead of this week's planned budget hearings.
Is Zellnor Myrie Running For Mayor? Harlem Church Speech Fuels Speculation

Is Zellnor Myrie Running For Mayor? Harlem Church Speech Fuels Speculation

Mayor Eric Adams will face several contenders in next year's election.