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Forum Shows How Residents Can Become Equity Players in Their Community

Kenneth Mbonu, head of economic development at Bridge Street Development Corporation The following is a re-publish of an article that originally ran on February 11, 2014 On Thursday, April 3, from 7:00pm — 8:30pm at Fashion Rock Hall , located
NYPD to Hold Annual Career Fair in Brooklyn

NYPD to Hold Annual Career Fair in Brooklyn

Mark your calendars: The New York City Police Department will hold a career fair on Saturday May, from 11:00am — 4:00pm at Lafayette High School in Gravesend/Bensonhurst.

The Interview is Over. Now What?: Acing the Post Interview Follow Up

How to get through the post interview wait So you made it through the big interview. Now what? Don't just sit there; logout of Facebook and finish strong.

Real Talk: 'Back-to-the-Future" Building Has Some Scratching Their Heads

The lot, pre-development, at 785 Dekalb between Tompkins and Throop in Bed-Stuy Bed-Stuy residents have seen an explosion of new "luxury" buildings going up all around the neighborhood over the past 5-7 years...

NO MORE NO FEE: A Small Guide to Working with a Broker

My experiences with trying to guide and educate my clients in finding a new apartment in NYC/Brooklyn has inspired me to share a few things that must be understood before undergoing an NYC apartment search and working with a broker.

Supreme Court Rules on Expanding how Much Individuals Can Donate to Candidates

The Contemplation of Justice Statue at the U.S.Supreme Court In the landmark 2010 decision, Citizens United vs.

Sen. Squadron Plans Town Hall on 5-Week Suspension of G Train

Have you heard? The G Train, which runs through parts of Bed-Stuy and Fort Greene, will be shutting down for five weeks, beginning July 28, 2014, due to ongoing repair work on the Greenpoint Tube .
Got Healthcare? Miss the Deadline? You've Got an Extension!

Got Healthcare? Miss the Deadline? You've Got an Extension!

Miss the March 31, 2014 deadline for enrolling in a healthcare plan? If so, was it because of long lines or problems you experienced on the Healthcare Exchange site? Well, you now have until April 15 to apply for an extension! I guess you can call it

My Neighbor, the Methadone Clinic: Part I

Start Treatment Center, located at 937 Fulton Street In Fort Greene, on the corner of Fulton and Waverly, stands an old pre-war building contrasted by bright-blue new awning. It is a drug treatment center known as START .

Cuomo Pushes Ahead With Plan to Offer College Courses to Prisoners

Prisoners taking college courses Photo: Gov.