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Beauty of Our Brownsville Art Show & Exhibit

Most Brooklyn Small Businesses Expect Growth in 2016

By Rick Zimmerman It’s often said that one of the most significant indicators of the U.S. economy is the state of the small businesses that line the streets of our local communities. According to a regionally focused survey, 86 percent ...

R.I.P Dwayne “Pearl” Washington

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J-L3EHmctWM   Many people consider New York City the mecca of basketball, though that thought is running purely on myth juice at this point. Current NBA rosters have so little NYC representation that it's a little embarrassing to still call ...

How to Help Kids Learn with Family Trees

You can help your kids learn many important things by using your family history. Not only will they learn about their own history, it can be utilized with other school lessons. Incorporating family information into their education will increase their ...

Crowdfunding Hunting

I can't lie: Crowdfunding has always held a certain place in my heart; but unfortunately, it was more like acid reflux then any feeling I actually liked. A few years ago, I wrote an entire post in my blog Uncontrollable ...

Nina Deserves Better: Why We’re Mad at the New Simone Biopic

By Agunda Okeyo The ‪#‎NinaSimone‬ biopic staring ‪#‎ZoeSaldana‬ in effective blackface is so disturbing and equally apropo to reveal the serious problem of white people telling black people's stories. The ENTIRE principle film crew that brought this monstrosity to life are ...

BP Adams to Hold First-Ever Brooklyn Mental Health Summit

It's time to shatter the stigma and face our health challenges together, focusing on our minds, bodies, and souls. Join Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams Wednesday, February 24, along with a team of mental health professionals, for the first Brooklyn ...

Saturday: ‘Know Your Rights’ Housing Forum in Brooklyn

 According to a recent study by RealtyTrac, which analyzed the affordability of 475 counties through October 2014, Kings County—also known as Brooklyn—was the least affordable in the nation. The study gauges affordability by measuring the percentage of the locality’s median ...

Building on top of Buildings: Greed or Good Sense?

On Spencer Street, between Dekalb Ave and Kosciuszko St, there is a small stretch of three-story townhouses very common for that area of Bedford-Stuyvesant. But take a walk down Spencer, and you might notice something rather unusual-- a townhouse at the end of the ...

Making the Grade

The Shelter in the Armory Joy is surprised she lasted the six-month probationary period.  She thought about frequently arriving to work late after doing three months to get fired but, it went against her grain to pull ...

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