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Kaya Laterman

Kaya Laterman

Kaya Laterman is a long-time news reporter and editor based in Brooklyn. Her most recent bylines can be found in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal. Kaya started her journalism career as a newswire service reporter in New York City and Tokyo, Japan, covering many beats, including international politics, financial markets, real estate, and most importantly, local news. She is also an adjunct lecturer for several journalism classes in the CUNY system. Her favorite part of covering the city as a journalist is all the delicious global cuisine that can be consumed while on assignment. To pitch news assignments email her at KayaLaterman@bkreader.com

Recent Work by Kaya

Local Stars Come Out to Shine For Iconic Brooklyn Moon Cafe

Local Stars Come Out to Shine For Iconic Brooklyn Moon Cafe

A host of musicians and celebrities, including actor Jeffrey Wright, DJ Logic and members of Living Colour, will peform at a benefit concert on Friday at the Brooklyn Music School.
Big Bites in Brooklyn as Smorgasburg Returns in April

Big Bites in Brooklyn as Smorgasburg Returns in April

With warmer weather inching closer, it's almost time to eat outdoors, Brooklyn!
Despite Unpopular Opinion, Saying 'Yes' to More Housing is a Civic Duty, Says BP Reynoso

Despite Unpopular Opinion, Saying 'Yes' to More Housing is a Civic Duty, Says BP Reynoso

BP Reynoso and Manhattan Councilmember Erik Bottcher say their 'Housing League' will rally residents and elected officials to approve more housing development.
Local Teens Unfazed by Chaperone Policy at Atlantic Terminal Mall

Local Teens Unfazed by Chaperone Policy at Atlantic Terminal Mall

Teenagers are no longer welcome inside Target and the Atlantic Terminal Mall unless they are chaperoned by an adult during the weekday.
Thousands Plunge Into Ocean in Coney Island on New Year's Day

Thousands Plunge Into Ocean in Coney Island on New Year's Day

Many New Yorkers love to celebrate the new year by dipping into the ocean.
Letter From The Editor: New Year, New Editor

Letter From The Editor: New Year, New Editor

BK Reader has a new managing editor.
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