Post Tagged with: "Brooklyn"

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Bay Ridge Residents Stand in Unity Against Trump’s Muslim Ban

The nationwide protests give Ellaithy comfort and hope.

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Dyker Heights serves up a very bright Christmas

Many homes participate in the neighborhood Christmas decorating tradition, but some take it over the top.

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NY People: Luke Woodard, cafe owner

Luke Woodard, 27, of Melbourne, Australia, describes his journey of starting his business, Sweatshop Cafe and Design Studio, in Brooklyn, NY.

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Life jackets symbolize the plight of refugees in Brooklyn display

Oxfam America, a global organization that addresses poverty, hunger and injustice arranged used refugee life jackets on Pebble Beach at Brooklyn Bridge Park. The display was on the eve of two United Nations summits that will deal the refugee crisis. Photo by Julie Liao Scattered on Pebble Beach at Brooklyn Bridge Park, just under the Manhattan Bridge, were 400 worn […]

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Teaching 9/11

This was their last social studies class before the 15th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks that changed their city and the world.

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NYC Primary: Colorful Sanders supporters rally at Navy Yard before debate

They came from all over the country to take on the more subdued Hilary Clinton supporters.

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Gang violence grows in Brooklyn

According to the NYPD, in North Brooklyn alone, there are 73 separate gangs.

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Dozens march against gun violence

City officials, residents, chaplains, community outreach organizations, and residents of all races, walked a mile, praying and chanting to Ebbets Field.

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LGBTQ barbershop makes the right cuts

Kutzwell started her barbershop in 2007 when her friends in the LGBTQ community complained about the service they received at neighborhood barbershops.

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Veterans and civilians “Run as One”

 Members of Team Red, White & Blue, Team Rubicon and The Mission Continues run beside and cheer on one of the final finishers of the fourth annual “Run As One” 5k on March 28, 2015. Photo by Stacey Kilpatrick   Ten American flags waved patriotically as the gusty air blew throughout Central Park on a recent Saturday at about 11 […]