Post Tagged with: "Brooklyn"

Features / Multimedia / Video

Tom Tom helps female drummers keep the beat

At the core of everything, the Tom Tom Academy looks to expose as many people to drumming as they can.

Audio / News / Special Reports

Blizzard of 2015: Greenpoint

As the colossal Nor’easter dubbed Juno rushed headlong into the Northeastern Seaboard Monday afternoon, Brooklynites weren’t taking any chances.

Features / Special Reports

NYC Marathon: Sisters support their sister in Clinton Hill

Planted firmly at the course’s ninth mile marker, sisters Naerim Kim and Chaerim Smith screamed in support of their older sister Lana Kim, who passed just moments before.

Features / Special Reports

NYC Marathon: Collecting discarded running clothes in Bay Ridge

While waiting for the next wave of runners, she went to middle of the street and collected the clothing the runners threw off their now warmed up bodies.

Midterm Elections 2014 / Politics

Volunteers Come out for Recchia Campaign for Congress

The race for New York’s 11th Congressional District seat has been one of the most competitive in the current election cycle.

Politics / Uncategorized

Language is election issue in New York Russian-speaking district

More than half of the Russian population cannot be considered fluent in English.

News / Uncategorized

Alma Realty’s Brooklyn tenants protest against proposed rent hikes

Brooklyn borough president Eric Adams at a rally against proposed rent hikes at the Jewish Hospital Crown Heights apartment complex. Photo by Ellie Miao by Ellie Miao Residents, affordable housing advocates and elected officials rallied yesterday morning, to protest Alma Realty’s announcement of converting Brooklyn’s rent-stabilized Jewish Hospital Crown Heights apartment complex into market rate. “Where am I going to […]

Video

NY People: Roger Mamedov, MMA Academy owner and instructor

by Thom Friend The most important thing to Roger Mamedov, the owner and an instructor at the Williamsburg Mixed Martial Arts Academy, is the community MMA builds.

Video

NY People: Ray Luna, owner of Moutain Province

by Megan Jamerson Mountain Province is not your typical Williamsburg, Brooklyn coffee joint. Owned by Ray Luna, it serves Filipino coffee and treats.

Video

NY People: Sarah Sanneh and Pies n Thighs

by Christina Dun Sarah Sanneh, cofounder of Brooklyn eatery, Pies n Thighs, talks about her delicious business.