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Protests against redeveloping Crown Heights’ Bedford-Union Armory continue
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Protests against redeveloping Crown Heights’ Bedford-Union Armory continue

Neighbors are worried that development plans could lead to further gentrification of Crown Heights.

Dozens march against gun violence
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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.

Brooklyn borough president Eric Adams is demanding affordable housing for Brooklynites.
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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 […]

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Chicken farming in New York City

Keeping chickens in the city is a “really reasonable way” for New Yorkers to take part in farming,’ said chicken farmer Noah Leff.

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Community group in Crown Heights hopes to reduce gun violence

Community group Save Our Streets Crown Heights works with youth in Brooklyn

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Hair salon reflects changing neighborhood

Diversity has brought hope and new clients to Crown Heights.