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ENY Community Activist Chris Banks and PTA President Latesha Summers Rally To Stop Firing of Staff at I.S. 292

This past Friday, East New York Community Leaders, parents and students of I.S. 292 held a rally in front of the school.  The community...

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BrooklynHousing

13 New Homes and 17 Rental Units of Housing Complete in East New York for Low and Moderate Income Residents

The New York City Department of Housing Preservation and Development (HPD) has completed the development of the Blake Hendrix affordable...

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Cannabis Education Program Coming to Brooklyn’s Medgar Evers College in Crown Heights

Brooklyn’s historic Medgar Evers College (MEC), celebrating over five decades of advancing knowledge, social justice, and...

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Alloy Development Moving Forward With Big Plans for Downtown Brooklyn

by Bill Bernal Approximately four years in the planning, Alloy Development is energetically moving forward on one of their most ambitious...

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215 Unit Affordable Housing Coming to Brownsville on Rockaway Ave With Union Labor Involvement

RiseBoro Community Partnership, a non-profit, is partnering with Slate Property Group to build a 215-unit affordable housing project in...

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City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Gains Strong Endorsement From Carpenters Union

By Jason Linetsky for East New York News With less than a month until early voting begins for New York City’s primaries, City Council...

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City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Will Announce the Carpenter’s Union Endorsement of Her Campaign Wed. May 19 at a Rally in East New York to Fight the Privatization of NYCHA

Brooklyn, New York (May 18, 2021) Today it was announced that the New York City District Council of Carpenters has endorsed Nikki Lucas for...

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Join the Livestream Discussion: ENY Public Safety on NYC Subways & Buses with Founder of Progressive Action Sunday May 16

East Brooklyn residents are urged to join this week’s livestream discussion about Public Safety issues and solutions relating to...

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Local 372, the NYC Board of Education Employees Union, Endorses Nikki Lucas for City Council in District 42 Covering East New York, Brownsville, Canarsie and East Flatbush

Official Campaign Press Release Below Distributed by NYC Newswire Brooklyn, New York (May 4, 2021) Today, it was announced that District 42...

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CSA, The NYC Principal’s Union, Endorses Nikki Lucas For City Council In District 42 Covering East New York, Brownsville, Canarsie And East Flatbush

Today it was announced that Nikki Lucas the City Council candidate in the 42nd District, covering East New York, Brownsville, Canarsie...

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