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Toba Potosky: We Are Failing Our Neighbors Without Homes

June 16 | By Toba Potosky

New Yorkers are well familiar with the problems of homelessness. This has been an issue the city, indeed the country, has grappled with for many years. The confluence of mental illness, high housing costs, poverty, and government inaction have made homelessness seem an intractable problem. It is not. As a candidate to represent the 33rd […]

Toba Potosky Emerges From Latest Financial Filing with Most Cash on Hand in District 33 City Council Race

February 23 | Brooklyn Eagle Staff

New York City Council candidate Toba Potosky today announced having more cash on hand – over $166,000 – than any other candidate in the 10-way race to replace term-limited Councilmember Stephen Levin. Potosky said the financial information was released in the New York City Campaign Finance Board’s latest filing. District 33 encompasses most of the […]

Atlantic Ave. holiday window design competition winners revealed

December 7 | Editorial Staff

On the eve of Dec. 1, five distinguished arts personalities walked the length of Atlantic Avenue and its side streets from Fourth Avenue to Hicks Street to judge the windows of participating stores and restaurants, under the auspices of the Atlantic Avenue Local Development Corporation. Allison Prete, Jed Rothstein, Steven W. Standard (Strafe), Adam Suerte […]

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