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Indictment finally comes for murderer of Indiana tourist staying in Bushwick Airbnb

November 23 | Rob Abruzzese

BUSHWICK — Justice may finally be coming for an Indiana tourist who was shot and killed while he was staying in a Bushwick AirBnB on a vacation in Brooklyn. District Attorney Eric Gonzalez announced on Friday that the defendant, 26-year-old William Freeman, of Gravesend, was arraigned on an indictment that charged him with murder. Freeman […]

Prosecutors allege Bushwick developers cashed in on tax breaks while overcharging tenants

October 20 | George Joseph, THE CITY

This article was originally published on Oct 19 12:58pm EDT by THE CITY BUSHWICK — Manhattan prosecutors allege that a group of six developers ripped off taxpayers, overcharging Bushwick tenants while cashing in on a controversial, now lapsed, state tax break for developments that are supposed to include income-restricted affordable units. According to an indictment […]

This Bushwick mural will display over 20,000 Donald Trump lies

September 28 | Editorial Staff

It’s no surprise to any astute observer: Bushwick, Brooklyn, isn’t backing Donald Trump in the upcoming presidential election. But Radio Free Brooklyn has taken things a step further. The independent community radio station is currently assembling “Wall of Lies,” a 50-foot by 10-foot outdoor mural displaying the more than 20,000 lies told so far by […]

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