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Election for Williams’ successor set for Tuesday

May 13 | Paula Katinas

It’s a high stakes game of political musical chairs, and the latest winner will be crowned on Tuesday. That’s the day a special election will be held in the 45th Council District in Flatbush to replace former Councilmember Jumaane Williams, who won a special election earlier this year to replace Letitia James as New York […]

Harry Silver Co Inc. shareholder Marcella Coma holds a sign protesting Unella Perry at the Community Board 9 general meeting on March 26. Eagle photo by Paul Frangipane

East Flatbush housing complex residents say they face eviction because of board misspending

March 27 | Paul Frangipane

Shareholders of an East Flatbush affordable housing development protested a Community Board 9 member at the group’s Tuesday meeting, charging her with conflict of interest and misappropriation of funds. “Collusion,” shareholders of Harry Silver Housing Co. yelled at Unella Rhone-Perry during the CB9 general meeting at Medgar Evers College. The protesters see Rhone-Perry’s role as […]

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