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Broadway Junction lies on the border of East New York and Bedford-Stuyvesant. Eagle photo by Paul Frangipane

Subject to Inspection: Brooklyn Spaces and Issues

January 14 | Brooklyn Eagle Editorial

First, the Big Picture We are facing an unprecedented period of uncertainty and doubt in Brooklyn. A global pandemic, a rise in crime, a loss of economic activity, the laying bare of racial injustice. On the whole a disturbing crisis of leadership at all levels of government. The next six months are perhaps the most […]

Police: 1 killed, 6 hurt in shooting at Brooklyn apartments

November 23 | Associated Press

A young woman has died and six other people were wounded in a shooting at an apartment building in Brooklyn that followed an earlier shooting near a Sweet 16 birthday party, police said. The first shooting happened shortly after 9 p.m. Sunday in East New York and left a 17-year-old boy wounded in the leg, […]

Council considers killing the tax-collection machine Rudy Giuliani built

October 23 | Peter Senzamici and Allison Dikanovic, THE CITY

This story was originally published on Oct. 22 by THE CITY. Sign up here to get the latest stories from THE CITY delivered to you each morning. New York’s pandemic pause on a program that sells unpaid city property debts to investors has community advocates calling to scrap the Giuliani-era approach altogether. The annual tax […]

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