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Monday, February 18, 2019

Bursting Park Slope’s Progressive Bubble – Opinion

By Jane Willis, Park Slope resident who spent the summer canvassing for Kashif Hussain in her neighborhood. In the heat of the first day of the Judge Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearings on September 4th, the heat...

National School Walkout Rally In Prospect Park Next Wednesday

From Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams: Friends, We are in a unique period in our nation's history. The greatest experience in growth is getting involved in a moment of change. Now is that moment. In the...

Help Our Public Charter Schools Grow – OPINION

We received the following email yesterday from a student at Coney Island Prep, a public charter school of who's first graduating class last year 100% of students were accepted to college. Charter Schools remain a...

Senate District 17 Is Awakening, Mr. Felder – OPINION

By Naomi Rabeeya In the past few weeks I have received a number of communications from my state senator, Simcha Felder. There was the fire safety alert, library forgiveness for unpaid late fees, a card...

What’s Up, DOT? Are You Waiting For A Kid To Get Killed?

We received the following Letter to The Editor from a parent of P.S. 889 student in response to our coverage of the safety surrounding PS889 on Coney Island Avenue: Dear Editor, Pedestrian safety was marked absent...

Where Are They Now: Greetings From North Carolina

Remember Scaredy Kat - the Park Slope staple for 14 years, and a lifesaver for last minute gifts that closed in 2013? A reader stops by their new location in North Carolina and sends word. We...