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Half Of Brooklyn’s Congressional Delegation Join Boycott Of Inauguration

At least half of Brooklyn's six members in the U.S. House of Representatives will be boycotting the inauguration of Donald Trump as president of...

Numerous Elected Officials Support Treyger’s Bid For District Leader Seat

Today, a group of 21 elected officials from all levels of government threw their support behind Councilman Mark Treyger in his campaign for the...

Comptroller To Host Town Hall At NY Aquarium On August 4

New York City Comptroller Scott M. Stringer will host a town hall meeting on Thursday, August 4 at 6:30pm, at the New York Aquarium...

Officials Announce Completion Of $28 Million Resiliency Project To Prevent Beach...

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Monday the completion of a $28 million resiliency project to restore Coney Island's beaches, prevent erosion and...

Chase Bank Pulling Out Of Coney Island, Leaving Sandy-Damaged Property To...

Coney Island has made significant progress this year stitching together the neighborhood's broken pieces after they were shattered by Superstorm Sandy. The Ida G....

City Officials Want F Train Express Service To Return To Coney...

Amid what appears to be a renaissance in Coney Island, southern Brooklyn's elected officials are calling on the MTA to restore F train express...

Southern Brooklyn Dems Endorse Pamela Harris To Represent 46th Assembly District

Several southern Brooklyn Democrats announced their support on Sunday for Pamela Harris, the Coney Island activist and former corrections officer running for the Assembly...

Vigil For Peace And Diplomacy Supporters Find Urgency, Even With Obama...

On the same day President Obama gained enough votes from Democrats to prevent Republicans from blocking the Iran nuclear peace deal, supporters of the...

Congressman Jeffries, Undecided On Nuclear Agreement, To Host Brighton Beach Town...

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries will meet with constituents at the Brighton Beach Shorefront Y on Thursday, August 13, to discuss President Obama's deal to limit...

FEMA Approves $100k To Begin Work On Sea Gate’s Damaged Flood...

Senators Chuck Schumer and Kirsten Gillibrand and Congressman Hakeem Jeffries announced Monday they had secured $100,000 from FEMA to begin reconstructing the damaged sea...

In Wake Of Charleston Massacre, Congressman Jeffries Calls For Renaming Of...

Some are scratching their heads over why a Dyker Heights street would be named for a Confederate Civil War general -- including Congressman Hakeem Jeffries. The mile-long General Lee...

Tonight: Town Hall With 20+ City Agencies At John Dewey HS

More than 20 city agencies will be available to address questions and concerns at a town hall meeting tonight hosted by Councilman Mark Treyger, Congressman Hakeem Jeffries,...

Donations To Families Of Slain Detectives Made After Dec. 31 Are...

Did you make a donation towards an organization supporting the families of Detective Wenjian Liu or Detective Rafael Ramos? Well, thanks to a newly passed...

Congressman Jeffries & Mathylde Frontus Honored For Efforts To Revitalize Coney...

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and Dr. Mathylde Frontus were honored for their contributions to Coney Island and neighboring communities as part of Black History Month...

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries & Mathylde Frontus Honored For Efforts To Revitalize...

Congressman Hakeem Jeffries and Dr. Mathylde Frontus were honored for their contributions to Coney Island and neighboring communities as part of Black History Month at Coney...