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National Divisions Apparent In Southern Brooklyn After Election

Donald Trump came out on top in this historically crass election, and all of the pundits are speaking about the divisions in our country...

Hillary Clinton Is Coming To The Navy Yard Tonight

Hillary Clinton will be at the Brooklyn Navy Yard tonight as the presidential primary election results roll in . The Clinton campaign has scheduled an...

Midwood Visit Appeals To Bernie Sanders’ Libertarian Side

Midwood residents caught a glimpse of presidential candidate Bernie Sanders on Wednesday. The Vermont Senator, who met that same day with civil rights leader...

Neighbors In The News: Steve Slavin Remembers His Old Friend, Presidential...

Long before Bernie Sanders was a Vermont Senator running for President of the United States, the Democratic politician was a Brooklyn College student who...

Neighbor Ben Smith Goes To Washington! BuzzFeed’s Editor-In-Chief Interviews President Barack...

While many of us were trying out Asya, planning our Valentine's Day, and anticipating the Cold War coming to our neighborhood (well, or at least...

Prospect Park Announces That Only Portions Of Park Will Be Closed...

Turns out that all of Prospect Park isn't closed on Friday after all. The park issued the following statement on Thursday afternoon: Please note that only...

Op-Ed: Looney Losers Launch Sour Grapes Secession Campaign

BETWEEN THE LINES: I truly intended to steer clear of politics for this column. However, when I read about the secession effort set in...

Obama to Visit Storm-Damaged NYC Today

President Obama will be in the city today to tour communities ravaged by Sandy. If you're planning on being in Staten Island or the...

Op-Ed: Voting And Gloating Are Over – Where Do We Go...

BETWEEN THE LINES: The presidential campaign stretched out for 18 months, yet it seemed longer — a lot longer. I’ve had my fill of annoying attack...

Poll: Who’s the Man?

The polls have been open since 6am and voter lines have stretched throughout the Slope for a good portion of the day. Will Obama...

Op-Ed: America Needs Barack Obama

BETWEEN THE LINES: For habitual readers of this column, it should come as no revelation as to who my preference is in Tuesday’s presidential election. Over...

Op-Ed: Despite Debate Win, GOP Seeks Edge With Voter Suppression

BETWEEN THE LINES: When Mitt Romney became the Republican’s designated presidential nominee following his victories in the spring primaries, the party’s conservative wing seemed as...

Ready for the Debates? The Bars Are

If the sidewalk chalkboards are any indication, 5th Avenue bars are ready for tonight's debate action. Commonwealth, located on 5th Avenue and 12th Street, can't...

Pain At The Pump Will Determine Presidential Election Outcome, Says Sunoco...

The rising price of fuel at a Sheepshead Bay service station is serving as a national litmus test for the 2012 presidential race, according...

VIDEO: Nadler Criticizes Obama For Not Vetoing Bill That Limits Civil...

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zADZLIh_4Bk?rel=0] The above YouTube video shows Congressman Jerold Nadler on Countdown With Keith Olberman criticizing fellow Democrat President Obama for not vetoing the National...