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The Winner of the City Council Race in East New York Between Charles Barron and Nikki Lucas Will Be Decided With Ranked Choice Voting

It looks like Ranked Choice Voting will decide the final outcome of the City Council race in East New York, in the 42nd District. With 99%...

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Major Upset in NYC Council Race in Brownsville As Darlene Mealy is the Projected Winner Over Alicka Ampry-Samuel

It looks like there was a major upset last night in the City Council race in Brownsville.  Darlene Mealy, who was in the City Council from...

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Maya Wiley and City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Endorse Each Other

photo – Maya Wiley and Nikki Lucas in East New York talking to residents. Today, New York City mayoral candidate Maya Wiley and City...

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East New York News Endorses 6 Candidates Who Will Positively Impact the Lives of ENY and Brownsville Residents

East New York News has announced its slate of endorsements for the Democratic Primary.  The digital media outlet is endorsing Eric Adams...

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These Six Moms Have the Power to Change the New York City Council’s Landscape

By Florence Mafomemeh Moms can do anything and running for public office is one of them. But it is challenging when young kids are...

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Events

Support the Sisters With Purpose Fundraiser Food Pantry and Youth Programs in East New York

COMMUNITY ANNOUNCEMENT Sisters With Purpose, INC is hosting a fundraiser event on June 12 at 908 Erskine Street. Proceeds will go towards...

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ENY City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Launches Video Ad Focusing on Change and Solutions

The Committee to Elect Nikki Lucas campaign launched a new video ad, Change and Solutions, focusing on change in the 42nd Council District,...

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215 Unit Affordable Housing Coming to Brownsville on Rockaway Ave With Union Labor Involvement

RiseBoro Community Partnership, a non-profit, is partnering with Slate Property Group to build a 215-unit affordable housing project in...

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East New York City Council Candidate Nikki Lucas Picks Up More Endorsements As Election Day Nears

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (Press Release Distributed by NYC Newswire) Emily’s List Endorses Nikki Lucas for Change in the 42nd City Council...

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June 2021 Primary Election To Include Language Translation Services for 11 Languages at Select Poll Sites

The Civic Engagement Commission (CEC) will be providing language assistance services at select poll sites during the upcoming election....

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