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NYC Providing Free Air Conditioners To Help Eligible Households Stay Cool for the Hot Summer Months

How it Works The Cooling Assistance benefit helps eligible households buy and install an air conditioner or fan up to a cost of $800. The...

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Entrepreneurs, Small Business Owners & Freelancers Join Rafael Espinal the President of Freelancers Union Live This Sunday June 14 on VOICES of East New York

If you are an entrepreneur, small business owner or freelancer be sure to join this week’s live discussion with former NYC Councilman...

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Fusion East Restaurant Brings Their Caribbean Soul Cuisine To Brownsville for Lunch Specials

Fusion East, the chic’ Caribbean Soul restaurant located just outside of the Elton St entrance of the Gateway Mall in East New York,...

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Brownsville Youth Ages 14-24 Can Earn Up To $1,200 Through NYC’s NeON Summer Program Apply By June 15

Submitted by Nikki Lucas New York City has cancelled the Summer Youth Program (SYEP), but the city is launching the NeON Summer Program,...

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ASPCA Food & Supplies Distribution for Pets To Help Pet Owners During COVID-19

Submitted by Nikki Lucas The ASPCA has established a distribution center to provide dog and cat owners free access to pet food and...

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Care Packages and PPE Items Delivered To Seniors by Tradition Home Care and Canarsie Adult Day Center

Tradition Home Care and Canarsie Adult Living Day Center have partnered to deliver care packages and PPE items, like masks, to seniors in...

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Join the Live Discussion With Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez on VOICES of East New York Sunday June 7 at 9am

This Sunday, June 7, 2020 @9am be sure to join the Live Discussion with Brooklyn DA Eric Gonzalez. The DA will be live on the VOICES of Eat...

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NYC Curfew from 8pm-5am Imposed by Mayor De Blasio Starts Tonight Through June 7

Photo of a Black Lives Matter demonstration in 2016 by Nicole Baster on Unsplash Today Mayor De Blasio imposed an 8pm-5am curfew starting...

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Housing

Applications Available for 206 New Affordable Apartments in East New York

Applications are now available for 206 NEWLY CONSTRUCTED Apartments at 2858 Linden Boulevard (Linden Terrace), East New York, Brooklyn...

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OpEd: The NYPD Slave Catching Patrol Give Reason to Create a New Way To Hold Police Accountable for Their Violations Against Black New Yorkers

by Vernon Jones / CEO of JIG Media In yesterday’s one on on interview, on VOICES of East New York, (see the full interview below)...

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