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DevelopmentHousing

Brownsville Building To Be Redeveloped Into New Affordable Housing As Family Services Network Finds Co Developer

According to YIMBY, Xenolith Partners has announced plans to jumpstart construction at the site of a derelict and abandoned police...

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Free Food Pickup & Hot Meal Locations for Brownsville Residents

By Frank and Alexis Mena See List of Food Pickup Days / Times / Locations at the bottom of this page. In times of uncertainty and pressure...

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HealthHousingPolitics

10 Residents Die In Their Apartments in Van Dyke Houses in Brownsville As NYCHA Residents Are Hit Hardest by Coronavirus

It is no secret by now that residents in the most under-served areas in New York City have been hit the hardest by the Coronavirus...

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Health

Here Is The Link To Get Your Coronavirus Stimulus Check for Those Who Do Not Need To File Taxes

If you don’t usually file a tax return, submit your information here to get the Economic Impact Payment from the Coronavirus Stimulus...

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Features

Chris Banks This Week’s Guest On VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas Sunday April 12, 2020

Chris Banks is the guest on this week’s segment of VOICES of East New York with Nikki Lucas. The segment will be featured on this...

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Education

NYC DOE Providing iPads To Students for Remote Learning As Schools Close for Remainder of the Year

On Saturday, April 11, after consulting with public health experts and educators about the ongoing trajectory of the virus, and the...

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HealthPolitics

5 New Coronavirus Testing Locations In Flatbush, Brownsville, Aqueduct, Jamaica, South Bronx

Amid the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, five new testing facilities are opening, primarily in neighborhoods where the need is greatest. A...

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Health

Pandemic Adds to Challenge of Caring for Loved One With Dementia

Before the COVID-19 outbreak, Annette Adams-Brown’s 87-year-old mother was an avid follower of TV news. Now Adams-Brown has to...

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DevelopmentHousing

Win An Affordable Lottery Apartment in NYC By Simply Updating Your Application

In East New York there is a massive brand new affordable housing development accepting applications for 199 affordable apartments through...

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EducationPolitics

Vincent Riggins Of Brite Leadership Talks About Including African American History in NY State Curriculum On VOICES Of East New York With Nikki Lucas

Vincent Riggins, of Brite Leadership Coalition, will be on VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas to talk about the campaign to include...

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