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Kim Council Defeats The Brooklyn Political Machine That Was Trying To Keep Her Off the Ballot for City Council in East New York and Bushwick

On April 29, 2020, Judge Edgar Walker ruled that, Kimberly Council and another candidate for City Council in Brooklyn’s 37th District,...

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East New York Resident & Teacher Dies From COVID-19 After A Frustrating Journey Through NYC Health Care System

Photo: Rana Zoe Mungin/ Rana Zoe Mungin, a 30 year old graduate of Wellesley College and University of...

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Coronavirus Might Cause Gateway Mall in East New York To Lose A Big Tenant Before They Ever Open

Dave & Buster’s received support from Community Board 5 a few months ago in support of their liquor license, under a...

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There is a lot of truth in this time tested, tried, and true statement: you are what you eat. Food does not only affect the state of your...

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Watch Full Video Interview With NY State Senator Julia Salazar on VOICES of East New York With Nikki Lucas

New York State Senator Julia Salazar sat down for a One On One Interview in this week’s segment of VOICES of East New York With Nikki...

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Coronavirus Has Killed Thousands At U.S. Nursing Homes: Can Home Care Be The Answer?

Sponsored Content by New York for Seniors | Home Care (HealthDay News) — The numbers are staggering: More than 3,600 nursing home and...

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East New York’s Caterina’s Pizzeria and Its Proprietor Eddie Di Benedetto Partner With  Nikki Lucas and The D.R.E.A.M. Foundation To Give Free Pizza To Local Hospital

photo: Nikki Lucas, Eddie Di Benedetto with Brookdale Medical Center Staff In the midst of the Covid 19 pandemic, community leaders and...

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East New York NYCHA Seniors To Receive Free Tablets To Stay Connected to Family

Mayor De Blasio announced that 10,000 seniors living in NYCHA developments will be receiving tablets through a partnership with T-Mobile....

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Residents at Starrett City Suffer a Blackout During Coronavirus Pandemic

Starrett City, now known as Spring Creek Towers, has new owners but they still seem to have the same problems of old. Over the past few...

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East New Yorkers Not Taking Advantage of The NYC Food Delivery Assistance Program for Those In Need

photo Courtesy NYC Taxi Written by Nikki Lucas, Community Organizer I recently found out that the BRC (Brownsville Recreation Center), is a...

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