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Tanay Warerkar

Teachout Does More Reach Out, Hochul Comes to Greenpoint

Opinion polls suggest her chances of winning are slim, but Zephyr Teachout, a Fordham University law professor is determinedly widening...

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East River State Park Plugs-In

With tech startups and industry titans alike making Williamsburg their home in recent years, the neighborhood’s public spaces aren’t ones...

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Courtesy Matt Ojala

Levin Recognizes Scholastic Award Recipient for Williamsburg Mural

City Councilmembers led by Steve Levin honored the creative genius of Steven Paul, the high school student behind the photograph...

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See You After Class at Greenpoint Y Afterschool

When the school bell rings, learning and socializing don’t have to end. And with the Y After School program, hundreds...

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Tanay Warerkar

Police Reinforce Positive Community Relations at Greenpoint’s National Night Out

Close to 200 people showed up to Greenpoint’s National Night Out – part of the nationwide annual event that promotes...

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Cuts, Cappuccinos, and Cocktails at This Barbershop

It’s been three months since the jack-of-all-trades Blind Barber opened its doors in Williamsburg, but only now is it settling...

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Tanay Warerkar

Checkmate: Summer Chess Champs Crowned at M.S. 126

The future chess masters of the world were crowned Friday at the John Ericsson Middle School on Leonard Street.

The ceremony,...

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Tanay Warerkar

Local Electeds Step Up Efforts to Fight Childhood Hunger

With summer vacation in full swing, most kids are enjoying the thrills of camp, cooling off in the pool, or...

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Tanay Warerkar

Greenpoint Chamber, Groundswell Mural Tackles Local Environmentalism

Armed with paintbrushes, cans of paint, and a whole lot of enthusiasm, work kicked off in earnest on another new...

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Fashionistas for a Day: Teachers at P.S. 31 Get a Makeover

With just a month left before schools goes back into session, a group of 19 teachers from Meserole Avenue’s P.S....

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Lentol Seeks to Increase Punishment Against Subway Harassers

Back in 2007, then-Manhattan Borough President Scott Stringer conducted an online questionnaire survey on sexual harassment& on the Subway.

The...

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MS 126 Students Return from Mile High Excursion in Turkey

They came, they saw, they conquered, and for a little time, they even got to experience zero gravity.

Last week marked...

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Police Blotters: 94th Precinct

Warring Clan

A 26-year-old man was attacked by his cousin on the morning of July 31, according to police.

The victim was...

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Police Blotters: 90th Precinct

Backyard Bike

A motorcycle was stolen from the backyard of Bushwick Court on July 14 around 8 p.m., according to police.

The...

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Local Artist Commemorates 70th Anniversary of Oft-Forgotten Warsaw Uprising

Seventy years ago, this week, between 20,000 and 50,000 Polish soldiers took to the streets of Warsaw to drive out...

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