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CONGESTION PRICING DEBATED IN QUEENS
Congestion pricing, or charging drivers for entering — or sometimes even leaving — Manhattan south of 60th Street, appears to be gaining traction as a means of securing a new stream of revenue for mass transit.
REDFERN RALLY: END 'CULTURE OF VIOLENCE'
Residents of the Redfern Houses in Far Rockaway joined with clergy this week in a rally at the sprawling public housing complex, saying that they are “fed-up with gun violence,” and issuing a call for real action in ending “the culture of violence” that...
NEW PARTNERS IN SERVICE:
BRIGHT TEMPLE AME CHURCH
In need of some extra hands for a special cleanup project, Rev. James Sherwyn reached out to the 41st precinct's Sergeant Clarivel Socola for help. Bronx Community Solutions has forged a long-time partnership with Sgt. Socola and...
MEETING AT TORAS EMES REVIEWS TRANSPORTATION SERVICES FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION
The Office of Pupil Transportation (OPT) of the New York City Department of Education (DOE) broke ice for the 2007-2008 school year in its appointment of Rabbi Moshe Ausfresser, former assistant principal of Yeshiva Toras Emes...
VOLUNTEERS BUILD SOUP KITCHEN IN SOUTH BRONX FOR MARTIN LUTHER KING JR. DAY
HUNTS POINT — Felix Acevedo, 18, lives in Hunts Point and says he is well aware of the problems the neighborhood faces, such as hunger and homelessness. "From Southern Boulevard to Lafayette Avenue and down, you...
FOOD BANK FOR NYC, BRIGHT TEMPLE AME CHURCH CREATE SOUP KITCHEN
In honor of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legacy, nearly 150 Food Bank for NYC volunteers from different backgrounds rolled up their sleeves on Monday, January 16 to create Hunts Point’s first food pantry.
PASTOR ALLEGES BIAS IN ROUTE 1 S.B. TRAFFIC STOP MINISTER CHARGED WITH DELAYING TRAFFIC
SOUTH BRUNSWICK — Police are investigating a bias complaint against one of their own. "The investigation is ongoing," Capt. Michael Marosi said Wednesday. "I would be very surprised if one of our officers acted inappropriately."
CELEBRATION OF HYMNS
NEW YORK CITY
On September 18, 2016 at 3:15 pm Bright Temple AME Church will present HYMNS an afternoon singing some of the most beloved hymns of the Christian faith. Music Director Gregory Sheppard will lead the Bright Temple Choir, soloist...
TICKETED PASTOR ASKS
S.B. FOR POLICE STUDY
The majority of South Brunswick’s Township Council members will wait until the Police Department completes its own investigation into a bias complaint before taking any action.