Assemblyman Felix W. Ortiz (right) is joined by staffers (left to right) Cristian Guevara, Louis H. Vega, Sara Jacobs and Pei Yu Zhang in front of the New York Legal Assistance Group's "Free Legal Help Center" in front of his office in Sunset Park on Monday. Ortiz's office is partnering with NYLAG to provide free legal assistance for Brooklynites on various issues including housing, public benefits, disability benefits, identity theft, debt management, immigration, Sandy relief and more.
Sunset Park’s business community is eager to see who will replace Borough President Eric Adams in the state senate and whether that person will work to promote economic growth, according to leaders. … Full Article
Sunset's Park’s Eighth Avenue is the main corridor of Brooklyn’s Chinatown, teeming with pedestrians, shoppers and heavy traffic. As a result, it's also plagued by graffiti, litter and grime. But thanks to a new initiative, that may soon change. … Full Article