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America’s most toxic waterway gets some help

Slowly but surely, the Gowanus Canal — referred to by some as arguably the dirtiest waterway in America — is beginning to see some noticeable progress. … Full Article
 

OPINION: The democratic approach to the L train

The election is over. Whether your candidate won or lost, the beauty of democracy was at work. The ability to influence our future is what makes our country so special. … Full Article
 
TWU Campbell by Mary Frost

Transit workers rally in Brooklyn Heights against their own union

The contract for 38,000 New York City Transit workers expires on Jan. 15, and a group of union members says they fear the union will make too many concessions to the city during upcoming negotiations. … Full Article
 

Crown Heights pols clash over Bedford-Union Armory proceedings

Generally, armories have been constructed to prepare for war, not to generate war. That does not seem to be the case, however, with the long-vacant Bedford-Union Armory in Crown Heights. … Full Article
 

OPINION: Show your support for our neighborhood healthcare, The Brooklyn Hospital Center

As pastor of Brown Memorial Baptist Church for the last 15 years, I’ve seen our neighborhoods undergo some dramatic changes. Some of those changes are positive in nature and keep our neighborhood moving forward. … Full Article
 

Hamilton joins IDC as election shakeup looms

State Sen. Jesse Hamilton’s surprise announcement on Monday that he has decided to join a group of breakaway Democrats in the State Senate will give the band of political mavericks some added clout in the legislative chamber, according to political observers. … Full Article
 

Crown Heights street co-named for revered local pastor and his wife

To honor them for a legacy of more than 60 years ministering to their congregation, the street outside First Baptist Church of Crown Heights has been co-named for its famed pastor and his wife. … Full Article
 
Hillary call center

Young and old cold call for Clinton in Downtown Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Eagle visited a call center for Hillary Clinton in Downtown Brooklyn on Friday, just days before the election, to ask volunteers why they were backing Clinton. … Full Article
 

Richardson’s arrest won’t ruin re-election chances

State Assemblymember Diana Richardson, who rocked the political establishment when she won her seat in a special election in May of 2015, stands an excellent chance of winning today’s election despite the fact that she was arrested four days before Election Day and charged with assaulting h … Full Article
 

McGolrick Park Neighborhood Alliance plants daffodil bulbs in Greenpoint Park

A classic autumn morning greeted members of the McGolrick Park Neighborhood Alliance as they gathered to initiate the latest phase in the park’s beautification. … Full Article
 

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