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De Blasio promotes affordable housing plan at Cypress Hills senior residences

New York City created or preserved more than 24,500 affordable homes last year, breaking a record for the nation's biggest city, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Tuesday. The previous record was just over 23,100, in 1989. … Full Article
 

City brings new litter baskets to East New York

There’s a lot of trash talk going on these days in East New York. But that’s a good thing, city officials said.  … Full Article
 

Re-visiting Marine Park with Mark Chiusano

Marine Park is one of those south Brooklyn neighborhoods that often gets overlooked. In his debut collection “Marine Park,” Mark Chiusano immortalized the spirit and the cast of characters that inhabit Brooklyn’s special southeastern marshland. … Full Article
 

The next Prospect Park? Massive 407-acre state park coming to Jamaica Bay in East New York

Shunned as the bowels of Brooklyn, Jamaica Bay has long been chastised as polluted marshland, a toxic waterway below the shadows of planes sloping steeply toward Kennedy Airport. … Full Article
 

East New York dog rescued from garbage now walking, discharged from animal hospital

It’s a blessing in disguise. Saint Vincent, the dog who was rescued from a trash bag in East New York on Dec. 19, is recovering well and was discharged from the Veterinary Emergency & Referral Group (VERG) on Friday afternoon. … Full Article
 

$5,000 reward offered for would-be dog killer in East New York

A nonprofit animal rights organization is offering a $5,000 reward for any information leading to the arrest of a person who left a dog to die in East New York on Dec. 19. … Full Article
 

New Lots Library now an IDNYC enrollment center

Brooklyn residents looking to apply for identification cards in the city’s IDNYC program now have a new place where they can get it done. The Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) announced that an IDNYC enrollment center has opened in the New Lots branch in East New York.  … Full Article
 

Wounded dog with taped mouth found in East New York garbage bag

A dog was found in a trash bag in East New York on Tuesday night with its mouth tied shut. … Full Article
 

Post-Superstorm Sandy rebuilding continues in Gerritsen Beach

I'll give ya shelter from the storm. Five years after Superstorm Sandy, rebuilding continues in Gerritsen Beach, a beloved Brooklyn neighborhood on a slim peninsula. … Full Article
 

Do you know the way to Shell Bank Canal?

Where is Brooklyn's other canal? These days, everybody in the known universe can point the way to the toxic yet trendy 1.8-mile-long Gowanus Canal. But what about Shell Bank Canal? Have you even heard of it? … Full Article
 

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