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Charter School plan may threaten Bed-Stuy bike repair program

Pathways for Graduation, a popular after-school program in Bedford-Stuyvesant, could be in jeopardy if the city Department of Education decides to use the space for a charter school, according to … Full Article

City Council gives $2 million towards efforts aimed at Airbnb

City Council Speaker Corey Johnson (D-Manhattan) has called for giving $2 million more to the Office of Special Enforcement, which enforces rules that ban transient occupancy, ac … Full Article

All aboard! 'Bike Train' prepares commuters for 'L-pocalypse'

There are plenty of excuses for not riding a bike in New York City: you’re tired, you’re scared of being hit, the city streets are a nightmare of double-parked cars, rogue drivers and even cops in bike lanes. … Full Article

Park Slope synagogue cleans up its portfolio by divesting from Chase Bank

A Park Slope synagogue is taking scripture about God’s green earth literally. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today April 18: The Coney Island Boardwalk Could Become a Concrete Sidewalk

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 57°, Night 45°, Mostly Sunny … Full Article

Tracy Morgan brings 'The Last O.G.' back to his native Bushwick

It was vintage Tracy Morgan. “I love you!” the famously needy former "Saturday Night Live" star shouted to a growing crowd of his former Bushwick neighbors on Tuesday. “I love you all! And there’s not a damned thing you can do about it! Except love back!” … Full Article

Green-Wood Cemetery accepts a second disgraced statue

It's not a monument to a 19th-century doctor who experimented on slaves — it's a jumping off point for a discussion of history. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today April 17: Schumer, Cuomo Blast Plan to Remove Bomb-Sniffing Dogs From NYC Airports, Trains

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 52°, Night 40°, Mostly Cloudy then Slight Chance of Showers … Full Article

Tuesday April 17, Our World in Pictures

NEW YORK – Trump’s Lawyer in Court: Michael Cohen, President Donald Trump's personal attorney, center, leaves federal court following a hearing Monday, in New York. … Full Article

Monday April 16, Our World in Pictures

MASSACHUSETTS — Marathon Winner Holds Up Trophy: Yuki Kawauchi of Japan hold up his trophy after winning the 122nd Boston Marathon on Monday. He is the first Japanese man to win the race since 1987. … Full Article

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