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  1. Multi-family sales take off as Brooklyn market surged in first half of yearRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Real Deal

    ... dollar volume in the first six months of the year The data showed that the biggest growth took place in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Crown Heights and Bushwick. In those neighborhoods, 252 properties were sold in 170 transactions totaling nearly $710 ...

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  2. Canaan, N.Y.: Civil War hero is subject of talkRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    Juanita Knott, Stuyvesant town historian, will give a talk on Civil War hero Patrick Sweeney from Stuyvesant at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at the Canaan Historical Society located on Warner Crossing Road, off County Route 5. A detour is in place for bridge work; follow the detour signs.

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  3. Can Anything Resuscitate Brooklyn's Ailing Hospitals?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WNYC-AM New York

    ... given with the understanding that its closure would have disastrous consequences for the surrounding Bedford-Stuyvesant community. A state report from 2011 identified at least three other Brooklyn hospitals "at risk of imminent financial collapse." ...

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  4. Brooklyn Principal, Boyfriend Charged With Smuggling Heroin Into PrisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | CBS Local

    ... police say Sadie Silver - who made headlines for a dramatic improvement in reading scores at P.S. 28 in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Brooklyn - and a man described as her boyfriend, Michael Acosta, tried to sneak heroin and painkillers into Coxsackie ...

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  5. Why NYCa s push to change school admissions will punish poor AsiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | New York Post

    ... they had purchased on the Upper East Side. Ting mastered English and eventually set his sights on getting into Stuyvesant High School, the crown jewel of New York City's eight "specialized high schools." When he was in sixth grade, he took the ...

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  6. Financial Empowerment Center Helps City's Poorest Climb Out of DebtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | NY1

    ... able to have the creditors, you know, call me and me not want to answer the phone," Sanders says. The Bedford Stuyvesant native googled, "Free financial advice NYC" and found the city's Office of Financial Empowerment. There, she met Ideste Severin. ...

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  7. Brooklyn becoming a dumping ground for stolen Citi BikesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 16 | New York Post

    ... 40 in East New York, officers said. At least five thieves were arrested for riding the stolen bikes in Bedford-Stuyvesant, the sources said. At least two Citi Bike crooks have been arrested in recent weeks - including one cyclist who painted a bike ...

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  8. Remembering the Harlem Riot of 1964Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 16 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... James Powell was shot and killed by Lieutenant Thomas Gilligan, igniting a spree of riots in Harlem and Bedford-Stuyvesant that spread throughout the country. Peniel Joseph , professor of history and founding director of the Center for the Study of ...

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  9. City Health Dept. Continues Push to Bring Bike Lanes to Central Brooklyn CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 14 | NY1

    ... lower-income neighborhoods. The New York City Department of Health has been tracking the use of lanes in Bedford-Stuyvesant and found that 70 percent of cyclists using the lanes were residents and identified themselves as being healthy. Billups: How ...

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  10. Open House Agenda: 3 Townhouses to See This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 11 | DNAinfo.com

    ... such a treat," she added. "It's a unique opportunity to make something special with it." 235 Marion St., Bedford-Stuyvesant 5 Beds/4 Baths Approximately 3,050 square feet Two-family Townhouse $895,000 Real Estate Taxes: $132 per month Open House: ...

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  11. My Ambivalent Case Against StuyvesantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | National Review Online

    ... say that I've just filed a profoundly disloyal column. At Slate , I make the ( tentative ) case for shutting down Stuyvesant High School, my alma mater. Critics of Stuyvesant, a selective exam school in New York city, have focused on the ...

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  12. The Atlantic Yards CBA promised a path to union apprenticeships....Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 10 | Atlantic Yards Report

    ... raise transit fare. Lloyd Matthews, a 43-year-old with a baby at home , would walk 3.5 miles from Bedford-Stuyvesant to a 7 am class at BUILD's office at Hudson Avenue and Fulton Street (aka 10 MetroTech), a facility Forest City provided free. ...

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  13. NYPD "All Out" for SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 7 | WNYC-AM New York

    ... minal justice beat. She also reports 'Reset', an ongoing series documenting police-community relations in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn.

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  14. #LightBoxFF: Ruddy Roye and Instagram ActivismRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 4 | Time

    ... believe I am qualified - but rather an attempt to amplify some of the injustices I see in my community of Bedford-Stuyvesant [in Brooklyn, New York], the African American community and the diaspora. May 27, 2014 "Equality" Is that even possible? Men ...

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  15. Molly Wharton: De Blasio Wants to Downgrade High School AdmissionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 3 | National Review Online

    ... High Schools Admissions Test). This includes Bronx Science, the Brooklyn Latin School, Brooklyn Tech, and Stuyvesant, and four smaller schools. The exception to the SHSAT-based admissions is LaGuardia, a music and performing arts school where ...

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  16. Can Atlantic Ave Become a Great Street? DCP Will Study the PossibilitiesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Streetsblog

    ... entire stretch to East New York and into Queens, these 2.4 miles includes key sections of Clinton Hill, Bedford-Stuyvesant, and Crown Heights. DCP kicked off its work with a visit to Community Board 8's transportation committee last Tuesday. After ...

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  17. Spike Lee's wife chimes in on Brooklyn gentrificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 1 | The Real Deal

    ... and I was like, 'this is because of you.'" The comments came over the weekend during a block party in Bedford-Stuyvesant to celebrate the 25-year anniversary of Lee's film "Do the Right Thing," during which a stretch of Stuyvesant Avenue between ...

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  18. City's lien policy seen as superior to initiating foreclosuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 30 | The Real Deal

    ... that liens are more common in low-income neighborhoods. It singled out Brooklyn neighborhoods Bushwick, Bedford-Stuyvesant, East Flatbush and East New York, as well as South Queens as areas with the highest concentrations. Harlem, the North Shore of ...

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  19. Movie Date: New York in the MoviesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 26 | WNYC-AM New York

    Bedford-Stuyvesant was immortalized in director Spike Lee's film "Do the Right Thing."

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  20. City Budget Includes Additional $23 Million for School Arts FundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 25 | NY1

    ... There was a position missing on the staff roster this year at P.S. 41 in Brownsville, and at M.S. 385 in Bedford-Stuyvesant, and at many other schools in central Brooklyn. "We currently do not have an art teacher," said parent coordinator Dexter ...

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