Fixing parks, transit, and homelessness are on the list, but number one is affordable housing
A political artist and refugee defies stereotypes, while trying to shake things up
Citizens gathered at Restoration Plaza to hear the three candidates make their case; they lean toward the current mayor
Brian Cunningham didn’t win the Democratic primary in September—But his bid to unseat City Council Member Mathieu Eugene isn’t over.
At the office of Council Member Mathieu Eugene, it’s business as usual. Flatbush locals are seated inside the waiting area, listening for their name to be called, and hopefully for an issue to be resolved. The Council Member returns from a few meetings, shaking his constituents’ hands and conversing jovially with them in French Creole. […]
In New York City’s mostly predictable city council races, one South Brooklyn seat is still up for grabs
Celebrations were tainted by violence on the parade’s 50th anniversary.
Meet “Barish,” a Dreamer with roots in Pakistan, and the Arab-American group making common cause with Latino migrants
After several years abroad, Victoria Cambranes came back to a changed Greenpoint. She has no political experience, but was so dissatisfied with local governance that she decided to take matters into her own hands.