By Sean Egan on Sep 07, 2016 04:28 pm Do you have what it takes to have your artwork featured in New York City subway stations? The Metropolitan Transportation Authority’s Arts and Design division is seeking local artists to submit their best designs to be featured in five Brooklyn N train stations, including three in Bensonhurst. The MTA says five finalists will have the [...]
By Sheepshead Bites on Sep 07, 2016 04:13 pm NYC Health + Hospitals/Coney Island has an incredibly diverse population that makes culturally competent care for new mothers an essential. The hospitalâ€™s Breastfeeding Coordinator, Karen McGratty informs an estimated 100 new moms a month about the benefits of breastfeeding and why itâ€™s the optimal choice for their newbornâ€™s good health. â€œBreastfeeding carries many benefits for [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 07, 2016 12:31 pm Councilmember Chaim Deutsch’s Senior Scam Education bill passed unanimously through City Council and was signed into law on August 31st. Last week, Deutsch received a phone call at his office from a 75 year-old man. Someone had called the man, and told him he won $2 million in the lottery, but in order to claim [...]
By Sean Egan on Sep 07, 2016 09:59 am Permits have been filed for a new retail and medical building at 2311 West 7 St, according to Yimby. The location is currently an empty lot. Shun Wu is the property owner and Sugnam Changâ€™s Brooklyn-based Basic Groups Corp is the architect. The proposed project is going to be three stories, and will host 3,338 [...]
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