City: Hurricane housing aid helps

By SAMANTHA GRILLO The director of the city’s Office of Housing Recovery Operations told the City Council on Tuesday that $750 million will be spent to help those still displaced…

Writers Erica Hunt and Julia Parcho at BC

By CLAUDIO MARTINO Award-winning writers Erica Hunt and Julia Jarcho visited Brooklyn College to read excerpts from their publications and discuss the process of crafting literary works with Theater MFA…

Consumers Sour on Sugary Drink Ban

By JANURIE ULETT Mayor Bloomberg’s recent push to extend the ban on supersize sodas statewide – thereby including such venues as supermarkets and pizza deliveries in the prohibiton – sparked…