Why They Stayed: Three Stories

BY JULIA JOHN-SCHEDER “Most of my friends stayed. I don't think I can name one who evacuated,” Samantha Grillo, Breezy Point, Queens “We paid no attention. We went about our…
Purchase of Meat Market by BC Causes Upset

Purchase of Meat Market by BC Causes Upset

BY TYESHA ALLEN Neighbors mourned the closing of the largest supermarket in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, after hearing that their neighborhood meat market will be no more. The property…
Sandy Youth Step Up After Sandy Strikes

Sandy Youth Step Up After Sandy Strikes

BY LAUREN KEATING It is human nature to try to stand up when we are threatened, though many times when faced with natural disasters, people are overwhelmed. Superstorm Sandy smashed Staten…
The Man behind the Food Truck

The Man behind the Food Truck

BY LORETTA CHIN The sun shone brightly on crowds of Brooklyn College students as they exited the black wrought iron gates of the beautiful, grassy and tree-laden East Quad campus…