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A Neighborhood Advocate Waits Out the Storm

The head of a nonprofit offering social services in Brighton Beach won’t let the impacts of Hurricane Sandy stand between her and her job.

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Katka Reszke and Slawomir Grünberg at work.

A Polish-Jewish Love Story

A couple is brought together by their passion for telling the stories of Polish communities persecuted by repressive government.

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Downed Power Line

The View From Staten Island

The Forgotten Borough gets walloped by Hurricane Sandy, but for some, the post-storm mood is more neighborly than despairing.

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19 Votes Decide Election

19 Votes Decide Election After Monthlong Wait

Chris Olechowski declared winner in the race for Democratic district leader, unseating incumbent.

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