Tag Archive | "Flatbush"

Amid financial uncertainty, Haitian radio staple fights on in Brooklyn

Online competition and a flood of pirate stations are threatening a once-thriving Haitian radio station in Flatbush.

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Residents put in their two cents at a participatory budgeting meeting

Putting Your Two Cents into the Budget

In the second year of participatory budgeting, New Yorkers in several communities get to vote on spending city money.

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The View From Flatbush’s Little Pakistan

No major destruction, but no food deliveries, either. Among the shortages: special vegetables flown in from South Asia.

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