Charles Barron

Recent Headlines
Fort Greene »

Hakeem Jeffries' debate boycott leaves Fort Greene residents angered and disappointed. 

Bed-Stuy »

Nearly 200 attended the funeral of Yakim McDaniels, the 12-year-old boy crushed  by a rolldown gate.

Brownsville »

Mourners held a vigil for 12-year-old Yakim McDaniels at the Lott Avenue site where he was killed.

Crown Heights, Prospect Heights & Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Long-time Brooklyn Congressman Ed Towns announced Monday he will not seek re-election.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

The City Council voted nearly unanimously in support of major changes in Greenwich Village.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Advocates, hip-hop stars and a lawyer for the five people arrested at a LES club rallied on the steps of City Hall Tuesday.

Harlem »

Khalil Gibran Muhammad, 38, outlined his plans for the cultural center.

Manhattan »

Critics of Mayor Michael Bloomberg's pick for schools chancellor are promising lawsuits and more rallies.

Manhattan »

At least three groups are planning legal action to stop the appointment of Cathie Black as the new schools chancellor.

Manhattan »

The seven gubernatorial candidates faced off at Hofstra University on Long Island Monday night.

Manhattan »

Sparks are expected to fly when Carl Paladino and other gubernatorial hopefuls debate Andrew Cuomo Monday.

Manhattan »

Security guards will be waiting in the wings at Monday's event in case things turn nasty.

Manhattan »

Marchers walk across the Brooklyn Bridge to City Hall to call attention to sharp raises in gunshot deaths and woundings.