There will be five public sessions before the speaker's steering committee submits a rezoning plan.
The two neighborhoods have the most homes in the borough with unpaid debt, according to city data.
The groups called for more involvement in the city's rezoning process.
The school allowed the Soul Tigers Marching Band to resume regular practice after talks with officials.
An online campaign is looking to raise $150,000 to move Gurley's daughter and her mother to a new home.
Officials plan to turn Atlantic Avenue into a "vibrant corridor" with buildings up to 12 stories.
The NYPD is asking for the public's help on the five-year anniversary of Patrick Alford's disappearance.
School officials have limited access to the Soul Tigers Marching Band's practice space, directors say.
Sharpton joined the family of Eric Garner in honoring Dets. Liu and Ramos in Bedford-Stuyvesant.
The Riders Alliance is asking for greater frequency and better communication on the Eighth Avenue line.
Advocates and relatives of murder victim Tanaya Copeland, 18, want to see charges in her death.
Jay Poggi and Matt Sullivan were drinking at the Wharf Bar & Grill before the accident, sources say.
Deputy Inspector Scott Henderson is a 19-year veteran who comes to Bed-Stuy from the 88th Precinct.
The unidentified man was pushing a shopping cart along Atlantic Ave. when he was hit by the truck.
Wendy McLean, who lost her son in a tragic accident, is helping other mothers who have lost their kids.
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