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Bed-Stuy »

Student Farmers Grow Fresh Vegetables Year-Round for Bed-Stuy Community

Teen volunteers use hydroponic farms to distribute up to 40 pounds of produce each month to families.

Arverne »

Anthony Weiner Plans Rockaway Restaurant in Sandy Revival Effort

The area's former congressman hopes the eatery will bring healthy food and provide work training.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Native Wants Locals To 'Get Fresh' With New Fitness Program

New endurance program aims to reduce obesity and weight related illness through fun community workouts.

St. George »

St. George Set to Get Neighborhood's Only Supermarket

Fine Fare Supermarkets will open its first Staten Island location on Bay Street.

Windsor Terrace »

Windsor Terrace Vows to 'Declare Independence' from Walgreens with Boycott

Windsor Terrace residents say they won't shop at the Walgreens that's slated to replace a Key Food.

Windsor Terrace »

Windsor Terrace Fights to Keep Walgreens Out, Supermarket In

Windsor Terrace residents will hold a rally Thursday to demand a supermarket for their neighborhood.