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Crown Heights »

Overcrowded CB9 Meeting Called to Halt After Police Bar Entry to Protesters

Residents angry that police barred them from entering the gathering began to chant in the lobby outside.

Crown Heights »

Rezoning Critics Stung by Recent CB9 Vote Protest Outside Board Offices

The group Movement to Protect the People rallied outside CB9's headquarters Wednesday.

Prospect Heights »

Police Investigating Possible Anti-Jewish Bias Attack at Barclays Center

A Brooklyn Jewish leader was punched after a game between the Nets and an Israeli basketball team. 

Sunset Park »

Activists to March on 72nd Police Precinct in Wake of NYPD Violence Videos

El Grito De Sunset Park is organizing a march to the 72nd Precinct in Sunset Park on Saturday.

Bay Terrace (Staten Island) »

Protesters Demand Jail Time for Woman Accused of Throwing Dog Out of Car

Nearly 100 protesters demanded Alsu Ivanchenko be held accountable for tossing her dog out of a window.

Morningside Heights »

Hundreds Protest Columbia University's Handling of Sexual Assault Cases

Mattresses collected from student dorm rooms were used as a symbol of the weight survivors carry.

Elmhurst »

Longstanding State Senator Faces Community Activist on Primary Day

State Sen. Toby Stavisky is facing a primary challenge from activist S.J. Jung in the 16th District. 

Midtown »

Mom Arrested for Blocking Sidewalk While Waiting for Family to Use Bathroom

Chaumtoli Huq was arrested while standing in front of the Times Square Ruby Tuesday, court papers show.

Dongan Hills »

Hundreds of Teachers to Wear Pro-NYPD Shirts to Protest Eric Garner March

Staten Island teachers say they're wearing the shirts because the UFT backed Rev. Al Sharpton's march.

Central Harlem »

Activists Create Signs to Protest Harlem Church's Homophobic Messages

Liz Jackson started the #HarlemLove campaign to counter the church's homophobic signs.

Union Square »

Marchers Take to New York Streets to Protest Ferguson Shooting

Thousands of people marched up city streets to protest the shooting of Michael Brown.

Fort Wadsworth »

Protesters Cancel Verrazano Bridge March for Eric Garner to Go to Ferguson

The Stop Mass Incarceration Network's march was canceled as organizers head to Missouri.

Crown Heights »

Crown Heights Community Garden Boarded Up as Members Protest

Contractors put up wooden boards around Roger That Community Garden.

Gowanus »

Residents Rally to Save Kentile Floors Sign

Local residents and an elected official voiced concern over unconfirmed plans to tear down the sign.

Upper East Side »

Seven People Arrested at Protest of Planned Waste Transfer Station

The protest was in response to the city's plan to remove trees on the site of a planned ramp.

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