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Local pol wants to ban supervised injection sites

Bay Ridge: A Bay Ridge assemblywoman is looking to undermine Mayor DeBlasio’s effort to allow drug users to inject heroin under the supervision of trained overdose technicians — some of them at a site on the border of Park Slope and Boerum Hill. Comments (1)
Theater: This show has deep roots. Comment

Our 2019 Power Women honorees

This year’s honorees come from all walks of life and have had a positive impact on the borough. Comment
Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed the Child Victims Act into law last week, ending a decades-long quest for survivors and advocates in the state who have long sought the bill’s passage, according to a new report by our sister publication QNS. Click to give it a read. Read more…

Coney ferry news creates waves among readers

Speak Out: Our readers shared their thoughts on the city’s proposed location for its recently announced Coney Island ferry stop and more in this week’s Letters to the Editor. Comments (4)

Fourth Avenue free-for-all

Mean Streets: The city endangered cyclists by painting bike lanes on Fourth Avenue that abruptly end at construction sites where traffic is reduced to one lane, forcing bike riders to choose between their wheels and their lives, according to one outraged bicyclist. Comments (30)
Mean Streets: The city refuses to station traffic-safety agents near ongoing construction projects on Fourth Avenue in Sunset Park, putting hundreds of area students’ lives at risk as they walk to school each day, according to a local civic leader. Comments (8)

Second Half: Popular brewer to give Brooklyn double hops

Williamsburg–Greenpoint Waterfront: These brewers are ready for their next round! Comment
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