March 13, 2003 RSS feed / Other News

Kruger Blasts City’s Proposed Sidewalk Cafe Fee Hike

Calling it a case of "highway robbery," State Senator Carl Kruger was joined by several south Brooklyn res-taurant owners on Flatbush Avenue last week to blast the city for proposing a fee hike of at least 400 percent for renting space for More...

BP Launches Poster Contest

Borough President Marty Markowitz this week invited thousands and thousands of incredibly talented Brooklyn artists More...

City Council Discussing Alternatives To Firehouse Closings

Speaker Gifford Miller was joined last week by members of the New York City Council who represent districts where proposed fire cuts rest, and union representatives to unveil alternative fire department savings for consideration by the blue ribbon co More...

Man Shoots Himself In Leg; Nabbed On Gun Charge

A man who told police last week that he was shot in the leg when two men attempted to rob him as he was leaving a local night club, was later arrested after an inquisitive detective determined the man actually shot himself. More...

First New Regional School Meeting Set For March 20

The New York City Department of Education and the Chancellor More...

Seddio Blasts Pataki On MTA

Fare And Toll Increase Vote

Assemblyman Frank R. Seddio this week criticized the Metropolitan Transportation Authority Board More...

Pataki Trying To Toughen Gun Penalty Legislation

Governor George Pataki last week renewed his call for passage of legislation designed to combat gun violence and illegal gun trafficking in New York State by toughening criminal penalties for the sale or possession of multiple illegal firearms. More...

Firehouse Closings Protested

Borough President Marty Markowitz joined several elected officials, firefighters, EMT More...

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