Teenagers in the child welfare system wait the longest to be adopted, due to a combination of barriers that limit permanency.
East Flatbush residents desiring education reform, cast their votes on Election Day for the Democrats despite doubts of political change in the community’s schools.
Some of Brooklyn’s Caribbean eateries feel that their grades under the new restaurant inspection policy suggest cultural misunderstanding.
Despite billions of dollars pledged to Haiti after the earthquake on January 12, the basic needs of Haitian citizens have not been met. Eight months later, over 1 million still live in tent cities without food, water and security.