Author Archives: Emily Cameron

Uncertain Futures for NYC’s Community Gardens

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In a city where a vacant lot can be worth millions, city-owned community gardens in Bedford-Stuyvesant face the constant risk of losing their land.  For New Harvest Community Farm on Vernon Ave, it looked like that was about to become a reality.

Bed-Stuy Churches Persist Despite Gentrification

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Churches in Bed-Stuy struggle to ward off dwindling congregations as gentrification reshapes the make up of the neighbohrood.