Posts Tagged ‘Sasha Chavkin’

Small school in the South Bronx wins national award

Posted on December 29th, 2009 by Sasha Chavkin

Small school in the South Bronx wins national award

A successful small school is seen to vindicate mayoral policy.

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Calorie labels have uncertain effect in poor neighborhoods

Posted on November 23rd, 2009 by Sasha Chavkin

Calorie labels have uncertain effect in poor neighborhoods

Calorie labels have limited effect in low-income neighborhoods.

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Court sides with Bronx mosque in foreclosure dispute

Posted on November 12th, 2009 by Sasha Chavkin

Court sides with Bronx mosque in foreclosure dispute

A West African mosque wins a legal victory against a developer.

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Massacre in Guinea devastates a Bronx community

Posted on October 26th, 2009 by Sasha Chavkin

Massacre in Guinea devastates a Bronx community

Refugees press Obama to act against a military regime.

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Living

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Crotona Park East and West Farms to get facelift

Twenty percent of the new development area will be reserved for affordable housing, according to the group’s proposal.

Politics

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Harlem artist, neighborhood work to preserve murals

Many Harlem residents consider these gates a part of the neighborhood’s history.

Religion

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

Racial propaganda causes concern in Greenpoint

White supremacist fliers were left under the windshield wipers of cars parked overnight in Greenpoint, but officials say their message is protected under the First Amendment.