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In the news, June 13-20

In the news, June 13-20

Business, Police June 17, 2010 at 1:05 pm 0 comments

Friends of Brook Park is looking for volunteers to check on the new street trees it has planted in Mott Haven and Port Morris. Hip-hop and Afro-Latin dance are on the agenda of St. Mary’s Park, with performances on June 25 and 26 at 7 p.m. and a family dayRead More

Marchers call for end to gun violence

Marchers call for end to gun violence

Police May 17, 2010 at 6:35 pm 1 comment

Mott Haven residents lead effort to stop the bleeding As she sat on her aunt’s lap, tears streamed down five-year-old Maryliz Romero’s face as she thought of her uncle, whose picture she was wearing on an oversized button. “This is what we go through all the time,” said her aunt,Read More

Vigil held for shooting victim

Vigil held for shooting victim

Police October 4, 2009 at 10:26 am 0 comments

25 year-old Taisha Santiago was killed protecting her 9 year-old son as they were caught in crossfire in front of their home in Mott Haven on September 25. 25 year-old Jason Irizarry and 16 year-old Robert Vargas were arrested for firing the shots, one of which killed Santiago. The shootingRead More