Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

Pol walks back weird white-people diet remark, sez ‘I didn’t mean to offend’

Clinton Hill: A legislator on Tuesday backpedaled from a bizarre racist remark she made the night prior while discussing the closing of a Clinton Hill supermarket at a town hall meeting. Comments (30)

Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

Green roof grief: Barclays ironworker crushed to death by beams

Prospect Heights: An ironworker died on Tuesday afternoon when steel beams fell on him as he worked to install Barclays Center’s new green roof, according to a police spokesman. Comments (13)

Black pol’s gentrification claim: ‘White people don’t eat the way we do’

Changing Brooklyn: An old-school supermarket that will soon close in Clinton Hill needs to be replaced with a similar joint, and not some fancy-schmancy shop for white gentrifiers, a state legislator proclaimed this week. Comments (44)

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