September 14, 2021
Community groups say National Grid's North Brooklyn pipeline violated a key provision of the Civil Rights Act.
August 17, 2021
"Memories of a Jewish Girl from Brooklyn," authored by Helene Meisner Oelerich shares her vivid, colorful moments as a teacher. The author believes that education is a paramount asset that every child or individual should possess and obtain., , , , Oelerich, as a prominent teacher in the community, believes that everyone has equal opportunity to learn and share knowledge without prejudice; regardless of race or gender. Read the book to know more of her devoted dedication to students., , , , In...
August 6, 2021
Ballantine Books has acquired famed director, producer, writer and actor Mel Brooks' memoir, ALL ABOUT ME! My Remarkable Life in Show Business, which the imprint will publish in the U.S. on November 30. An audiobook edition will be released simultaneously by Penguin Random House Audio. Century, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK, will release the title in the United Kingdom and Commonwealth. The world publishing rights for the book were acquired by Ballantine Books Executive Editor...
Science X staff
August 2, 2021
In the popular imagination, New York City is a mass of soaring steel-frame skyscrapers. But many of the city's 1 million buildings are not that modern. Behind their brick-and-mortar facades, its numerous 19th- and early 20th-century warehouses, commercial buildings and row homes are framed with massive wooden joists and beams. These structures probably harbor at least 14 million cubic meters of timber, the volume equivalent of about 74,000 subway cars. Their main sources: old-growth forests that long predated New York, and were erased to create it.
July 20, 2021
Across the US restaurants are placing communities front and center, paying fair wages and going zero waste