Beyond the Ballot: Examining Bushwick’s Local Candidates and Their Policies

In the upcoming elections, Bushwick residents will see several familiar faces on the ballot as local incumbents run largely unopposed. However, the race for New York’s 7th Congressional District presents a contest for Bushwick voters, with long-time incumbent Nydia Velázquez facing Republican challenger William Kregler.

Out In Bushwick’s Own Puerto Rico Day Parade

Minor political drama over parade organization ensues

13th Annual Bushwick Collective Block Party to Hit Brooklyn | Raekwon to Headline

Legendary Event Hosted by Joe Ficalora reaches it's 13th year of bringing the best street artists around the world to showcase their work

A Corner Of Bushwick Goes Up In Flames

“[I’m] born and raised in New York, and I’ve never seen something quite like this"

A Night of New Beginnings, at Community Board 4 

Bushwick's local community board has some new members, and the 83rd precinct has a somewhat new captain.

Renovating The Dog Run At Maria Hernandez Becomes A $6.7 Million Project

Construction is expected to start late 2025.

The Palestine Protestors Come To Maria Hernandez Park

Tension did erupt, briefly.

The Way We Were, In 2023

From Post Malone to Punks for Palestine, we’re revisiting this year's top local stories.

Punks For Palestine

Local hardcore bands play a free show in support of a ceasefire in Gaza

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