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Resource Guide for Artists and Freelancers During the COVID19 Crisis [Updated]

Resource Guide for Artists and Freelancers During the COVID19 Crisis [Updated]

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The Shape-Up Bushwick Parade Aims to Raise the Community’s Awareness of Living a Healthy Lifestyle

The Shape-Up Bushwick Parade Aims to Raise the Community’s Awareness of Living a Healthy Lifestyle

Join the parade on June 6!

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This Brooklyn Program Is Tackling the Opioid Epidemic ‘After Hours’

This Brooklyn Program Is Tackling the Opioid Epidemic ‘After Hours’

AHP is a syringe exchange program, a social and mental health services provider, an opioid use disorder treatment facility, and about a dozen other things that would be impressive on their own.

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Climb Like a Girl: Bushwick’s MetroRock Introduces Women Crush Wednesdays

Climb Like a Girl: Bushwick’s MetroRock Introduces Women Crush Wednesdays

The warm and welcoming team of MetroRock wants everyone to work out in an inclusive and supportive environment at a special discounted rate!

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Ask Niki: How to Support a Survivor of Sexual Violence

Ask Niki: How to Support a Survivor of Sexual Violence

The most important thing to do is listen.

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Ridgewood Tap Water Has The Highest Lead Levels In All Of Queens

Ridgewood Tap Water Has The Highest Lead Levels In All Of Queens

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Bushwick Was Hit With Another Series of K2 Overdoses

Bushwick Was Hit With Another Series of K2 Overdoses

This area of Bushwick is known as a hotspot for overdoses.

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Friday Fast Fact: A Staggering Number of Bushwick Residents Lack Health Insurance

Friday Fast Fact: A Staggering Number of Bushwick Residents Lack Health Insurance

The neighborhood has one of the highest rates of uninsured residents in the entire city.

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Brooklyn Had a Rat Summit to Address the Furry Friend Infestation

Brooklyn Had a Rat Summit to Address the Furry Friend Infestation

Bushwick was one of the neighborhoods invited to this summit.

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Heat Advisory Throughout NYC This Week

Heat Advisory Throughout NYC This Week

Thanks to the heat and humidity this week, several city agencies are warning New Yorkers to take extra precautions.

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Here Are Some Health and Lifestyle Trends in Bushwick, According to Our Survey

Here Are Some Health and Lifestyle Trends in Bushwick, According to Our Survey

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Inside the Cacao Studio: A Journey to Connect and Heal Through Chocolate

Inside the Cacao Studio: A Journey to Connect and Heal Through Chocolate

From Guatemala to Bushwick, Audrey Love Bean and Florencia Fridman share an ancient superfood in their spiritual classes.

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Ahhh-CHOO! Here’s Where You Can Get Flu Shots in Bushwick

Ahhh-CHOO! Here’s Where You Can Get Flu Shots in Bushwick

It’s flu season! Here are some local pharmacies where you can get this year’s flu shot.

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Basilica Soundscape: A Music Festival Movement Born in Upstate NY [Review]

Basilica Soundscape: A Music Festival Movement Born in Upstate NY [Review]

Last weekend, hoards of Brooklynites (alongside a healthy sprinkling of Tri-Staters) carpooled, camped, Amtrak’ed and Airbnb’ed to the charmingly industrial town of Hudson, NY, the perfect backdrop for Basilica Soundscape

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How Will the Government Shutdown Affect Bushwick

How Will the Government Shutdown Affect Bushwick

The government’s budget deadline has passed, the Senate and the House were not able to agree on a spending bill because of last-ditch attempts by critics of the Affordable Care Act in the House who voted to defund the program, and the United States is going into federal government shutdown starting this morning

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