DOE Encourages Downtown Brooklyn School To "Rebrand" For Influx Of DUMBO Students
"We don't want any galloping knights coming in here and trying to change the image," said Benjamin Greene, PS 307 PTA Co-President.
Updated: May 9, 2016 11:43 AM
NYPD Looking For Brooklyn Man Who Shot Teen In Both Legs
The shooting took place outside of the Farragut Houses in DUMBO.
Updated: Apr 3, 2016 5:08 PM
Controversial School Rezoning Plan In Gentrifying Brooklyn Wins Approval
"I think people need to get it out of their heads that a successful school is a white school."
Updated: Jan 6, 2016 12:58 PM
Brooklyn School Rezoning Battle Has Some Parents Fearing DUMBO Rich Kid Takeover
"We're now the undesirables, but we were here before. It's almost like we came into their space."
Updated: Nov 24, 2015 4:20 PM
Farragut Houses Community Says School Rezoning Plan Overlooks "Obvious Racial Tensions"
"We do not reach diversity by playing like everything is alright."
Updated: Oct 2, 2015 9:54 AM
DUMBO Parents Push Back Against Rezoning That Would Integrate Schools
"This is a difficult process, and we don't do it well in NYC. We're the most segregated school system in the country."
Updated: Sep 22, 2015 7:47 PM
14 Arrested In Vinegar Hill Drug Trafficking Raid
Police began investigating drug sale activity after complaints about gang violence in the area.
Updated: Jan 23, 2015 3:24 PM
Friendly "Play-Fight" Turns Fatal In Farragut Houses Flat
What was supposed to be a night of drinking, TV-watching, and "hanging out" turned deadly Friday night for Vinegar Hill resident Marcquel McDuffy, whose buddy allegedly stabbed him to death.
Updated: Jan 9, 2012 10:34 AM
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