Tag: gravesend

Anger, relief and denial: Brooklynites react to Trump’s hush-money conviction

Trump speaking outside Trump Tower

Jun. 3, 2024 By Adam Daly & Kirstyn Brendlen

A Manhattan jury’s decision to convict former president Donald Trump in his hush-money case sent shockwaves through the U.S. on May 30 — but for the embattled pol’s longtime supporters in southern Brooklyn, not much has changed.

Fight against Gravesend homeless shelter comes to City Hall

rally against shelter in gravesend city hall

May. 24, 2024 By Adam Daly

Southern Brooklyn pols took their opposition to a planned homeless shelter in Gravesend to the steps of City Hall Thursday, calling on Mayor Eric Adams to fix what they say is a “failed policy” in dealing with homelessness.