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Revitalization Breathes New Life for Far Rockaway Shopping Center

As passengers depart the A Train at Mott Avenue in Far Rockaway, they’re greeted by the dilapidated sight of the Thriftway Shopping Center. The once-vibrant marketplace is now a constant reminder of what happens when communities are forgotten, and their people are ignored.

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INTERVIEW: Assemblywoman Michele Titus

After law school, I started working for a local State Senator, and after working for her for maybe six months, I took a job as the Executive Director for the New York State Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus, which is comprised of all the legislators of color throughout the State of New York.

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Rockaway Local Tamera Jacobs Honored By The Root

The Root is an online magazine devoted to black culture, politics, and news. Each year they select 25 young people under the age of 25 that have made significant differences in their communities in a variety of capacities.

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