Precinct Community Council

  • Blogs

    August 8, 2013

    Manny Fiallo's Stack Bundles Basketball Tournament Helps Keep the Peace

    Aaaaaahhhhhh! The crowd went nuts. The Stack Bundles Stop-the-Violence Basketball Tournament championship was at stake, and Team Riot Squad, down by 14 points at halftime to Team Stack, was on the verge of a spectacular comeback. A shifty guard nicknamed "Africa" had just drained a three-pointer w ... More >>

  • News

    August 7, 2013

    The Gang War That Wasn't

    A Far Rockaway murder lit the fuse of a longstanding conflict, but a remarkable peace arrived instead

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2011

    Upper West Side Librarian Wants Police Protection from Kids

    ​You don't need to convince us that large groups of children can be terrifying. Why are they so small? Why do they travel in groups? What are they plotting? Also, did you ever see Children of the Corn? But there's a librarian at the Bloomingdale Library at West 100th Street and Columbus (acros ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 15, 2009

    Candidates Make Last Push As Primary Looms

    ​ It's Primary Day. The candidates have been scrambling to make last minute subway pitches, spend their final dollars on radio and television ads, and send volunteers to push campaign literature in people's faces. So what does New York -- a city where so many people appear detached from local ... More >>