Despite allegations of operating illegally, local food cart owner Sammy Kassen will be honored with the title of 2012′s “Most Heroic Vendor” at the Urban Justice Center’s annual Vendy Awards.
Public advocate and mayoral hopeful Bill de Blasio weighed in on the 5th Avenue food cart fight during a recent meeting of the Bay Ridge Democrats – stating that the carts are hurting restaurants on the strip and may have to go, writes Will Bredderman for Brooklyn Daily. “The fact is right now that the [...]
All 6 foot 5 inches of New York City Public Advocate Bill de Blasio is slated to appear at tonight’s meeting of the Bay Ridge Democrats, writes Kip of Bay Ridge Journal. The altitudinous advocate will be at the club’s monthly gathering, which is taking place in the Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd [7420 [...]