Missing child last seen in children’s services

The NYPD is seeking the public’s assistance locating a missing 12-year-old boy who resides in the Emergency Children’s Services building at 492 First Avenue.

The boy, identified as Nyschon Ellis, was last seen on July 27 at around 2 p.m., leaving from 1819 Bergen Street (The Brooklyn Children’s Center). Ellis is described as being 5’7” and weighing at around 130 lbs.

Anyone with information in regards to the missing boy is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 1-800-577-TIPS (8477) or submit tips by visiting www.nypdcrimestoppers.com.

Letters to the Editor (7/28)

Cyclists free to keep on bikin’

The following sign, posted by Stuy Town, and in plain sight of every Stuy Town tenant states: “No bicycle riding: Reckless Operation of a Bicycle on a Sidewalk—Section 19-176 (b) NYC Admin. Code.”
Based upon the above administration New York City code, the Stuyvesant Town security forces (The words “Public Safety” are in large letters on the backs of their uniform shirts) are not, not, not enforcing this sacrosanct directive! Continue reading

Letters to the Editor (7/21)

Enforcing the rules

Re: “Enforcing rules has helped improve quality of life in ST/PCV, says Rose,” T&V, July 7

Peter Cooper Road two weekends ago.

Mr. Rose’s propaganda on rule enforcement improving the community’s quality of life is worthy of comment.  Implying that rule enforcement has improved the dog situation, the article cites a new policy that bans dogs from certain areas of the property, such as the Oval, as if the new policy is an improvement.

In reality, the new policy significantly relaxes the old policy that prohibited walking dogs on all of the grassy areas in the community, including the grassy areas that surround almost all of the community’s buildings.  Irresponsible dog owners who walk their dogs to defecate and urinate on these grassy areas now have Rose’s blessing to do so to the detriment of those lawns and the quality of life of residents of the ground floor apartments. Continue reading

Week in Photos

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This week, Latin band Yerason bumped up the tempo in a Waterside Plaza concert; And another concert at Stuyvesant Cove Park; a Painters Union protests outside of Stuyvesant Town with the inflatable rat; and where does the “laughing” Elm tree at Gramercy Park get its sense of humor? Find all the stories in Town & Village newspaper.