New York Methodist Hospital (NYM) recently opened the NYM Medical Associates of Brooklyn Heights practice at 50 Court St., located on the border between Brooklyn Heights and Downtown Brooklyn. The new facility is built to house hospital specialists in cardiology, internal medicine, gastroenterology, general surgery, orthopedic surgery, urology and vascular surgery. “More and more of the hospital’s patient Read More →

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, left, joined by representatives of (from left to right) Brisa Builders Corporation, Brooklyn Hospital Center, Chinese Community Accountable Care Organization and Fortis Property Group. Photo: Kathryn Kirk/Brooklyn BP’s Office

BP Eric Adams Moderates BRIC Public Access Panel By Mary Frost A televised presentation featuring five of the bidders in SUNY’s much-disputed search for a buyer for Long Island College Hospital (LICH) is now available for viewing on BRIC’s community access Brooklyn Public Network. (See schedule below.) Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams hosts the presentation. BP Adams said Read More →

Councilmember Carlos Menchaca (left), representing Red Hook, and state Senator Daniel Squadron at a LICH protest on Wednesday. Photo by Mary Frost

SUNY sets Monday deadline; LICH supporters question legality By Mary Frost Brooklyn elected officials on Friday rejected SUNY’s invitation to participate in its revamped search for a buyer for Long Island College Hospital (LICH) — a request one political insider called “bizarre,” considering that these same officials on Wednesday had denounced SUNY’s “last-minute, rushed” RFP-redo.