Post Tagged with: "Mathieu Eugene"

Margaret Chin and supporters (Photo by Carl Glassman via Tribeca Trib)

How Key Council Races Shook Out

Elections 2017, New York November 8, 2017 at 4:02 pm

There were few surprises in the results of many council races across the city on Nov. 7.

Candidates for the 40th District City Council seat: Brian Cunningham (left) and incumbent Mathieu Eugene (Photo via The Haitian Times)

A ‘Game Changer’ in the Flatbush Race?

Brooklyn, Caribbean, Elections 2017 November 6, 2017 at 5:07 pm

The Haitian Times looks at the 40th district City Council race between Mathieu Eugene, the first Haitian elected to the Council, and challenger Brian Cunningham who has received the support of the Working Families Party.

Councilman Mathieu Eugene, who won his seat in a 2007 special election, is seeking a third full term. (William Alatriste for the NYC Council, via City Limits)

Challenging Incumbent Mathieu Eugene

Brooklyn, Elections 2017 August 14, 2017 at 4:21 pm

City Limits reports on incumbent City Council member Mathieu Eugene and his challengers.

City Council member Mathieu Eugene (Photo via Brooklyn Daily Eagle)

Supporting Youth Programs on the City Council

Brooklyn, Politics, Youth October 23, 2015 at 4:51 pm

Brooklyn Daily Eagle interviews Haitian-born City Council member Mathieu Eugene.

Council member Mathieu Eugene (Photo courtesy of The Office of Council Member Mathieu Eugene via The Haitian Times)

Oct. 9 Established as NYC Haitian Day

Caribbean, Culture, Government, New York July 8, 2016 at 1:03 pm

The City Council passed a resolution introduced by Mathieu Eugene that declares Oct. 9 NYC Haitian Day and recognizes the contributions of Haitians to the city and the U.S.

Summer Session: Studying Urdu in Brooklyn

Summer Session: Studying Urdu in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, South Asian August 28, 2015 at 4:48 pm

Sixty-five students studied Urdu in Brooklyn this summer in a program meant to help connect them with their families, reports Kensington BK.

Attendees at the March 8 opening of the new APUS Center in Brooklyn, including Shahid Khan (far left, front row) and Mathieu  Eugene (far right) and Eric Adams (second from right) (Photo courtesy of Shahid Khan, via Ditmas Park Corner)

New Center for Pakistani Culture Opens in Brooklyn

Brooklyn, South Asian March 11, 2015 at 3:21 pm

The Alliance for Pakistan and Urdu Studies (APUS) and a Brooklyn organization have opened a new community center in Ditmas Park to promote Pakistani literature and cultures, help immigrants and foster ties with the community, Ditmas Park Corner reports.

Brooklyn residents Gerard Paul Filche (r.)and Jean Alexandre (center) celebrated with  council member Mathieu Eugene (Photo by Matthew Taub via Brooklyn Brief)

In Brooklyn, Praise for Haitian Family Reunification Program

Brooklyn, Caribbean October 28, 2014 at 4:03 pm

The Haitian Family Reunification Parole Program will be implemented by the Department of Homeland Security and work to reunify Haitian families, reports Brooklyn Brief.

While the mayoral primaries took top billing in the media, plenty of City Council races, and a district attorney one, also garnered the attention of the ethnic and community media. (Photo by Maite Junco/Voices of NY)

Scandals, Upsets and ‘Firsts’ in Council Races

Elections 2013, Featured Posts, Politics, Voices' Picks September 11, 2013 at 10:15 pm

History was made and various lawbreakers were shown the door, including the once-powerful Vito Lopez.

On Nov. 6, 2012, Michaelle Solages became the first Haitian elected to the New York State Assembly. (Photo courtesy of Michaelle Solages via The Haitian Times)

Thirteen Haitians to Watch in 2013

Caribbean, New York February 1, 2013 at 4:45 pm

The Haitian Times highlighted 13 leading figures of its community in the New York metro area, including politicians, entrepreneurs, professionals and artists, reported Manolia Charlotin.