Laurie Cumbo

A new bill would provide training for city parents who are trying to get back into the workforce. (Credit: CBS2)

Bill Could Provide Boost To City Parents Trying To Re-Enter The Work Force

Parents re-entering the work force may soon get help from New York City. A New bill introduced on Tuesday would provide free job training to parents trying to get back to work.

03/31/2015

Police cordon off a Crown Heights intersection where a man was struck and killed by a sanitation truck on Feb. 23, 2014. (credit: Glenn Schuck/1010 WINS)

NYC Sanitation Truck Strikes, Kills College Student In Brooklyn

A college student from the Ukraine was struck and killed by a city sanitation truck Sunday morning in Brooklyn, police said.

02/23/2014

Council member-elect Laurie Cumbo (Credit: lauriecumbo2013.com)

Brooklyn Councilwoman Apologizes For ‘Knockout Game’ Comments

A newly-elected member of the New York City Council who came under fire for her theory as to what the motive was behind the “knockout game” attacks in Crown Heights has issued an apology.

12/10/2013

Council member-elect Laurie Cumbo (Credit: lauriecumbo2013.com)

Council Member-Elect’s Comments On ‘Knockout Game’ Draw Ire

Brooklyn Councilwoman-elect Laurie Cumbo recently said on Facebook that she believes the attacks against Jews in that area are related to a sense of resentment.

12/05/2013