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Photos: Bedford-Stuyvesant YMCA’s 3rd Annual ‘Brooklyn Honors’

On Thursday, October 15, “the Bed-Stuy Y” held its third annual “Brooklyn Honors” awards ceremony and fundraiser, a cornerstone event that not only gives recognition to the branch’s most venerable supporters and those living and/or working in Brooklyn who are making a difference, but also it serves as an important opportunity to raise money for the program’s that support the 12,500 area youth each year. Read more…

Cyberbulling: 6 Tips to Spot it and Stop it

Did you know some teens are checking their social media pages more than 100 times a day? That's one of the shocking stats to come out of #Being13: Inside the Secret World of Teens, a study by CNN that took a deep dive into the social media worlds of 200 typical teens. Yoko Liriano, director of city-wide teen programs for the YMCA of Greater New York, offers six tips to help protect your child from the harmful effects of cyberbullying. Read more…