Undocumented and transgender in New York City

After fighting for five years, Joselyn Mendoza finally received documentation identifying her as a woman a couple of months ago Undocumented and transgender in New York City   Although he was born a man, Joselyn Mendoza, 40, had always identified as a woman but...

Oil smell in Carroll Gardens raises health concerns

Oil Smell in Carroll Gardens Raises Health Concerns   A strange petroleum smell is causing health concerns among Carroll Gardens’ residents – and no one has been able to figure out where it’s coming from. According to “Pardon me for Asking,” a blog about...