Council member Mark Treyger delivers an impassioned speech to a crowd of onlookers in front of Senator Marty Golden's office. photo by Trey Pentecost

Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) and Talib Kweli headlined the finale concert at the 2018 Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival. photo by Trey Pentecost

Linda Hardwick of the Bronx donned a wig and costume despite the heat as she participated in the End Family Separation NYC Rally and March over the Brooklyn Bridge. photo by Trey Pentecost

Mom Rosemary Senior (not in order) Asanta, Khrisandra, Zanique, Kizziah and Bianca braved some pretty cool water temperatures to get in the first swim of the season at Sunset Park's public pool. photo by Trey Pentecost

Minister Kirsten John Foy delivered an impassioned speech to protestors gathered outside Metropolitan Detention Center in Sunset Park as part of a Stroller March held in opposition to splitting up immigrant families at the border.

Coney Island Brewery head brewer Matt McCall. photo by Trey Pentecost

Hundreds were in attendance as John Travolta and wife Kelly Preston headlined a promotional event for the film Gotti in front of Lenny's Pizza in Brooklyn. Lenny's was featured in the film Saturday NIght Fever when Travolta memorably stacked two slices of pizza. photo by Trey Pentecost

Balady owner Essa Masoud poses with his siblings and mother in front of Balady foods during the Balady Foods Annual Ramadan Community Dinner. photo by Trey Pentecost

An NYPD Sergeant plays ball with neighborhood kids on Nostrand ave as they wait for the Haitian Flag Day parade to start. photo by Trey Pentecost

Protestors marched the streets of bay Ridge on Monday May 14 in support of Palestine. photo by Trey Pentecost

9th Dist. Congressional Candidate Lutchi Gayot confronts Cynthia Nixon over campaign issues at a meeting of the Bay Ridge Democrats. photo by Trey Pentecost

Gubernatorial Candidate Cynthia Nixon speaks to the Bay Ridge Democrats at their general meeting at Bridgeview Diner in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn. photo by Trey Pentecost

Owner Emmanuel Lombardo at his new pizza restaraunt, Lombardo's of Bay Ridge, in Bay Ridge. photo by Trey Pentecost

Mayor Bill DiBlasio, Council Member Justin Brannan, NYC Ferry boat captain, and, announced new ferry service and increased capacity for NYC Ferry's 2018 summer schedule. Veterans' Pier, By Ridge Brooklyn. photo by Trey Pentecost

Lorna Vassell, mother of Saheed Vassell, speaks to gatherers at a vigil for Saheed Vassel in Crown Heights. photo by Trey Pentecost

An unknown man holds up a home made sign protesting the daylight-blocking 80 Flatbush during a public hearing at Borough Hall. photo by Trey Pentecost

Janet Yellen and Maria Bartiromo at the BPL 2018 Gala. photo by Trey Pentecost

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams at the BPL 2018 Gala photo by Trey Pentecost

Jamie and Marty Markowitz mingle with guests at the Alliance for Coney Island's 6th annual Gala. photo by Trey Pentecost

District 40 Council Member Dr. Mathieu Eugene addresses the crowd at the unveiling of a new adult fitness area in Prospect Park. photo by Trey Pentecost

Busta Rhymes adresses the crowd at a Brooklyn Screening of Survivors Guide to Prison at the YWCA's Roulette Theater.

Caritas Award recipeint Betty Pisano poses with Congressman Dan Donovan at the Saint Finbar Catholic Church Annual Dinner Dance.

Governor’s Island holiday tree, 2017.

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams gives a cooking demonstration in Industry City in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. 2017

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David Alvarez headshot for 2016 School Board, New Orleans, LA.

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Spoke The Hub WInter Follies

Christopher North promotional shot.

NYPD officers detain protesters on the Brooklyn Bridge during a protest march associated with Occupy Wall Street. Some protesters were physically subdued, and tensions quickly escalated as NYPD officers punched and tackled members of the group.

NYPD officers lead protesters onto the Brooklyn-bound roadway of the Brooklyn Bridge. NYPD later denied leading the crowd.