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The Ultimate Guide To Enjoying The Brooklyn Flea Market
Even a week spent in Brooklyn, New York, won't cover all the exciting things people can do.
Coney Island high school for older students to get new hydroponics lab, facility for podcasts
A new hydroponics lab and newsroom classrooms are coming to Liberation Diploma Plus High School in Coney Island, it was announced Friday by Councilmember Mark Treyger and Principal April Leong.
New York Liberty's Betnijah Laney Covers WSLAM 1 | SLAM
With less than a minute left and with her team up by only 2 points, Betnijah Laney was ready to dance.
Follow up Q&A: A Life Taken by Hayward's Unsafe Designs
The brother of a cyclist killed in Hayward last June speaks out about decisions that led to his brother's death--and the pain of seeing deadly designs go unchanged
Francine Prose would like to return to eavesdropping on strangers
Francine Prose has written 22 novels. But a few minutes into our interview, we were talking about a very different accomplishment. Every morning, she does the New York Times Spelling Bee.
Coney Island Comedy Festival to return for three nights this month * Brooklyn Paper
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Sept. 11 memorial services around Brooklyn for 20th anniversary * Brooklyn Paper
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Revelers still flock to J'Ouvert and West Indian Carnival after organizers called off events * Brooklyn Paper
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Pandemic Halts J'Ouvert and West Indian Day Parade for Another Year
The J'Ouvert parade has been canceled for the second year, and the West Indian American Day Carnival will happen in a smaller version with a virtual component, due to renewed concerns about the spread of COVID-19, organizers behind the two major Caribbean-American celebrations said Monday.
Eric Adams, New York's likely next mayor, says he has 'never witnessed something like this.'
Eric Adams, who as the Democratic nominee is the likely next mayor of New York City, expressed alarm over the devastation he saw in hard-struck areas from the remnants of Hurricane Ida.