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Councilmember Espinal, Mayor de Blasio Celebrate New Public School in East New York

EAST NEW YORK - Breaking ground on a new public school in East New York yesterday, Mayor de Blasio and local Councilmember Rafael Espinal...

Aviator’s After-School Program Helps Kids Soar

With 1.1 million students, New York City’s public school system is the largest in the country. At any one time, about one out of...

Butler Bake Shop Opens In DUMBO & Other Food News

DUMBO - Michelin-starred pastry chef Ryan Butler debuted his second outpost of Butler Bake Shop & Espresso Bar on Tuesday at 40 Water Street in DUMBO. The...

De Blasio on Housing, Jails, Yeshivas, and Primaries – Brooklyn Edition

Last night Mayor Bill de Blasio talked to Errol Louis on Inside City Hall about all things Brooklyn. It is not often so much...

Pop-Up Magazine: Live Magazine Show Returns To BAM September 27

FORT GREENE - Pop-Up Magazine, a "live magazine" show produced "for a stage, a screen, and a live audience," returns to BAM next month...

Richard Carranza’s back-to-school checklist: less paperwork, clearer lines of responsibility, and a hard look...

By Christina Veiga, in partnership with Chalkbeat  Richard Carranza jokes that his colleagues must be tired of hearing him ask the same questions. Four months into...

New Hotel Planned For Clinton Hill

CLINTON HILL - A new five-story, 120-room hotel will soon replace a one-story warehouse located at 11 Grand Avenue, across from the Brooklyn Navy...

Residential Greenwood Heights Development Will Tower Over Neighbors

GREENWOOD HEIGHTS - A corner gas station will give way to eight stories of residential development along 4th Avenue, as permits are filed and renderings...

Local feuding gets the annual Pakistani Independence Day mela canceled

DITMAS PARK - The 72nd anniversary of Pakistan's independence was supposed to be celebrated with an annual mela (street festival) on Coney Island Avenue (between Avenue...

Local feuding gets the annual Pakistani Independence Day mela canceled

DITMAS PARK - The 72nd anniversary of Pakistan's independence was supposed to be celebrated with an annual mela (street festival) on Coney Island Avenue (between Avenue...

Butler Bake Shop Opens In DUMBO & Other Food News

DUMBO - Michelin-starred pastry chef Ryan Butler debuted his second outpost of Butler Bake Shop & Espresso Bar on Tuesday at 40 Water Street in DUMBO. The...

One Dead in Bed-Stuy After Single Car Crash

BED-STUY - Last night, a driver died behind the wheel after suffering a "medical episode," crashing his vehicle into several parked cars on DeKalb...

New Hotel Planned For Clinton Hill

CLINTON HILL - A new five-story, 120-room hotel will soon replace a one-story warehouse located at 11 Grand Avenue, across from the Brooklyn Navy...

Aviator’s After-School Program Helps Kids Soar

With 1.1 million students, New York City’s public school system is the largest in the country. At any one time, about one out of...

Pop-Up Magazine: Live Magazine Show Returns To BAM September 27

FORT GREENE - Pop-Up Magazine, a "live magazine" show produced "for a stage, a screen, and a live audience," returns to BAM next month...

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