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Please join CAMBA in bringing Thanksgiving meals to hungry families in Brooklyn

Every week, hundreds of our hungry neighbors will wait in line outside of CAMBA’s Beyond Hunger Emergency Food Pantry as they wait to receive a few bags of nutritious food that will last them...

Weekend Crime Blotter: Restaurant Fights, Subway Scuffles, iPhone Robbery and More

PARK SLOPE - City Employee Nilsa J. Lopez, an off-duty School Safety Agent, was arrested for assault in Park Slope at 8:00 pm on Friday, November 17. The 50-year old was at Rachel's Taqueria on...

Dan Donovan Is Told To “Do Your Job” By Angry Constituents At Coffee Talk

BAY RIDGE - Congressman Dan Donovan of 11th Congressional District (CD11) held Coffee Talk - a town hall meeting this past Saturday afternoon at Fort Hamilton High School’s cafeteria in Bay Ridge. The meeting...

Andrew Gounardes Announces Senate Run in District 22

BAY RIDGE - As of this morning, journalist Ross Barkan is not the only Democrat challenging State Senator Marty Golden's (R, District 22) seat in next year's elections. Attorney Andrew Gounardes, Counsel to Borough President Eric...

Barkan Says: Stop Overdevelopment of Southern Brooklyn’s Flood-Prone Waterfronts

BAY RIDGE - Ross Barkan, an award-winning journalist who is running to unseat State Senator Marty Golden (R, District 22) feels strongly about the environment. “Climate change and future flooding represent an existential threat to...

This Week In BKLYNER: Hottest Neighborhoods, Worst Landlords & More

Keep up with what’s going on in the neighborhood all week — follow us on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram, and sign up for our daily newsletter. And if you ever have any news tips, story ideas, questions, or...

Play Ball! McKinley Park’s Newly Renovated Baseball Field Opens

DYKER HEIGHTS - Yesterday, the NYC Parks Department cut the ribbon on the new and improved baseball field at McKinley Park in Dyker Heights. The $2.5 million renovations replaced the cracked asphalt surface with new...

NYPD Releases Additional Video Of Man Who Vandalized Two Sunset Park Mosques

SUNSET PARK - The NYPD has released another video of the man they are seeking in connection to attacking two Sunset Park mosques with a hammer last Saturday. https://youtu.be/LNP79mkZvx0 At approximately 5:20pm on November 11, police say...

Food & Drink

Stuff Yourself Silly in Sunset Park Using ReachNow

  Things have changed a bit since that day in July you grabbed a ReachNow car from one of our neighborhood side streets and spent...

Police & Fire

Bay Ridge Road-Rage Death Deemed Homicide, Driver Charged With Murder

BAY RIDGE - Police have ruled the death of Gavriel Mardaknayevy in a road-rage incident last week a homicide. The driver of the second vehicle, David...

Real Estate & Development

Real Estate Roundup: Stronger

In the 5 years since Sandy, Southern Brooklyn has steadily built back from the damage that was wrought. While not everything is all the...
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