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DOT Official Watches Avenue P For A While, Agrees It Needs...

Assemblymember Helene Weinstein and City Councilmember Alan Maisel have caught the attention of the Department of Transportation (DOT), and arranged for DOT Deputy Borough...

Zero Neighborhood Input For Gerritsen Avenue Vision Zero Project, Residents Complain

Major changes have started to come to fruition on Gerritsen Avenue, and a lot of residents are surprised. The Department of Transportation's (DOT) Vision...

The Deadline To Comment On The Army Corps Storm Resiliency Plan...

The deadline to give input to the Army Corps of Engineers is November 17, but local politicians are pushing for it to be extended...

Legislators Collected Over 1,000 Signatures Opposing Bragg Street Halfway House

Local lawmakers announced Tuesday that they had collected more than 1,000 of signatures opposing a proposed halfway house on Bragg Street. Community leaders were blindsided...

Treyger Bill Would Protect Disaster Victims From DOB Penalties

City Councilman Mark Treyger has introduced a bill to block the Department of Buildings from penalizing homeowners and tenants who are trying to recover...

Meet 9-Year-Old Anaya Lee Willabus, Brooklyn’s Youngest Author

By Chris Butera Brooklyn has a new author, and she's only nine-years old. On Saturday morning, the Mill Basin Library hosted Anaya Lee Willabus for a...

Local Pols ‘Outraged’ Over Planned Halfway House Near Schools, Senior Centers

Elected Officials are moving to block a proposed halfway house on Bragg Street, arguing that the location is inappropriate due to its proximity to...

Families Enjoy Fun And Food At Kings Bay Y’s Chanukah Extravaganza

Hundreds of families flooded the Kings Bay Y Sunday afternoon for the annual Chanukah Extravaganza. The event included bouncy castles, dance, art, and music lessons,...

Things To Do In Southern Brooklyn: Poetry Jams, Yoga At The...

Lots to do in southern Brooklyn this week! Pick up some cheap books and support your local library, hang out at the Halloween Harvest,...

Things To Do In Southern Brooklyn This Week: Free Flu Shots,...

Autumn has begun. And that means Halloween and Fall fun. Check out Luna Park's Halloween Harvest, happening all month, or grab some free flu...

Things To Do In Southern Brooklyn This Week: Free Flu Shots,...

Autumn has begun. And that means Halloween and Fall fun. Check out Luna Park's Halloween Harvest, happening all month, or grab some free flu...

Local Pols Renew Call For MTA To Make Avenue R Stop...

Following complaints from neighbors that the new Select Bus Service route on Nostrand Avenue, which replaced the B44's Limited service, left them walking too...

Councilman Maisel Kicks Off Food And Phone Drive For Veterans, Active...

Councilman Alan Maisel is teaming up with two organizations during the week of Veteran's Day to bring cell phones for active military members deployed...

Local Pols Support Ticker-Tape Parade For Troops Returning From Iraq, Afghanistan

Several local representatives to the City Council said yesterday that they support a proposal to throw a ticker-tape parade in Manhattan's Canyon of Heroes...

Local Pols Support Ticker-Tape Parade For Troops Returning From Iraq, Afghanistan

Several local representatives to the City Council said yesterday that they support a proposal to throw a ticker-tape parade in Manhattan's Canyon of Heroes...