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"Girls" star and Brooklyn resident Lena Dunham made quite the splash at Monday night's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles with her attire. … Full Article

Egg hunts bring families to Brooklyn parks over Easter weekend

The Brooklyn Heights Annual Spring Egg Hunt drew hundreds  … Full Article

Easter egg hunts in Brooklyn Heights and East Flatbush on Saturday

Little bunnies and their families should bring their Easter baskets to Brooklyn Heights or East Flatbush on Saturday, April 19 to gather eggs to celebrate Easter and the coming of spring. … Full Article

Feed Me! Foodies flock to Brooklyn Bridge Park for spring Smorgasburg

Brisket on a bun you stand in line for – a looong time. Ramen Burgers that run out by 2:30 p.m. Brain-freezing Kelvin Natural Slush, a beverage too tempting to pass up, slurped al fresco. Ah, the rites of spring. … Full Article

City Parks Foundation offers free yoga lessons for seniors

Senior citizens will be doing the sun salutations in the great outdoors this spring, thanks to a popular fitness program sponsored by the City Parks Foundation. … Full Article

Bay Ridge singers hope to bring 'Rhapsody' to crowds at fundraiser

The Rhapsody Players, the popular Bay Ridge-based singing group that performs the greatest hits from the 60s, 70s and 80s, will be harmonizing for a good cause – to help kids get a foothold in the theater. … Full Article

Night at the Museum

Ars longa, vita brevis. Let's party! … Full Article

Theatre for a New Audience to celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday

Theatre for a New Audience (TFANA), New York’s pre-eminent classical theatre company, will celebrate the Bard’s 450th birthday with a special performance of its critically acclaimed production of “King Lear,” featuring Michael Pennington in a cast of 22. … Full Article

Photographer’s images of natural wonders captivate crowds at gallery

The majesty and mystery of Mother Nature have been captured by the camera of Dyker Heights photographer Robert DeSantos, whose work is currently in display at Baboo Gallery in Chelsea. … Full Article

‘Italian Sunday Feast’ to be served at cancer charity fundraiser

Guests will be able to “mangia” to their hearts’ content, enjoying linguine, lasagna, chicken Francese, and other tasty dishes at an “Italian Sunday Feast” fundraiser for a children’s cancer charity to take place in one of Bay Ridge’s most popular restaurants on April 27. … Full Article

Brooklyn author Vijay Seshadri wins Pulitzer Prize in poetry

Brooklyn resident Vijay Seshadri has been chosen as the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize in poetry for his collection “3 Sections” (Graywolf Press). The announcement was made on Monday. … Full Article

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