History

March 31, birthdays for Al Gore, Christopher Walken, Gordie Howe

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 90th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1912, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Brooklyn Arsene Lupin Writes Notes to Police.”  … Full Article

March 30, birthdays for Eric Clapton, M.C. Hammer, Celine Dion

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 89th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Boy Admits Killing Teacher.” … Full Article

March 27, birthdays for Mariah Carey, Pauley Perrette, Quentin Tarantino

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 86th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1911, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published a story titled “Unsafe Conditions Exist in Brooklyn, Declares O’Keeffe.”  … Full Article

March 24, birthdays for Jim Parsons, Peyton Manning, Jessica Chastain

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 83rd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1909, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Would Cost Too Much to Fumigate School 119.” … Full Article

March 23, birthdays for Jason Kidd, Keri Russell, Perez Hilton

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 82nd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1920, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Two Girl Decoys, 7 Men, Captured in Bandit Roundup.” … Full Article

March 20, birthdays for Spike Lee, Carl Reiner, Bobby Orr

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 79th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1916, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Sisters As Sleuths Lay Burglar Trap; Land Old Jail Bird.”  … Full Article

March 19, birthdays for Clayton Kershaw, Bruce Willis, Glenn Close

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 78th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1911, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Clever Safe-Crackers Left No Clues Behind.”  … Full Article

Brooklyn memories: St. Patrick’s Day, 40 years ago

A photo taken during Brooklyn’s first St. Patrick’s Day Parade, 40 years ago in Park Slope, brings back a bundle of memories for Brooklyn attorney John O’Hara. … Full Article

March 17, birthdays for Rob Lowe, Kyle Korver, Kurt Russell

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 76th day of the year. **** … Full Article

March 16, birthdays for Blake Griffin, Lauren Graham, Jerry Lewis

ON THIS DAY in 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “5 Dead, Many Hurt As Tanks Blow Up.” The article focused on a gas explosion that wrecked a plant in Brooklyn. … Full Article

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