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For decades, a circa 1860s Brooklyn Atlantics team baseball card was tucked away, first inside a secret drawer of a bedroom set and then between the pages of a photo album. … Full Article

June 8, birthdays for Kanye West, Jerry Stiller, Barbara Bush

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 159th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Blasting May Delay Operation of 4th Ave. Tube Next Tuesday.” … Full Article

June 5, birthdays for Mark Wahlberg, Suze Orman, Jill Biden

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 156th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1909, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “She Clung to the Arms of Climbing Burglar.”  … Full Article

June 3, birthdays for Rafael Nadal, Anderson Cooper, Raul Castro

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 154th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1913, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Diamond Thieves Get $50,000 Loot from Brooklynite.” … Full Article

June 2, birthdays for Abby Wambach, Justin Long, Dennis Haysbert

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 153rd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1907, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “President Back Home.” … Full Article

June 1, birthdays for Heidi Klum, Morgan Freeman, Alanis Morissette

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 152nd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1909, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Coney’s Sunday Law Is Up to Mr. Clarke.”  … Full Article

May 29, birthdays for Carmelo Anthony, Melissa Etheridge, Annette Benning

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 149th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1916, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “James J. Hill Dies; Railroad Man and ‘Empire Builder.’” … Full Article

May 28, birthdays for Rudy Giuliani, Gladys Knight, Elizabeth Hasselbeck

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 148th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Say Wealthy Folk Got Cocaine Here.”  … Full Article

May 26, birthdays for Scott Disick, Lenny Kravitz, Genie Francis

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 146th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1907, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Bridegroom of 92 Weds Octogenarian Widow.” … Full Article

May 22, birthdays for Novak Djokovic, Naomi Campbell, Tommy John

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 142nd day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1917, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Clever Juggling Enables Emerson to Hold 2 Jobs Safe.”  … Full Article

May 19, birthdays for Kevin Garnett, Pete Townshend, Bill Laimbeer

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 139th day of the year. **** ON THIS DAY in 1913, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Lines of Strikers Broken By Police.”  … Full Article

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