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Journalism professor speaks on Italian-Irish relations

Paul Moses, professor of journalism at Brooklyn College, will discuss his book "An Unlikely Union, the Love-Hate Story of New York's Irish and Italians” when he speaks at a meeting of the Bay Ridge Historical Society on March 16. … Full Article

March 11, birthdays for Rupert Murdoch, Terrence Howard, Didier Drogba

  Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 71st day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1917, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “350 Guests Escape from Hotel Blaze.” … Full Article

March 9, birthdays for Juliette Binoche, Oscar Isaac, Clint Dempsey

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 69th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1934, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Autotruck Big Enough to Move Elephant Is Too Big for Park Gate.” … Full Article

March 7, birthdays for Bryan Cranston, Rachel Weisz, Michael Eisner

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 67th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1919, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “‘Don,’ Mascot of 106th, Wounded Twice, Cited.” … Full Article

March 3, birthdays for Jessica Biel, Julie Bowen, Ira Glass

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 63rd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1915, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Mother Defies Flames.” … Full Article

Tuesday March 2, birthdays for Chris Martin, Daniel Craig, Jon Bon Jovi

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 62nd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1938, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “$10 License Fee for Dogs Killed by Assembly Body.” … Full Article

March 1, birthdays for Justin Bieber, Roger Daltrey, Kesha

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 61st day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1946, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “9,575 Auto Accidents in ’45 Set Boro Record.” … Full Article

Feb. 25, birthdays for Bob Schieffer, Rashida Jones, Joakim Noah

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 56th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1927, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Cop Takes 2 in Weird Chase Through Jamaica Bay Swamp.” … Full Article

Feb. 22, birthdays for Rajon Rondo, Drew Barrymore, Julius Erving

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 53rd day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1920, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Runaway Car Hits Another on Bridge; 10 Hurt, One Dying.” … Full Article

Feb. 18, birthdays for John Travolta, Dr. Dre, Toni Morrison

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 49th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1921, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Indict 3 Firms for Polluting Waters.” … Full Article

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