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Brooklyn Today for September 19

Good morning. Today is the 262nd day of the year. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of Sept. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today for September 18

Good morning. Today is the 262nd day of the year. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of September 18, 1902, reported that for several months, officers at the Brooklyn Navy Yard had found that articles of jewelry and clothing were missing, without being able to trace the thefts. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today for September 17

Good morning. Today is the 260th day of the year. Police brutality is far from a new issue: The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of Sept. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today for September 16

Good morning. Today is the 259th day of the year. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of Sept. 16, 1902 reported that Borough President Edward Swanstrom had proposed a new subway line down Fourth Avenue to Bay Ridge and then across the Narrows into Staten Island. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today for September 13

Good morning. Today is the 256th day of the year. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle of Sept. 13, 1901, carried a report on the condition of President William McKinley, who had been shot by anarchist Leon Czogolsz. … Full Article

Brooklyn Daily Eagle for September 12

Good morning. Today is the 255th day of the year. It’s been a long time since there were woods near Sheepshead Bay, but that’s where a kidnapped girl, Ellen Nagorsky of Midwood, was found by police, according to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle of Sept. 12, 1901. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today for September 11

Good morning. Today is the 254th day of the year. It is the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, “Attack on America,” when terrorist members of Al Qaeda hijacked four jet planes. … Full Article

Harbor Defense Museum reopens at Fort Hamilton

The US Army Garrison at Fort Hamilton is steeped in history. Located on Brooklyn’s southwest waterfront in Bay Ridge, the fort was built in 1825, when the US was still a young nation. The famous names that have served there throughout its history include Robert E. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today for Sept. 10

Good morning. Today is the 253rd day of the year. On Sept. 10, 1910, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle issued its Educational Supplement, which was a guide to schools of all types throughout the borough. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today For September 9

Good morning. Today is the 252nd day of the year. The Brooklyn Daily Eagle for Sept. 9, 1901, featured an article about John Czolgosz, the assassin of President McKinley. … Full Article

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