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April 5, birthdays for Pharrell Williams, Colin Powell, Juicy J

ON THIS DAY IN 1914, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Police Wield Clubs on I.W.W. Rioters at Labor Meeting.” … Full Article

March 31, birthdays for Al Gore, Jimmy Johnson, Ewan McGregor

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 91st day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1924, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Young Girl Shot; Police Seeking Brother Who Fled.” … Full Article

March 25, birthdays for Elton John, Sarah Jessica Parker, Aretha Franklin

  Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 85th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1903, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Found $80 in Her Stocking.” … Full Article

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

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 84th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1897, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Navy Yard Favoritism.” … Full Article

March 18, birthdays for Queen Latifah, Adam Levine, Vanessa Williams

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 78th day of the year.   … Full Article

March 16, birthdays for Blake Griffin, Judah Friedlander, Victor Garber

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 76th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1908, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Met a Big Serpent.” … Full Article

March 15, birthdays for Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Eva Longoria, Kellen Lutz

Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 75th day of the year. ON THIS DAY IN 1937, the Brooklyn Daily Eagle published an article titled “Milk Price War Looms as State Rule Nears End.” … Full Article

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

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