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Target Margin Theater boosts careers of up and coming artists

A groundbreaking theater company that created a great deal of excitement in Brooklyn’s artistic community when it moved from Manhattan to Sunset Park last year is seeking to cement its standing in the borough by moving forward with its residency and fellowship programs to help up and coming … Full Article

NYU Tandon offers affordable cybersecurity master’s degree with backing from NYC

With everything from Russian hackers to credit card fraud becoming very much a 21st century problem, a door of opportunity has just opened for New York City students hoping to get into one of the hottest fields on the planet. … Full Article


Climate change activists applaud de Blasio fossil fuel move

Climate change activists around the city, including the leader of a Sunset Park group, are praising a decision by the de Blasio administration to divest $5 billion in pension holdings from companies dealing in fossil fuel. … Full Article

Court sergeant accused of sex abuse offered plea deal

A Brooklyn court sergeant accused of forcing a woman to perform a sex act on him in a court stairwell was offered a plea deal in Brooklyn Supreme Court on Wednesday, but he has until February to make a decision. … Full Article

Victim testifies Brooklyn prison guard raped her, threatened her with solitary

Gripping a tissue and sniffling with a water bottle close by, a woman told a Brooklyn federal court jury and a full audience on Tuesday how she was repeatedly raped by a prison guard at a Sunset Park jail. … Full Article

Greenpoint woman rings opening bell at Nasdaq

The Nasdaq Stock Market adopted a decidedly Brooklyn attitude on a recent morning, as a Greenpoint woman got a once-in-a-lifetime chance to ring the opening bell to signal the start of the trading day. … Full Article

Pricey home sales in Red Hook

Ka-ching! The rowhouses Sanba Partners have built across the street from Red Hook's elementary school are selling for big bucks. … Full Article

Deep freeze in Red Hook

The other day we went looking for icicles — and found them on Valentino Pier. We wanted to snap photos of winter scenes in Red Hook. … Full Article

Landmarks Preservation Commission calls for tweaks to plan for Clinton Hill church repairs

Jeffrey Gershon's Hope Street Capital is seeking a special zoning permit to build a 29-story apartment tower in Clinton Hill. And restoring the nearby Church of St. Luke and St. Matthew is a crucial part of the development plan. … Full Article

Trial begins for federal corrections officer accused of raping female inmate

Prosecutors in Brooklyn’s federal court detailed the accused rape of an inmate at a Sunset Park jail by a corrections officer at the lieutenant’s Tuesday trial. … Full Article


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