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Musings on the D train: Brooklyn judge reflects on life in public service

Brooklyn judge William Miller has lived a full life representing the public’s interest.  … Full Article
 

Catholic school’s name change marks beginning of a new era

Starting in September, students at Saint Mary Mother of Jesus – Saint Frances Cabrini Academy in Bensonhurst will be attending Saint Peter Catholic Academy, but they won’t have to take a bus or a train to their new school. … Full Article
 

Grimm votes for budget to save fort’s anti-terror unit

At least something good is coming out of the nasty budget battles in Washington, a local lawmaker said. … Full Article
 

RACIST RANT? 'Ice Cream Girl' pulls 'Yo Granny's in my Garbage' video

Faced with mounting criticsm, a Bensonhurst ice cream pedler on Wednesday afternoon pulled from YouTube a music video that ridicules older Asian women who rummage through garbage cans collecting redeemable cans and bottles. … Full Article
 

Bay Ridge's Regina Opera presents `La Serva Padrona,’ Suor Angelica’

The Regina Opera, in its 43rd season, gave us an afternoon to treasure with a double bill that offered a dollop of laughter and a gallon of tears.  … Full Article
 

Midwood school mounts concert to save its music program

In the 1999 movie “Music of the Heart,” a violin teacher played by Meryl Streep is faced with the elimination of the music education program from her public school in Harlem. … Full Article
 

Immigrant workers rebuild storm ravaged waterfront job center

An employment center destroyed by Hurricane Sandy was rebuilt by determined immigrants who congregate there in the hope of finding day jobs. … Full Article
 

City eases up on fines against street vendors

The guy who owns the falafel stand on your street corner can breathe a little easier, thanks to the City Council, which voted overwhelmingly last week to ease restrictions on street vendors. … Full Article
 

Defiant Hikind offers modest apology for blackface Purim costume

Assemblyman Dov Hikind, who at first vigorously defended wearing blackface, an Afro wig and a basketball jersey to a Purim party, offered a modest apology Monday afternoon, saying he didn't mean to hurt anyone. … Full Article
 

Woman raped during ‘job interview’

By Paula Katinas Brooklyn Daily Eagle A 39-year-old woman was lured to a Bensonhurst motel by a man who promised her a job interview. But instead of interviewing the woman, the man raped her, police said. … Full Article
 

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