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Xaverian names new girl’s volleyball coach

Xaverian High School, which is going co-ed in September, is continuing its effort to establish a strong sports program for its incoming female students. … Full Article
 

Irene Chu is new president of Stars & Stripes Club

In a move signaling the increasing political clout of Asian-Americans in southwest Brooklyn, the Stars & Stripes Regular Democratic Club has selected Irene Chu, a Chinese-American, to serve as its new president. … Full Article
 

Tasty treats abound on Fifth Avenue

Fresh off its successful Fifth Avenue Spring Festival held earlier this month, the Bay Ridge Fifth Avenue Business Improvement District (BID) is getting set to host another fun-filled event. … Full Article
 

Value of fasting is key theme of interfaith iftar in Midwood

“Abraham would be the happiest person,” said Mehmet Kilic, vice president of the Turkish Cultural Center, in his opening remarks to participants in an Interfaith iftar on Tuesday night. … Full Article
 

Bay Ridge throws party for outgoing 68th Precinct Council head

It was a going away party, but the guest of honor isn’t planning on leaving, much to the delight of her friends and admirers. … Full Article
 

Valedictorian says Adelphi Academy has profound impact

Adelphi Academy of Brooklyn provides a warm, nurturing environment that helps students follow their dreams, according to Arthur Furman, the valedictorian of the Class of 2016. … Full Article
 

P.S. 229 show brings out artistic side of students

Second-grader Jaida Cruz proudly pointed out her Picasso-inspired drawing to her parents, Valerie and Mike Cruz, as the family toured an art exhibition at P.S. 229 in Dyker Heights Thursday night. … Full Article
 

Council bill would take money from crooked landlords

Charging that unscrupulous landlords are bypassing the city’s zoning laws by gutting one- and two-family homes and turning the dwellings into multiple-unit apartment houses, a trio of Brooklyn elected officials came to Dyker Heights on Monday to announce proposed legislation aimed at stoppi … Full Article
 

Fantasia to perform in free concert at Fort Hamilton

Grammy Award-winning singer Fantasia is giving a special gift to troops at the U.S. Army Garrison at Fort Hamilton just in time for the Fourth of July weekend. The “American Idol” winner will headline an “Independence Day Salute to the Troops” concert at the army base on July 1. … Full Article
 

Pols praise proposal to restore weekend X28 buses

A proposal to restore weekend service on the X28 express bus is winning praise from elected officials who represent neighborhoods where riders would stand to benefit from a return ofSaturday and Sunday buses. … Full Article
 

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