Brooklyn’s Edward R. Murrow HS, long-dominant city chess dynasty, preps for state championship

Move over Brooklyn Dodgers of old, and Brooklyn Nets of today. There's a dynasty from Brooklyn that has had "game" since the early ’90s. … Full Article

City’s biggest politicians attend Brannan inauguration

Mayor Bill de Blasio came to Bay Ridge on Jan. 21 for Justin Brannan’s inauguration. “This is really a good news day for this community and for Brooklyn and for all the city. It is nice to be in what I call the one true borough,” de Blasio said. … Full Article

Five legal documents you need by 55

Good lawyers have different ways of reaching people, and attorney Joanne Seminara offered an engaging and informative talk at the Colonial Club of Bay Ridge meeting on Thursday. … Full Article

17th flag football awards ceremony at St. Ephrem

While the country was gripped with Super Bowl fever this past weekend, Brooklyn had its own reason to celebrate the sport as trophies and honors were awarded to members of the St. Ephrem Flag Football League on Friday, Feb. 2 in the St. Ephrem School auditorium at 7415 Fort Hamilton Parkway. … Full Article
Flatbush Caton Market Reopens in Temporary Location

VIDEO: Flatbush Caton Market reopens in temporary location

Over the span of 17 years, the Flatbush Caton Market has been a vibrant Caribbean bazaar at the corner of Flatbush and Caton avenues, housing more than 30 former street vendors and giving them an interior space to sell their goods. … Full Article

Maimonides joins forces with NY Community Hospital

The delivery of health care in Southwest Brooklyn is undergoing a major change. … Full Article

Donovan safe after train carrying GOP lawmakers crashes

U.S. Rep. Dan Donovan was among dozens of Republican lawmakers on an Amtrak train that crashed in Virginia Wednesday morning, according to his spokeswoman, who said the congressman was not injured in the accident.  … Full Article

Woes of subway schedules top neighborhood survey issues

The sad shape of transit services in Southwest Brooklyn neighborhoods like Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst and Bath Beach made it to the top of the list of concerns of local residents who responded to a City Council member’s survey focusing on issues the public wants lawmakers to address. … Full Article

Fontbonne students earn praise in science talent search

Two enterprising Fontbonne Hall Academy students are winning praise for the research papers they submitted to a nationwide science competition. … Full Article

Panda Express to donate profits to P.S.-I.S. 104

The owners of a new Asian-inspired fast food restaurant opening up in Bay Ridge are making themselves at home in their new neighborhood by doing a good deed for local school children. … Full Article


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