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Fifth Avenue celebrates spring with a spectacular street fair

A belly dancer, a pizza-eating contest, a wine tasting, live music, children’s rides and games, sausage stands and balloon animals are all things that you won't usually find in the same sentence. But they were all part of the sights and sounds on Bay Ridge’s Fifth Avenue on Sunday. … Full Article
 

Regina Opera presents free concerts at Brooklyn Public Library branches

Regina Opera will present two free-admission concerts at branches of the Brooklyn Public Library. … Full Article
 

TLC backs down after impounding Boro Park volunteer driver’s vehicle

Borough Park “Chesed” drivers and local politicians were outraged when Taxi & Limousine Officials pulled over one of the company’s volunteer drivers en route transporting cancer patients to a hospital this morning, issuing several tickets and even impounding the vehicle.  … Full Article
 

City officially renames street after Brooklyn Eagle’s Tom Kane

Tom Kane, the late journalist, actor, playwright, theater impresario and civic leader who helped children and the less fortunate has been immortalized by New York City, which officially dedicated the Bay Ridge street where he grew up in his name during a touching and memorable ceremony on Saturda … Full Article
 

Children’s Chorus to donate concert proceeds to Haitian kids

A group of socially conscious kids will raise their voices in song to help children in Haiti still recovering from a devastating 2010 earthquake. … Full Article
 

Gentile says city taking his advice on STAR tax relief

Councilman Vincent Gentile offered the city some friendly advice and the city listened. … Full Article
 

NCT awards performing arts scholarships to 4 students

Four students who are entering high school in September and who dream of performing onstage have been given a boost, thanks to Narrows Community Theater (NCT), which has awarded them scholarships. … Full Article
 

Pols bring pet pooches to Albany for Animal Advocacy Day

Peanut goes to Albany! Peanut, a Chihuahua owned by Assemblywoman Nicole Malliotakis, was one of several pets brought to the State Capitol by their owners on Wednesday to illustrate the call for stricter laws to prevent animal cruelty. … Full Article
 

City Council honors young Brooklyn gunshot victim

The New York City Council recognized a 13-year-old boy who has shown remarkable courage since getting shot while waiting for a bus with his aunt in Brooklyn. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn task force offers ideas on fighting drug addiction

An eye-opening report released Wednesday by the New York State Senate Joint Task Force on Heroin and Opioid Addiction recommends that the state take a series of measures to combat drug addiction, including limiting prescriptions for pain killers to a 10-day supply, making a drug overdose antidote … Full Article
 

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