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New York stands in solidarity with rival Boston

Fort Greene
A stadium full of Yankees fans stood arm in arm at the bottom of the third inning in the Bronx, singing along to "Sweet Caroline," the Boston Red Sox anthem. Irony and sarcasm were absent. Sincerity was the mood of the night. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Borough Hall bathed in green to honor victims of Boston Marathon bomb

Downtown
Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz said on Tuesday that Borough Hall, in Downtown Brooklyn, would be bathed in green lights all week to commemorate the victims of  … Full Article
 

CBS postpones Hynes’ reality show

Downtown
The CBS television network has decided to postpone the airing of a reality show showcasing the work done by the District Attorney and prosecutors in the Brooklyn DA’s Office.  … Full Article
 

As Washington mulls reform, Bishop DiMarzio honors immigrants

Downtown
On any given Sunday, mass is celebrated in 32 different languages in Catholic churches in the Diocese of Brooklyn, according to diocese officials, who said immigrants settling here have brought from their native countries a strong religious tradition. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Heights Promenade gets a new gardener

Brooklyn Heights
Courthouse workers and visitors to Downtown Brooklyn often stroll over to the world-famous Brooklyn Heights Promenade for lunch. In good weather a take-out lunch on a Promenade bench means dining with one of the greatest vistas in the world: New York Harbor. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Bookbeat: Brooklyn-based foodies reinvent the nacho with 84 inventive recipes

Cobble Hill
Nachos are the ultimate comfort food, the extreme guilty pleasure and the perfect dish for Cinco de Mayo parties. … Full Article
 

English Professor George Guida named City Tech 2013 Scholar On Campus

Downtown
New York City College of Technology (City Tech) has chosen English Professor George Guida as its 2013 Scholar on Campus for his outstanding work as a poet, fiction writer, critic, editor and teacher. … Full Article
 

Cuomo: Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of Boston

Downtown
In the wake of the horrific bombings in Boston on April 15, Gov. Andrew Cuomo released a statement expressing solidarity with the people of that city. … Full Article
 

Comedy is king at Markowitz’s Barclays gala

Atlantic Yards
Borough President Marty Markowitz threw a goodbye party for himself Thursday night at Barclays Center, the signature accomplishment of his 12 years in office. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Bookbeat: Acclaimed writer previews latest novel at St. Francis College

Brooklyn Heights
Award-winning writer Colum McCann (“Let the Great World Spin,” “Zoli”) will offer a preview of his forthcoming novel “Transatlantic” as the next author to speak for the Walt Whitman Writers Series on Wednesday, April 17 at 4:30pm in St. … Full Article
 

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