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Parachute Jump to be bathed in light for kids with cancer

When the sun goes down on Friday night, the Coney Island Parachute Jump will be bathed in light as community residents gather on the Riegelman Boardwalk for a ceremony designed to raise childhood cancer awareness. September is National Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. … Full Article
 

A president with a vision

Private Citizen Farley Herzek pushed into the No. 42 bus filled with Kingsborough Community College students. “Hi. Do you go to Kingsborough? And where do you live? Manhattan? Why travel so far?” … Full Article
 

Tiny Morton will return to coach Lincoln basketball

Lincoln High School's famed head coach Dwayne "Tiny" Morton is returning to run the Railsplitters’ basketball program in Coney Island just one year after he left to be an assistant coach at Seton Hall. … Full Article
 

B'KLYN's fascinating fixer-uppers: The Mermaid Avenue Chase branch building

In manicured, marvelous Brooklyn, fixer-upper buildings really stand out. Some are splendid despite their disrepair. The messiness adds to their allure. Some are just a mess. … Full Article
 

Working Families Party endorses Harris for Assembly

With the Democratic County Committee poised to meet this week to select a candidate to run for the state Assembly seat vacated by Alec Brook-Krasny, would-be candidates are busy working behind the scenes to try and secure the support of committee members. … Full Article
 

Macy’s opens new Backstage store in Sheepshead Bay

You won’t have to go to Herald Square to shop at Macy’s anymore. The iconic department store has set up shop in Sheepshead Bay, at the site of the former Loehmann’s. … Full Article
 

Superstorm Sandy informs Treyger’s City Council philosophy

Much of Councilmember Mark Treyger’s public life has been taken up by his non-stop efforts to help Superstorm Sandy victims recover and move on with their lives. … Full Article
 

Local author of ‘B Is For Brighton Beach’ is all about giving back

“B Is For Brighton Beach” is a recently published children’s book with a story and a back-story. … Full Article
 

Almonte, Palsha shine in All-Star roles

Gaby Almonte didn’t get to start and Alex Palsha wasn’t permitted the opportunity to finish. … Full Article
 

Harry Potter castle, dragons appear at Coney Island’s 25th Annual Sand Sculpting Contest

The beach at Coney Island was teeming with crocodiles, octopi and all manner of creatures — real and imaginary — Saturday morning as Brooklyn Community Services (BCS) and Astella Development Corporation staged its annual Coney Island Sand Sculpting Contest. … Full Article
 

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