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Petition for year-round Brooklyn Pier 6 ferry service takes off

Brooklyn Heights
East River Ferry service to and from Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park, operated on a seasonal basis only, has proven so popular that local residents and representatives are pushing to make it permanent. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Law School hosts business boot camp

Downtown
Brooklyn Law School, in collaboration with Deloitte Financial Advisory Services LLP and John Oswald, ’84, president and CEO of Capital Trust Group, recently conducted a business “Boot Camp” designed to teach law students valuable skills for succeeding in the business world. … Full Article
 

Mounting debts may force Bushwick arts center to close

Bushwick
Claudia Cochran, who runs a mentoring program at the Biko Transformation Center in Bushwick, helped her teenage protégés assemble a buffet line at a fish fry on a recent Friday night. … Full Article
 
 

Balancing Act: Nets sharing the wealth during thus-far perfect New Year

Atlantic Yards
"Share and Share Alike" isn't exactly the sexiest of slogans for today's "All Eyes on Me" NBA, but it's doing the Brooklyn Nets just fine during their perfect start to 2013. … Full Article
 

Brooklyn lawyers weigh in on revolutionary NY gun legislation

Downtown
While New York state’s lawmakers were working Tuesday afternoon to approve the toughest gun control law in the nation, … Full Article
 

Sunshine Connections: Brooklyn native Bonnie Crosby: Father and daughter’s inseparable link to Brooklyn and the Brooklyn Dodgers

Crown Heights
Bonnie Crosby, a Brooklyn native, was born January 17, 1940, and lived at 3108 Brighton 5th Street until she was in the 3rd grade.  She currently lives in Naples, Florida, and this week celebrates her 73rd birthday.   … Full Article
 

Brooklyn Bookbeat: Brooklyn writer looks to literary classics for lessons in love

Prospect Park
Despite the expanding array of communication options that exist today — including, of course, the recent proliferation of dating websites — finding true love can seem difficult as ever. … Full Article
 

Review: Facebook's 'Graph Search' is incredibly strong

Boerum Hill
MENLO PARK, Calif. — Facebook unveiled a new search tool on Tuesday that gives users a chance to sift through the photos, places and other information available on the site — all through the lens of their social connections. … Full Article
 

Federal government killed Reddit co-founder Adam Swartz, father says at funeral

Crown Heights
HIGHLAND PARK, Ill. — Internet freedom activist Aaron Swartz was "killed by the government," his father told mourners Tuesday during his son's funeral in suburban Chicago. … Full Article
 

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