State Sen. Marty Golden (R-C-Bay Ridge-southern Brooklyn), who has been pushing for passage of a bill he sponsored to hit-run drivers, breathed a sigh of relief this week when the senate approved the proposed legislation. … Full Article
Nicole Malliotakis has long enjoyed strong ties to the New York State Conservative Party, which enthusiastically endorsed the assemblywoman for election in 2010 and re-election in 2012. Now, the national Conservative Party is beginning to take notice of her. … Full Article
A Bay Ridge school that has been handing out an “International Brotherhood Award” for more than 100 years selected a recipient this year who has been serving Brooklyn in a variety of capacities. … Full Article
Charging that southern Brooklyn neighborhoods like Bensonhurst, Bath Beach, and Dyker Heights are being shortchanged by New York State when it comes to health care, the chairman of Community Board 11 is urging his members to write to State Health Commissioner Dr. Nirav R. … Full Article
More than 300 couples who have been married for half a century or more will gather in Brooklyn to celebrate their love in a special Valentine's Day ceremony.
The special celebration will be held in the El Caribe Country Club in Mill Basin on Thursday. … Full Article
As one of the youngest Democratic Party leaders in Brooklyn, Kevin Peter Carroll said he doesn’t like to waste time. The precocious political personality has already made his pick for mayor. … Full Article
Talk about a bank shot!
Brooklyn may Nets territory but a couple of legends from that “other” professional basketball team in town created a great deal of excitement when they stopped by a Bensonhurst bank to sign autographs for fans. … Full Article