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A broken apartment pipe in Bay Ridge left 450 residents without heat and water

A broken apartment pipe allowed torrents of water to flood an entire street in Bay Ridge on Sunday at approximately 5 p.m. The leaky valve with gushing water affected an entire neighborhood as a sinkhole opened at 92nd Street in between Marine Avenue and Shore Road. … Full Article
 

Bichotte to re-introduce minority and women owned businesses bill Cuomo vetoed

A Brooklyn lawmaker who has focused much of her time in the New York state Assembly assisting women and minority-owned businesses is pushing back against Gov. Andrew Cuomo after he vetoed a bill she sponsored. … Full Article
 

Tuition-free CUNY draws record numbers of enrollments

Free tuition is proving to be an immensely popular draw for students looking to attend college in Brooklyn and other parts of New York City, according to education officials. … Full Article
 

Grimm denounces Bannon over anti-Trump book

The fallout over the blockbuster book about the Trump White House by writer Michael Wolff has reached all the way from Washington, D.C. to Brooklyn, where it is shaking up a local congressional campaign. … Full Article
 

GOP names Malliotakis Assembly minority whip

Republican Assemblymember Nicole Malliotakis, who was trounced by Democratic incumbent Bill de Blasio in the mayoral election on Nov. 7, has been welcomed back with open arms by her GOP Assembly colleagues who named her to a key leadership position. … Full Article
 

Chain stores increase foothold in Brooklyn, study finds

Brooklyn saw the largest growth of national chain stores of any of the city’s five boroughs in 2017, according to a study released last week by the nonprofit think tank Center for an Urban Future. … Full Article
 

Maimonides doctor tells how to lose weight in 2018

If your New Year’s resolution is to lose weight, you would be better off making small, incremental changes in your eating habits rather than go for broke by putting yourself on a starvation diet. … Full Article
 

Trump critic Nadler moves up on House Judiciary Committee

One of President Trump’s fiercest critics in Congress now occupies the top spot of his party on the influential House Judiciary Committee and as 2017 turns into 2018, all eyes will be on him. … Full Article
 

Charitable leaders bring Christmas cheer to kids in need

Children at a Brooklyn military post, a nonprofit organization and a school for the disabled, learned that they would not be forgotten this Christmas season when special visitors brought holiday presents to them to enjoy. … Full Article
 

Maimonides marks heart transplant milestone

The daughter of the surgeon who performed the first heart transplant in the U.S. 50 years ago paid a visit to the Brooklyn hospital where the historic operation took place to help today’s doctors celebrate the milestone. … Full Article
 

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