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State obtains $5.5M settlement from EHS, operator of dorms at St. George

The state Attorney General’s Office has obtained a $5.5 million settlement to resolve an investigation into what it calls mismanagement and excessive executive compensation at Educational Housing Services, Inc. … Full Article

Google maps RAMBO, tiny new neighborhood in DUMBO

A tipster emailed the Curbed blog to tell them that "Rambo," short for "Right Around the Manhattan Bridge Overpass," is now appearing in Google M … Full Article

Jennings, Ellis lead Bucks in 97-88 win over Nets

Brandon Jennings had heard all the talk about how Brooklyn's backcourt of Deron Williams and Joe Johnson was considered one of the best in the league. … Full Article

Rice gets butchered by GOP strategists

After twice ambushing U.N. Ambassador Susan Rice over the bungle in Benghazi, it's now clear that she is being sacrificed as a result of a diabolic plot by the GOP to take back the Massachusetts senate seat by replacing Dem. … Full Article

Mark Jackson wins in return to Brooklyn

Mark Jackson looked around Barclays Center and saw friends, family and familiar faces from a lifetime of New York basketball. What he saw on the court was pretty special, too. … Full Article

Hip new retail, art complex eyes coming to Bushwick

An 80,000-square-foot retail and nightlife mall may be coming to Bushwick at 82 Bogart Street, the  … Full Article

Santa joins Marty at Boro Hall Christmas tree lighting

With music and plenty of good cheer, the spectacular 40-foot balsam fir Christmas tree in Brooklyn Borough Hall Plaza was lit with energy-efficient LED lights at a ceremony Thursday night.  … Full Article

Menorahs light up for Chanukah across Brooklyn starting Saturday

Chanukah (or Hanukkah), the eight-day Jewish "festival of lights" begins at sundown Saturday, and numerous menorah lightings are taking place around Brooklyn.  … Full Article

Single bullet killed Brooklyn rapper Notorious B.I.G., autopsy shows

Brooklyn rapper Notorious B.I.G. was killed by a single bullet that pierced several vital organs in a 1997 drive-by shooting, a long-sealed autopsy report released Friday shows. … Full Article

Pizza wars still burning at Grimaldi's

Frank Ciolli – owner of the famous Grimaldi's Pizza in DUMBO, Brooklyn – is smoking mad at pizza's patron saint Patsy Grimaldi, 81. Ciolli always says he bought the Grimaldi's Pizza name from him back in 1998 for half a million dollars, and Patsy Grimaldi officially retired. … Full Article


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