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Brooklyn’s 113th Independence Day Parade Hits Court Street

VIDEO: Brooklyn’s 113th Independence Day Parade hits Court Street

For Brooklyn’s 113th annual Independence Day Parade on Saturday, the Knights of Columbus got rid of Court Street’s traffic and turned it into a patriotic mixture of entertainment for the people of Cobble Hill and Carroll Gardens. … Full Article

Bushwick cracks 100 most pricey NYC neighborhoods

Neighborhoods in Brooklyn are climbing the list of most expensive places to live in the New York metro area at an incredible speed. … Full Article

Green-Wood Cemetery hires manager of preservation and restoration

For the first time, Green-Wood Cemetery has hired a full-time manager of preservation and restoration. The manager, Neela Wickremesinghe, plans to establish a full-service restoration studio and hold workshops and presentations there, according to Brownstoner.  … Full Article
Stroller March Against Family Separation Policy

VIDEO: Borough President Eric Adams leads stroller march against family separation policy

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams led hundreds of parents, children and local politicians through the streets of Sunset Park on Sunday in a “stroller march” protesting the Trump administration’s policy of separating immigrant children from their parents at the border of U.S. and Mexico. … Full Article

Comments from outgoing Brooklyn Law School President & Dean Nick Allard

“Last July my wife Marla and I paid our respects at the terribly moving and unforgettable military cemeteries in Normandy,  France. At the very same time when we were touring the fearsome beaches and cliffs nearby, President Trump was in Paris. … Full Article

Gowanus queer food event mobilizes activism, builds community

A food event in Gowanus is part of a blooming queer food culture that’s playing a vital role in activism and mobilization within the LGBT community, The New York Times reported. … Full Article

NYPD’s Hunt and Condon honored by Montague St. BID in Brooklyn Heights

The Montague Street Business Improvement District (BID) honored 84th Precinct Neighborhood Coordination Officers (NCOs) Donovan Hunt (left) and John Condon at their annual membership meeting on Thursday for “the amazing job” they do on Montague Street. … Full Article

Pedestrian plaza opens on Myrtle Avenue in Clinton Hill

With the first day of summer, the Myrtle Avenue Plaza in Clinton Hill officially opened on Thursday, turning a section of a dangerous traffic street into tree-lined pedestrian area. … Full Article

Activists fear high-rises could cast shadows on Botanic Garden

Crown Heights community activists are reportedly fighting to prevent the approval of several high-rise buildings that they say will cast shadows onto the nearby Brooklyn Botanic Garden and deprive plants of sunlight. … Full Article

Bushwick tenant shames 'worst landlord in NYC' to give security deposit back

An unhappy tenant in Bushwick got his $2,550 security deposit back in a very unorthodox way. … Full Article


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