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Jo Anne Simon announces bid for re-election to Assembly

A host of city and state elected officials stood on the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall with Assemblymember Jo Anne Simon on Tuesday as she announced that she will seek re-election to represent the 52nd Assembly District for another two years. … Full Article

Radiant roses reign in Brooklyn Botanic Garden

It's prime time for these posies. Brooklyn Botanic Garden's roses are ready for their closeup. … Full Article

EXCLUSIVE: Eagle tours USS Bainbridge, ship that rescued Captain Phillips from Somali pirates

One of the—if not the most—prestigious and famed naval ships in the U.S. Navy’s history docked at the Brooklyn Cruise Terminal in Red Hook on Wednesday for Fleet Week New York. … Full Article

Pols push for services for homeless LGBT young adults

There are many young LGBT adults who are homeless because they have been rejected by their families and don’t want to sleep in shelters out of fear that they will be bullied and harassed, according to three of Brooklyn’s elected officials who are working together on a possible solution. … Full Article

Brooklyn serves those who serve at Fleet Week welcome in Red Hook

Fleet Week returned to Brooklyn in grand style, making up for a hiatus of several years, as two of the U.S. Navy’s Arleigh Burke class destroyers, Farragut and Bainbridge, and the U.S. … Full Article

Proclaim it on Twitter: #ElectrifyingDuo!

Home is where the heart is. Home is where the hate is. Two of the most searing dramas ever about marriage — by playwrights who detested each other — are here, in tandem, in Brooklyn. … Full Article

Borders of Prospect Park and Fort Greene Park to be opened to surrounding communities

Some of the walls and fences surrounding Prospect Park and Fort Greene Park will be coming down and the edges of the parks beautified under a Parks Department initiative to make parks more open and welcoming. … Full Article

Brooklyn Heights renovation and construction checklist

Labour is blossoming, as Yeats would say. … Full Article

Clinton Street house for sale has a three-car garage

Behold the Holy Grail for parking-space-starved Brooklynites: A three-car garage. For some prospective buyers, that may be all they need to know about the house for sale at 151 Clinton St. in Brooklyn Heights. … Full Article

Brooklyn Heights multifamily property 146 Willow St. morphs into $18 million mansion

Nice price. We're talking about the $18 million sum that Shahrzad Khayami wants for 146 Willow St. It would be a record for Brooklyn if that's what the house sells for.  … Full Article


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