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Levin to debate challenger Cambranes Sunday in Brooklyn City Council race

Candidates for City Council District 33 (Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Downtown Brooklyn, Greenpoint, Williamsburg) will be debating this Sunday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m. at the Commons Café, 388 Atlantic Ave. … Full Article

Fans and critics speak out about Industry City's development plan

Industry City's owners have big plans for development.

Two hotels. Academic facilities. Large stores. … Full Article

Flatbush Avenue congestion plan to be tested

Double parking and deliveries along busy Flatbush Avenue during rush hours snarl up traffic all the way to Manhattan, and now the city is testing a possible solution. … Full Article

Brooklyn man convicted for Fort Greene triple homicide

A Brooklyn man faces 75 years to life in prison for a Fort Greene triple homicide after he was convicted by a Brooklyn Supreme Court jury Tuesday. … Full Article

Officials break ground for Brooklyn Public Library Greenpoint Branch

An impressive array of Brooklyn political and cultural leadership gathered at the corner of Norman and Leonard avenues on Monday to break ground for construction of a new Greenpoint branch of the Brooklyn Public Library. … Full Article

Hotels, academic facilities and big stores planned for Industry City

Industry City's owners want to build two hotels, academic facilities and big stores. They want to expand the Sunset Park manufacturing and techie-friendly office complex's size by about 1.27 million square feet. … Full Article

De Blasio announces car-free Prospect Park in pre-election Brooklyn blitz

Mayor Bill de Blasio kicked off his weeklong occupation of Brooklyn Borough Hall with the announcement that Prospect Park will soon be permanently car-free. … Full Article

NYU Langone hires breast reconstruction surgeon

Women who have undergone mastectomies and are in need of breast reconstruction surgery will have more options at NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn, according to hospital officials, who announced the appointment of a surgical expert to join their staff. … Full Article

De Blasio doles out crowd pleasers at Brooklyn Heights town hall

With Councilmember Stephen Levin at his side, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced new investments in local parks, new schools, a doubling of the Boerum Hill Historic District and funds to reopen the Gowanus Houses Community Center, among other projects at Wednesday’s town hall held at St. … Full Article

NYC Together second annual gala raises funds to keep kids out of prison

Dana Rachlin wasn’t joking around when she named the organization dedicated to disrupting the school-to-prison pipeline “NYC Together.” The first thing a supporter attending the nonprofit’s annual gala encounters when entering the Wythe Hotel is a table offering samples of Laphroaig Single Malt S … Full Article


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