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Does New York State owe you money?

New York State is holding onto billions of dollars and some of that money could belong to you. … Full Article

New York becomes 23rd state to allow medical marijuana

ALBANY— New York is now the 23rd state in the country to authorize marijuana as a medical treatment — though the state will have one of the more restrictive programs in the U.S. … Full Article

All aboard! Health advocates welcome back B37 bus

What’s the best way to welcome back a bus that was out of service for four years? By taking a ride, of course! … Full Article

Fallen firefighter Ambelas honored only weeks earlier

On June 26th, Lieutenant Firefighter Gordon Ambelas and his company (along with two others) were honored by FDNY Commissioner Nigro, Rabbi David Niederman of the United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg and North Brooklyn, and a family extremely grateful for the FDNY saving the life of their y … Full Article

Thousands celebrate Fourth of July Fireworks' return to Brooklyn

A spectacular red, white and blue fireworks display, launched from three barges in the East River and from the Brooklyn Bridge itself, thrilled thousands of spectators crammed into Brooklyn Bridge Park, the Brooklyn Heights Promenade and other spots along the Brooklyn waterfront Friday night. … Full Article

Workers: Brooklyn Bridge façade collapse ‘could have been much worse’

Workers doing construction on the Brooklyn Bridge said that if the walkway’s façade hadn’t collapsed the way it did -- and when it did -- Wednesday night, the outcome could have been "much, much worse." … Full Article

PHOTO: Stormy weather rolls into Brooklyn

Stormy weather came rolling into Brooklyn on Wednesday and it brought with it plenty of thunder and lightning as well as some flooding. … Full Article

Brooklyn Bridge walkway facade collapses Wednesday, five injured

The heavy stone facade of the walkway to the Brooklyn Bridge, under the overpass at Washington and Prospect streets in DUMBO, collapsed at roughly 7:40 p.m. Wednesday night in Brooklyn. … Full Article

Brooklyn’s mixed message to China

“Some people believe that I should not go and visit China, and learn about how we can join the Chinese residents of Brooklyn with the Chinese community,” Borough President Eric Adams trumpeted from Sunset Park’s Eighth Avenue early Sunday afternoon. … Full Article

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