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Councilmember Mark Treyger has an enticing proposition for his constituents. He is offering them the chance to say how $1 million in city money should be spent in their community. … Full Article

Memories of 9/11: A Memorial Garden dedication

Attorney Michael King shared his personal memories of 9/11 recently with the Brooklyn Eagle. His remarks were part of a Memorial Garden dedication in Brooklyn. … Full Article

Thursday Sept. 11: Our World In Pictures

9/11 MEMORIAL OBSERVANCES: Sam Pulia, mayor of Westchester, Ill., and a former police officer of the same town, mourns over the name of his cousin, New York firefighter Thomas Anthony Casoria, who was killed in the South Tower in the attacks of Sept. … Full Article

Obama orders airstrikes in Syria for first time on eve of 9/11 annversary

WASHINGTON (AP) — Opening a new military front in the Middle East, President Barack Obama authorized U.S. … Full Article

9/11 anniversary: De Blasio says NYC will remain target

The 2001 terrorist attacks are closely associated with a pair of New York City mayors. Rudolph Giuliani became "America's mayor" for his display of strength in the hours after the attacks.
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Montague Street Tunnel reopens Monday

R train riders who have to switch trains to get from Brooklyn to Manhattan because of the closure of the Montague Street Tunnel are getting full service back sooner than expected.  … Full Article

Wednesday, Sept. 10: Our World In Pictures

THE LONG WAR — REMEMBERING 9/11: In this Sept. 11, 2001, photo, people walk over New York's Brooklyn Bridge from Manhattan to Brooklyn following the collapse of both World Trade Center towers. … Full Article

Bouncy Squibb Bridge to Brooklyn Bridge Park to remain closed for several weeks

Popular, bouncy Squibb Park Bridge, zig-zagging downward from Brooklyn Heights to Brooklyn Bridge Park, will be out of commission for up to three more weeks, park officials told the Brooklyn Eagle on Tuesday. … Full Article

9/11 Remembered: Brooklyn girl honors Dad with WWE Career

As America approaches the unhappiest of anniversaries on Thursday, Sept. 11, the pain felt by so many from the terrorist attacks on the Pentagon and World Trade Center in 2001 remains extremely fresh to former Brooklyn resident Thea Trinidad.  … Full Article

Bloomberg offers digital funding for Brooklyn Museum

Bloomberg Philanthropies says it's expanding its funding for cultural institutions' digital projects to help increase visitors' access to their resources.
The nonprofit says it is committing $17 million to six museums.
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