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Earl Weiner and Gina Ingoglia received the seventh annual DeWitt Clinton Award for Excellence in front of some 300 friends, fellow board members and elected officials at a fundraising gala at the h … Full Article

Public housing safety policy can hit whole family

Wanda Coleman sits in the New York City public housing apartment where she's lived for 25 years, surrounded by empty rooms, bare walls and suitcases lined up by the front door. … Full Article

New York to lower flags to honor soldier lost in WWII

ALBANY— New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo has ordered flags lowered to half-staff on Monday to honor a World War II Army private from Brooklyn whose remains were recently recovered. … Full Article

NYC bill would ban credit checks in hiring, firing

New York City Council members held a hearing Friday on a bill that would prevent companies from using credit checks in employment decisions, a practice that they said harms the very people who need jobs the most. … Full Article

Largest marina in years on its way to Brooklyn Bridge Park

Docked at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 5 over the summer, the historic U.S. Navy vessel the Baylander is a sign of things to come. … Full Article

Friday Sept. 12: Our World In Pictures

INDONESIA CULTURAL PARADE: Student performers join an urban fashion show during a cultural parade in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, on Friday. … Full Article

Hundreds gather on 69th St. pier to remember 9/11 victims

With prayers, poetry, song and a 21-gun salute, Bay Ridge paid tribute to the victims of Sept. 11 in a heartfelt ceremony held at the 69th Street pier Thursday night. … Full Article

Arlington burial for Brooklyn soldier lost in WWII

ARLINGTON, Va.— An Army private who went missing in World War II is being buried at Arlington National Cemetery after his remains were recovered seven decades later.
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Brooklyn Remembers 9/11

Fort Hamilton was the scene of a moving memorial ceremony Thursday to honor the nearly 3,000 people who perished in the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attack on the World Trade Center. … Full Article

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