News

‘Avonte’s Law,’ to alarm NYC school doors, passes City Council

After several highly publicized incidents where children slipped unnoticed out of school buildings, the New York City Council passed legislation on Thursday to install door alarms in public schools. … Full Article

Far behind, or right on time? Nostrand Avenue construction timetable remains unclear

UPDATE: A response from the DDC indicates the source of confusion is the result of two overlapping projects–a full reconfiguration of the roadway and the installation of select bus service. … Full Article

New Fort Hamilton commander has close ties to Brooklyn

Col. Joseph D. Davidson, the new commanding officer of the U.S. Army Garrison at Fort Hamilton, officially assumed his new post at the fort Wednesday morning during a ceremony filled with military tradition. … Full Article

Complaints: Brooklyn Bridge construction noise, dust ruining neighbors' health

Residents living next to the Brooklyn Bridge say that years of non-stop noise and dust from the long-running bridge rehab project is ruining their sleep and their health. … Full Article

Brooklyn Defender Services reaches out to Brooklynites in Bed-Stuy

Nella was struggling with an issue with her landlord, but had no idea how to go about handling it. … Full Article

Coalition condemns attacks on Brooklyn Muslims

Leaders from the Muslim, Jewish and Christian communities came together for a press conference in Bay Ridge on Tuesday to denounce two shocking acts of religious intolerance against Muslims that took over the weekend. … Full Article

BP Adams offers reward in Brooklyn Bridge flag security breach

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is offering a $5,000 reward on for information leading to the arrest of suspects connected with Tuesday’s Brooklyn Bridge flag security breach. … Full Article

Twitter reacts to Brooklyn Bridge white flag story

As the Brooklyn Bridge white flag controversy becomes an even bigger story, Twitter has erupted with feedback. … Full Article

BDE TWITTER FEED

Join the conversation
  • Most Viewed
  • Most Commented
  • Most Shared
  • Past:
  • 1 day
  • 1 week
  • 1 month
  • 1 year