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Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorit … Full Article

Adams: Sandy victims should refile insurance claims following fraud reports

Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams on Sunday urged Brooklynites who were denied or underpaid on their flood insurance claims following Superstorm Sandy to resubmit their claims. … Full Article

Bay Ridge official warns residents to shovel snow

Shovel your sidewalk! That’s the warning issued by a Bay Ridge official, who said some homeowners and merchants in the area have been falling down on the job and creating a public safety hazard this snowy winter. … Full Article

Monday March 2, Our World In Pictures

TEXAS — Thousands Attend International Parade: Thousands attend the 78th annual Charro Days Grand International Parade Saturday afternoon in downtown Brownsville. … Full Article

Report: Brooklyn Bridge repairs $100 million over budget

Records show that repair work on the Brooklyn Bridge is $100 million over budget and the completion date has been pushed back again. … Full Article

Greenfield provides mortgage help for homeowners

In an effort to assist struggling homeowners in his district, Councilmember David Greenfield is working with Brooklyn Housing and Family Services to provide free one-on-one mortgage counseling. … Full Article

NYPD sergeants union signs new labor contract

New York Police Department's sergeants union is signing a new labor contract with City Hall. The deal, announced Thursday, comes after months of friction between the union and Mayor Bill de Blasio. … Full Article

Coney Island lawmakers demand homeland security funding

Wednesday’s arrest of three terror suspects from Brooklyn, one of whom told investigators he wanted to bomb Coney Island, is proof that Congress should vote to provide full funding to the U.S. … Full Article
BHA 2015 Annual Meeting

Theme of Brooklyn Heights Association Annual Meeting: Change vs Preservation

The theme of the Brooklyn Heights Association’s 2015 annual meeting, held at Grace Church Wednesday night, was the inevitability and necessity of change. … Full Article

This is not the first time Brooklyn targeted for terror

Wednesday's terror plot is not the first time Brooklyn has been threatened by Islamic extremists. … Full Article

3 Brooklyn men arrested in plot to join ISIS

Three men were arrested Wednesday on charges of plotting to travel to Syria to join the Islamic State group and wage war against the U.S., and federal officials said one of them spoke of shooting President Barack Obama or planting a bomb on Co … Full Article

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