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A fire Thursday night damaged the S.W. Bowne Grain Storehouse, a vacant warehouse on the Gowanus Canal's shoreline that community activists say should be landmarked. … Full Article

Chinese-American leaders say Sunset Park archway marks big step

Brooklyn’s Chinese-American community is reacting with excitement and anticipation to the announcement made by Mayor Bill de Blasio on Oct. 27 of plans to erect a Brooklyn Friendship Archway on Eighth Avenue at the entrance to the borough’s Chinatown. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today October 31: Feds Look to Seize Manafort's Brooklyn Brownstone

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 56°, Night 43°, Sunny
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Feds looking to seize Manafort’s Brooklyn brownstone

The government is looking to seize a property in Carroll Gardens owned by former Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort, who was indicted on Friday by special counsel Robert Mueller. … Full Article

Climate change protesters march across Brooklyn Bridge on Sandy anniversary

Climate change proponents marked the fifth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy by marching over the Brooklyn Bridge and holding a rally to demand action from the federal, state and city governments. … Full Article

Monday October 30, Our World in Pictures

SPAIN — Fans Fill the Stands: Girona supporters celebrate at the end of the Spanish La Liga soccer match between Girona and Real Madrid in Girona on Sunday. Girona won 2-1. … Full Article

Greenpoint YMCA unveils updated fitness, spin rooms, renovated gymnasium

“When I was a kid,” Frank Carbone, vice chairman of the board for the Greenpoint YMCA, told the group gathered on the freshly lacquered gymnasium floor, “we came here, to this Y. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today October 30: Anniversary of Sandy Devastation Recalls Red Hook Rebound

Weather, Brooklyn (NWS): Day 59°, Night 46°, Windy. Chance Showers then Mostly Sunny
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Friday October 27, Our World in Pictures

ENGLAND — Fall Closes In: Autumn colors are reflected in Buttermere Lake in the Lake District area of Cumbria on Friday. … Full Article

Guild for Exceptional Children honors three community leaders

The Guild for Exceptional Children (GEC), one of Bay Ridge’s most esteemed organizations, held its annual autumn gala on Oct. 20 at Gargiulo’s restaurant in Coney Island. … Full Article

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