Located in the heart of Brooklyn Bridge Park between Piers 4 and 5, ONE°15 Brooklyn Marina, the newest marina in New York City, is currently under construction with new docks being anchored and a s … Full Article

De Blasio: $130M to revamp NYC jails for mentally ill

 The New York City mayor wants to spend $130 million over four years to overhaul how the nation's most populous city deals with mentally ill and drug-addicted suspects, diverting many to treatment instead of the city's troubled Rikers Island jail complex. … Full Article

NYC public libraries to offer portable WiFi units

Public libraries in New York City will be making about 10,000 portable Wi-Fi units available for their patrons. … Full Article

Schumer warns of webcam, ‘Smart’ TV, baby monitor hackers

U.S. Sen. Charles E. Schumer on Sunday called on device manufacturers to adopt improved safety and security standards to help prevent hackers from breaking into individuals' camera-enabled devices, and live streaming personal lives for all to see. … Full Article

Monday Dec. 1: Our World In Photos

INDIA — Indian Worker Participates in Iron, Steel Scrap Workshop: An Indian worker works at an iron and steel scrap workshop at an industrial area on Reay Road in Mumbai, India, on Monday. Mumbai is also known as the financial capital of India. … Full Article

Homebound elderly residents get special delivery on Thanksgiving

Frail and elderly Bay Ridge residents who couldn’t make it to the homes of relatives for Thanksgiving were still able to enjoy turkey dinners with all the trimmings, thanks to a group of volunteers. … Full Article

Leaders of politics, business, education gather for memorable meal

Vittoria Seafood & Grill, a restaurant on Sheephead Bay's restaurant row, was the setting for a memorable dinner enjoyed by a group of political, business, education and health care leaders brought together for the occasion by the Brooklyn Daily Eagle. … Full Article

94-year-old Brooklyn man tries to sneak a loaded gun onto a plane at LaGuardia

A 94-year-old Brooklyn man was found to be packing heat when he entered a body scanner at a checkpoint at LaGuardia Airport early on Wednesday, Nov. 26 – one of the busiest travel days of the year. … Full Article

City hosts grand re-opening of Dyker Beach Dog Run

Every dog has its day – especially in the Bay Ridge-Dyker Heights area, where a newly renovated park just for pets was officially dedicated on Tuesday. … Full Article

Council seeks to improve communications system in disasters

The city’s emergency communication system will need vast improvements if residents are to stay safe when the next disaster hits, according to Councilmember Mark Treyger, who took part in a hearing focusing on proposed legislation aimed at fixing the problem. … Full Article
Brooklynites protest Ferguson decision

Brooklynites protest Ferguson grand jury decision in front of federal courthouse

Ferguson, Missouri, is nearly 1,000 miles away, but that didn't stop crowds of people in Brooklyn from protesting a grand jury's decision not to indict the police officer who killed Michael Brown. … Full Article


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