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Brooklyn Heights Association’s Annual Meeting features Internet expert Clay Shirky

The Brooklyn Heights Association's Annual Meeting is scheduled for Thursday, February 27, 7 p.m. at the Brooklyn Historical Society, 128 Pierrepont Street. … Full Article

Engagement ring found in Barclays Center bathroom

A search is on for a man who left an engagement ring in a bathroom stall of Barclays Center in Brooklyn. The ring was discovered by another man who attended a Marc Anthony concert at the center on Saturday. … Full Article

Bay Ridge-born Jimmy Fallon takes over ‘The Tonight Show’

Bay Ridge residents had a special reason to watch Jimmy Fallon’s debut as host of “The Tonight Show” on NBC Monday night. Fallon is a native son. … Full Article

Golden wants welfare recipients banned from buying cigarettes and alcohol

New York State residents on public assistance should not be able to use their benefit cards to buy “frivolous” things like cigarettes and liquor, according to state Sen. … Full Article

Mosley throws support behind Fortis development plan in LICH dispute

Assemblyman Walter T. Mosley (D-57) on Monday threw his support behind one of several proposals being considered by SUNY Downstate in its push to sell Long Island College Hospital (LICH), in Cobble Hill. Mosley said in a letter to SUNY Board Chairman H. … Full Article

De Blasio gets cards, balloons, poem from housing advocates for Valentine’s Day

Housing advocates had a special Valentine’s Day gift for mayor Bill de Blasio but rather than rely on a florist to delivery it, they brought it to the mayor’s Park Slope home themselves. … Full Article

More snow? NYC issues weather alert for Tuesday

New York City has issued a snow alert starting at 3 a.m. Tuesday. The preparation includes the sanitation and transportation departments, along with the Office of Emergency Management. … Full Article

East River shuttle bus service between Greenpoint, Williamsburg starts Tuesday

New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and State Senator Daniel Squadron today announced a temporary shuttle bus service will commence operation tomorrowFebruary 18, 2014, transporting riders be … Full Article

Levin: Ferry can’t resume until ramp collapse probe complete

In the wake of the collapse of a gangplank at the Greenpoint ferry, Councilman Stephen Levin said ferry service cannot resume “until we have full knowledge of what caused the ramp to collapse.” … Full Article

Greenfield wants bigger signs on Prospect Expressway

The speed limit on the Prospect Expressway is 45 miles per hour but it drops to 30 mph north of Church Avenue. Drivers who don’t see the signs warning of the lower speed limit are often slapped with summonses. … Full Article

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