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Mayor Bill de Blasio’s bold plan to create a streetcar service to run between Sunset Park and Queens, which has already won the support of Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and transporta … Full Article

Sunset Park to celebrate 4th Ave. subway’s 100th Anniversary

The front page of the Brooklyn Daily Eagle on June 19, 1915, heralded the arrival of a new subway line in the borough. … Full Article

Tuesday March 3, Our World In Pictures

CHINA — Band Rehearses Before Opening Session of Political Conference: A Chinese military band rehearses before the opening session of the Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference in Beijing's Great Hall of the People on Tuesday. … Full Article

Comptroller report: NYC paid out millions over playground injuries

More families than ever before are suing the city over injuries their kids sustained in city playgrounds, according to New York City Comptroller Scott Stringer. … Full Article

James Madison HS grad coordinates Navy funeral honors

Angela Boyle, in addition to being a massage therapist, a volunteer for Susan G. Komen’s Race for a Cure and a volunteer for United Service Organizations, is a petty officer 2nd class in the U.S. Navy Reserve. … 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

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