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In commemoration of the 50th anniversary of a pivotal voting rights march in 1965 over the Edmund Pettus Bridge from Selma, Alabama to the state's capital of Montgomery, Brooklyn BP Eric Adams has  … Full Article

Lynch defends Obama's immigration policies

WASHINGTON (AP) — Challenged by Republicans, Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch on Wednesday defended President Barack Obama's decision to shelter millions of immigrants from deportation though they live in the country illegally. … Full Article

Treyger: Don’t blame officials for snow storm hype

Winter Storm Juno didn’t turn out to be the blizzard of the century, as many parts of New York City were hit with less snow than had been anticipated. … Full Article

Future home of anchor at 76 Montague spurs community discussion

Following a Brooklyn Daily Eagle article that discussed the new tenants of 76 Montague St., who wish to move the 19th century anchor that sits by the storefront, there was much dialogue about the issue from Brooklyn Heights residents and community members.  … Full Article

"Save Pier 6" members convene in Brooklyn

Members and supporters of “Save Pier 6,” an advocacy group fighting against plans for two high-rise residential buildings to be built at Brooklyn Bridge Park’s Pier 6, congregated inside the Zion German Lutheran Church on Henry Street in Brooklyn Heights on Sunday, ahead of the … Full Article

Cuomo: MTA service to resume 9 a.m. Tuesday

Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the MTA will start phasing in service at 9 a.m. Tuesday and expects to be back on a Sunday schedule by noon. MTA Chairman Thomas Prendergast says commuters can expect a return to a full schedule on Wednesday. They spoke during a briefing on the snowstorm. … Full Article

De Blasio: Travel on NYC streets banned during blizzard

Mayor de Blasio warned New Yorkers to stay off city streets as a massive nor'easter – nicknamed Juno – bore down on the city on Monday. … Full Article

NYC parks closing at 6 p.m. due to storm

Mayor Bill de Blasio says all New York City parks will be closed Monday evening as the storm intensifies. He says he wants everyone to be out of the parks by 6 p.m. The mayor says the parks are being closed because of the potential of falling tree branches from heavy snow.  … Full Article

De Blasio: Storm to 'pack a real punch' in short time period

Mayor Bill de Blasio says New Yorkers should not be "caught off guard" as the storm delivers heavy snow and wind in a short period of time. De Blasio said Monday that forecasters are currently calling for around 2 feet of snow in the New York City area. … Full Article

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