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INDIA — Kite-Flying Endangers Birds: Locals fly kites on rooftops during Independence Day celebrations in the old quarters of New Delhi on Thursday. … Full Article

VIDEO: Judge rules construction can commence on Pier 6 towers, even before final court date

It looks like Brooklyn Bridge Park could get mighty noisy very soon. … Full Article

MTA officials chew on possible ban on subway snacks

New York transit officials are chewing on the notion of a subway snacking ban — and that's heating up the political rhetoric. MTA is weighing food restrictions, or even a ban, after a trash fire on the tracks crippled subway service on Monday. … Full Article

Sunset Park gets free Wi-Fi with LinkNYC

The de Blasio administration has given a gift to Sunset Park in the form of free Wi-Fi. … Full Article

Cuomo’s $5.6 billion LIRR Plan: New Hudson tunnel, Penn-Farley complex, transformed Jamaica hub & improved service to Brooklyn

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday a $5.6 billion infrastructure plan, encompassing 100 capital projects, to upgrade and transform the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR). … Full Article

Greening Greenpoint nears goal of 500 new trees on North Brooklyn streets

Shovels, a truck bed filled with mulch and half-a-dozen large pizzas came together on Franklin Street to bring Greening Greenpoint closer to its goal of planting 500 new trees in North Brooklyn.  … Full Article

Frustration mounts for striking Charter/Spectrum employees, four months since union walkout

A battle between Time-Warner and Charter/Spectrum employees is just a week away from beginning its 5th month, and no relief for cable workers still on strike in Brooklyn is in sight. … Full Article

Bay Ridge homeowners sue city over trash

The residents of Barwell Terrace say the de Blasio administration is trashing them... literally.  … Full Article

Brooklyn Heights Association headed to court Thursday with Pier 6 emergency request

The Brooklyn Heights Association (BHA) is set to go to court on Thursday at noon to ask New York State Supreme Court Justice Lucy Billings to prevent construction from beginning on two residential towers on Pier 6 in Brooklyn Bridge Park, at least until BHA's request for a temporary restrai … Full Article

Brooklyn Today July 19, Co-Sponsored by Industry City: $12.9M Brooklyn Heights Pad Sold By Kushner Is A Fixer Upper

Weather, Brooklyn Borough Hall (NWS): Day 89°, Night 76°, mostly sunny with chance storms. … Full Article

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