Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams has paid tribute to a 100-year-old math teacher at St. Ephrem School in Dyker Heights, as well as a firefighter who saved the life of a 6-year-old boy in Brownsville. … Full Article
As the shock of the assassination of NYPD Officers Rafael Ramos and Wenjian Liu continued to hang over the city like a dark cloud, residents and elected officials from all corners of Brooklyn paid tribute to the two slain cops with candlelight vigils, blue ribbons and statements expressing … Full Article
Big-city police departments and union leaders around the country are warning the rank and file to wear bulletproof vests and avoid making inflammatory posts on social media in the days after a man ambushed two officers and shot them to death inside their patrol car. … Full Article
On Thursday, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams with the partnership of Council Member Mark Treyger and the Alliance for Coney Island, announced the first-ever New Year’s Eve ball drop in Coney Island. … Full Article
Hindus are upset over an “inappropriate” portrayal of Hindu goddess Kali in a mural at the Brooklyn Museum, says Rajan Zed, president of the Universal Society of Hinduism based in Nevada.
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