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A Mass was held at Saint Athanasius Roman Catholic Church on Monday, May 22 to honor the brave police officers who were assigned to patrol Brooklyn South and whose l … Full Article

Brooklyn memorial Mass honors fallen NYPD heroes

A Mass was held at Saint Athanasius Roman Catholic Church on Monday, May 22 to honor the brave police officers who were assigned to patrol Brooklyn South and whose lives were cut short in the line of duty. … Full Article

Memorial Day 2017 in Brooklyn

Brooklyn is always a terrific place to spend Memorial Day weekend. Whether you want to take in a parade, honor those who made the ultimate sacrifice, enjoy uplifting live music or just hang out around the barbeque, this borough has you covered.  Here are a few highlights: … Full Article

Bensonhurst Alliance makes Bath Avenue gleam

Eileen LaRuffa, armed with her trusty scraper, was busy at work removing a flyer that someone had illegally glued to a street pole on the corner of Bath Avenue and Bay 20th Street. … Full Article

Brooklyn Today May 26: Forget the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, Welcome to the Floating Gardens of Brooklyn

Weather, Brooklyn Borough Hall (NWS): Day 75°, Night 60°, chance showers … Full Article

Beer for Breakfast? BP Adams wants 8 a.m. alcohol sales on Sundays

The American soccer fan is all too familiar with the sacrifices he or she must make to watch the world’s best matches. … Full Article

Bay Ridge plays host to 150th Brooklyn Memorial Day Parade

A retired U.S. Marine and a Korean War veteran will both proudly lead the way as hundreds of veterans and supporters of the military march up Third Avenue in Bay Ridge for the 150th Kings County Memorial Day Parade. … Full Article

Sarsour commencement speech draws fire

Despite mounting public pressure from elected officials and leaders of Jewish and Catholic organizations, the chancellor of the City University of New York (CUNY) is refusing to rescind an invitation for controversial Arab-American civil rights leader Linda Sarsour to serve as the guest spe … Full Article

Brooklyn Today May 25: Hello There. We Really Like Your Striped Bedspread

Weather, Brooklyn Borough Hall (NWS): Day 62°, Night 57°, rainy … Full Article

PHOTOS: Brooklyn Heights Library comes down, section by section

A sign of changing times, the much-contested demolition of the Brooklyn Heights Library building at 280 Cadman Plaza West is well underway. Much of the second floor is down already, and another section disappears with each passing day. … Full Article

Fleet Week NY: U.S. Navy divers swim with stingrays at New York Aquarium

There were Spanish hogfish, purplemouth moray eels, queen angelfish and stingrays. And then there were U.S. Navy divers. From behind a coral reef emerged two men, adorned in camouflage, bubbles bursting from their mouths. … Full Article

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