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MCLA Graduates Handed Keys to Open...
Catt Linehan Chaput with mom Mary and state Rep. Gailanne Cariddi. The past City Council candidate plans a career in public service.
Tue May 21, 2013
Photos: Sheepshead Bay Memorial Day Honors Men And Women In Uniform
The Sheepshead Bay / Plumb Beach Civic Association held its annual Memorial Day and Armed Forces Day Parade on Saturday, drawing scores of neighbors to watch antique automobiles, local veterans and school kids honor the men and women of the nation's armed forces.
Library honors Carole King with US pop music prize
The 71-year-old singer-songwriter known for such hits as " A Natural Woman" and "You've Got A Friend" is being awarded the nation's highest prize for popular music in a concert Tuesday.
Lily Cole to receive...
R&B superstar USHER will be the toast of the music industry next month when he is presented with the Golden Note Award at the 26th Annual Rhythm & Soul Awards in Los Angeles.
The New York Observer
$90 M. Hotel Worker Health Center Coming to Downtown Brooklyn
From the BAM Cultural District to Williamsburg, Brooklyn is undergoing a hotel boom.
Slam X Hype
Jung Kim: Capturing Daniel Johnston
Over the last two decades, few artists have amassed such a quietly considered or influential cult following as Daniel Johnston.
Food Production Daily
US sues NY fish processor
US authorities are suing a fish processor based in Brooklyn, New York, for manufacturing ready-to-eat fish products under insanitary conditions, with inadequate safety procedures.
Mon May 20, 2013
The 'Signature Scent' of Brooklyn's Barclays Center Is Mysterious
The Barclays Center in Brooklyn, the home stadium of the Brooklyn Nets, is a much-discussed venue for a variety of reasons: Bruce Ratner and Jay-Z , for two.
Brooklyn: Well-Crafted Burgers at Fritzl's Lunch Box in Bushwick
Brooklyn, NY 11237 ; 929-210-9531; fritzlslunchbox.com Cooking method: Griddled Short Order: A worthy pub-style burger in a neighborhood lacking in good burger options Want Fries With That? Absolutely Price: Hamburger, $8; cheeseburger, $9; fries, $3 with a sandwich In residential Bushwick, the steamroller of gentrification rolls forward, bringing ... (more)
Lauren Russell & Friends to Perform at Unnameable Books in Brooklyn, 6/7
Friday, June 7, 2013, 7:00 p.m., featuring music from Bob Kerr and readings from Edmund Berrigan, Jessica Fiorini, Joanna Fuhrman, and the in from Pittsburgh, Lauren Russell.
NYC: Motorist Havoc: Two Dead, Five Hurt, Kids in Critical Condition, No Charges
A pedestrian and a cyclist are dead after a series of crashes in Brooklyn and the Bronx in which motorists also injured five other people.
Photo Flash: Vincent Pastore Returns to Italian Bred
Italian Bred Off-Broadway. With this 80 minute one-woman show, Candice slips in and out of characters as she cooks up a full meal of growing up Italian on Staten Island.
Digital Traveler: Gwyneth Paltrow as tour guide?
Gwyneth Paltrow has created city guides for London, Los Angeles and New York City as an extension of her lifestyle website, goop.
Katrina Bowden Weds In New York
The actress exchanged vows with musician Ben Jorgensen in a romantic ceremony at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden, a year and a half after they became engaged.
Kanye Performs Two New Songs on "SNL"; New Album "Yeezus" Gets Release Date
Kanye West used his appearance on Saturday Night Live over the weekend as a platform to promote two new, socially-charged songs.
The Brooklyn Paper
BOOKS: Tall tales: New book shows off artist's work with stilt dancers
Parading: Zalika Cuffy Scott, Uniq Jeanette Peter, Aliyah Parris, Burundi Johnson Chung, and Jeanine Johnson are part of the Brooklyn Jumbies, who performed as the Colors of Mexico at the West Indian American Junior Carnival, in 2010.
Sun May 19, 2013
Assemblyman Lopez will resign amid sex scandal
Democratic Assemblyman Vito Lopez, who represents New York City, said he will resign June 20 amid a sexual harassment scandal and run for a City Council seat.
Canarsie Pier To Welcome Back Eager Brooklyn Fishermen
Another major step in Brooklyn's recovery from Hurricane Sandy comes on Monday, when the Canarsie Pier will reopen for the first time in almost seven months to local fishermen and community members wanting to spend time by the sea.
Baked in Brookln
Age Range: Summer camp: 5-9 years Dates: Summer Camp: July 1st-August 22nd, offered in weekly sessions Cost: Summer Camp $220-$250 per session.
PRLog US Entertainment
Yellow Peril at LightSpace: Bushwick Open Studios 2013
May 18, 2013 - BROOKLYN, N.Y. -- Yellow Peril at LightSpace: BUSHWICK OPEN STUDIOS 2013 May 31 - June 2, 2013 Johnny Adimando directions1.html Yellow Peril Gallery is pleased to present a group exhibition at LightSpace Studios as part of Bushwick Open Studios , a three day arts and culture festival from May 31 - June 2, 2013, celebrating the ... (more)