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Brooklyn, New York is located in Kings County. Zip codes in Brooklyn, NY include 11233, 11225, and 11249. More Brooklyn information.

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1 hr ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

EPA charges SUNY Downstate with federal hazardous waste violations

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has issued a legal complaint against SUNY Downstate Medical Center in East Flatbush, charging it with violating federal hazardous waste law.

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5 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

VIDEO: Does your clothing label read Brooklyn Made?

Local businesses are now being recognized with a label made and endorsed by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce called Brooklyn Made.

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9 hrs ago | Brooklynvegan

So Percussion performing at Bryce Dessner-curated concert in Brooklyn ++ other dates

While best-known as guitarist in The National, Bryce Dessner is also a world-renowned composer as you might be aware.

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13 hrs ago | Greenpoint Gazette

Brooklyn Expo Center Opens Doors with Antiques Fair

The much talked about Greenpoint Expo Center will open its doors this September when it hosts the first ever Brooklyn Antiques and Book Fair.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

NorthJersey.com

Allendale Police arrest Brooklyn man on drug-related charges

Allendale Police arrested Rommel Wills, 24, of Brooklyn, N.Y. on Aug. 13 for allegedly attempting to sell drugs in the borough via an Internet advertisement.

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NY1

Man Hospitalized After Being Shot in Downtown Brooklyn

Police say a 25-year-old man was struck in the head and leg around 2 p.m. on the corner of Livingston Street and Nevins Street.

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Newsday

Noisy subway trains blamed for sidewalk cracks in south Brooklyn

Loud train noise is a fact of New York life, but life under the elevated tracks in south Brooklyn could mean bills for business owners.

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New York Post

Brooklyn cops investigating anti-NYPD graffiti

Other hateful messages - painted on and near a school in Williamsburg - proclaimed, "NYPD pick on the harmless," and "NYPD pick on the innocent."

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

You Say You Want A Revolution: Wyckoff-Bennett Homestead, 1669 E. 22nd St.

During the Revolutionary War, officers from the invading army and their servants lived in the house that belongs now to Stuart Mont.

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

I'm Still Standing: Revolutionary War-era houses grace Brooklyn neighborhoods

Several houses still standing today were already built by the time the American Revolution rolled fatefully through the lands that became modern-day Brooklyn.

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Newsday

Cops: 4 charged in Target iPad thefts

Four Brooklyn men were under arrest Wednesday, charged with using a fake American Express card to fraudulently purchase Apple iPads and other electronics from a Target store in Valley Stream, Nassau County police said.

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KRCR

On this day: August 27

Krakatoa blows its top, The Guinness Book of World Records debuts, "Mary Poppins" premieres, The Beatles meet The King, and a guitar great dies, all on this day.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Brooklyn Inc

Cobble Hill's charter battle: Two years later

It's 3 p.m. on a Friday afternoon in Boerum Hill. The school bell rings and two doors burst open with a flood of children eager to begin their weekend.

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The Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn Heights: Race heats up for soon-to-be-empty Assembly seat in B'klyn Heights

The lawyer: Jo Anne Simon is the money leader in the race to replace state Assemblywoman Joan Millman so far.

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Brooklynvegan

No Joy playing free Brooklyn Night Bazaar show this weekend before tour with Deafheaven

Montreal's loud/ethereal No Joy are going on tour with Deafheaven and Indian Handcrafts -- a tour that kicks off in Brooklyn next month -- but before that they'll be below the border for a free show at Brooklyn Night Bazaar on Saturday with Black Pus, Cousin Brian and Flagland .

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Newsday

Edward Mullins, NYPD union leader, won't back de Blasio's bid for DNC in Brooklyn

An NYPD union leader on Tuesday said he will not back Mayor Bill de Blasio's bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, warning that New York City is reverting to its crime-ridden "old days" under the administration.

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

PHOTO: Brooklyn's Lena Dunham dazzles at Emmy Awards

Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP "Girls" star and Brooklyn resident Lena Dunham made quite the splash at Monday night's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles with her attire.

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Sheepshead Bites

Is De Blasio Snubbing Southern Brooklyn?

Mayor Bill de Blasio appears to be avoiding Southern Brooklyn neighborhoods that supported his electoral rival, Joe Lhota, including Sheepshead Bay and Bensonhurst, according to a report in the New York Observer.

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Black Enterprise

AFROPUNK 2014: D'Angelo Casts A Spell Over Brooklyn

Over the weekend, Brooklyn was treated to a host of events. From Spike Lee's Michael Jackson tribute Bed-Stuy's Restoration Plaza to celebrating the 10th anniversary of AFROPUNK , there was no shortage of history making going on in Kings County.

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News12.com

Living Legacy: Grandchildren of Holocaust survivors in Brooklyn share their stories

Holocaust survivors in Brooklyn are not the only ones trying to keep their memories alive.

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