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3 hrs ago | SILive.com

Home of the Week: 296 West End Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y., is priced at $8,000,000

This single-family, 6,000-square-foot, private-oceanfront home is located at 296 West End Ave., Brooklyn, N.Y. The four-bedroom, four-bathroom residence is priced at $8,000,000.

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6 hrs ago | SILive.com

100 years of growing: A time-honored tradition of the Staten Island Garden Club

In 1943, Beatrice F. Johnstone wrote to Staten Island Garden Club members: "We must still carry on, even under adverse conditions.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Brooklynian

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Just west of Franklin. 3 shots into 2 cars parked on the street. Fortunately no one hit despite a crowd standing outside.

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Examiner.com

5 Cool things to do in Brooklyn for Labor Day 2014

So it's Labor Day . Try something different. Or, be reminded of past Labor Day events that happen every year.

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New York Daily News

1 dead, 6 injured in 5 separate shootings across city

Police Officer John Hirschberger's leg was grazed by a bullet early Sunday morning, but he was in stable condition.

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NY1

Police Officer, Suspect Injured in Brooklyn Shooting

A police officer was injured in an early morning shooting in Brooklyn. Police say the altercation began around 2:30 a.m. near Gates Avenue and Marcus Garvey Boulevard.

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SFGate

NYPD: Suspect, officer both wounded in gunfire

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New York Post

My dad, the terrorist: 1993 WTC jihadista s son reveals painful past

A young Zak Ebrahim with his dad, El-Sayyid Nosair, who killed the Jewish Defense League's found and would plot the 1993 bombing of the World Trade Center.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

New York Daily News

Filmmakers search for Williamsburg of old

Directed by 'Sopranos' actor Federico Castelluccio, 'Lily of the Feast' is set in 1973 in the Brooklyn neighborhood.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Speak Your Truth Presents Speaking for the Unspoken, 9/06

Speak Your Truth has announced an evening of art with a taste of java on September 6 at 6pm.

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Blood Horse

Velazquez Receives Mike Venezia Award

Hall of Fame rider John Velazquez, a two-time Eclipse Award winner, was presented with the Mike Venezia Memorial Award Aug. 30 at .

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New York Daily News

Two wounded after gunmen open fire in Brooklyn liquor store

The crooks shot up The Ville Wines and Liquors on Mother Gaston Blvd. in Brownsville, Brooklyn, gravely wounding a 19-year-old male and shooting a 20-year-old woman in the foot, police said.

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New York Post

Man brain dead after masked men shoot up liquor store

Two masked men burst into a Brooklyn liquor store on Friday night and opened fire, leaving one man brain dead and injuring a woman, cops said.

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The Brooklyn Paper

Bay Ridge: Top that! Boro pols fund new roof for Bay Ridge Library

Borough President Adams and Councilman Vincent Gentile have allocated money from their capital budgets to re-top the Ridge Boulevard literature lender.

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Progress and Challenges 50 Years After the War on Poverty 50 Years After the 1964 Civil Rights Act 60 Years After Brown v.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

NY foster agencies settle suit by kids for $17.5M

Three private New York foster care agencies will pay $17.5 million to settle a lawsuit by eight people who were fraudulently adopted by a woman and claimed they were repeatedly abused, starved and imprisoned in a "house of horrors," attorneys said.

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StreetsBlog.org

One City, By Bike: Huge Opportunities for NYC Cycling in the de Blasio Era

Jon Orcutt was NYC DOT's policy director from 2007 to 2014. He developed DOT's post-PlaNYC strategic plan, Sustainable Streets , oversaw creation of the Citi Bike program, and produced the de Blasio administration's Vision Zero Action Plan.

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

August 29, 'Brooklyn Salesman A Suicide By Gas'

The article focused on a traveling salesman who committed suicide at a hotel in Manhattan.

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DNAinfo.com

Judge Wants Russian Tourist Who Scaled Brooklyn Bridge to Clean It

Judge ShawnDya Simpson said Friday that Yaroslav Kolchin, 24, should serve community service for his climb up the span, rejecting an offer by the district attorney's office for a 90-day jail sentence.

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TheDay.Com

Police logs - Aug. 29

Maxine Chambliss, 21, of Brooklyn, N.Y., was charged Wednesday with third-degree forgery, attempt to commit sixth-degree larceny and sixth-degree larceny.

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