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By Mary Alice Miller Brooklyn district attorney Charles Hynes began his tenure in elected office after he was named special prosecutor in the 1987 Howard Beach case.
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The Brooklyn Baby Expo is heading back to the borough for its second year of talks, raffles, gift bags and mini-workshops with authors, experts and even local Brooklyn moms discussing practical tips for new and expecting parents.
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Jitu K.Weusi, formerly known as, Leslie R. Campbell, a longtime educator and activist made his transition on May 22, 2013.
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Dr. Kokayi, the nationally distinguished integrative physician has opened a holistic medical practice in Brooklyn, to treat patients with a multidisciplinary approach instead of single medical ideology Brooklyn May 23, 2013 - Nationally recognized Integrative Physician, Dr.
Brooklyn Prospect Charter School plans to open its first International Baccalaureate elementary school this September in Downtown Brooklyn , the Brooklyn Eagle reports.
Black and Hispanic men are more likely to be stopped in the Bronx and Brooklyn than other boroughs, according to an analysis of police street stop data released Wednesday by the New York Civil Liberties Union.
The truck carrying 96 gallons of lemonade rolled to a sloshing stop on North 7th Street in Brooklyn, the block that dead ends at the East River.
Eric Rozendaal, right, a farmer from Starksboro, Vt., sells maple lemonade from his stand at Smorgasburg, a food market on the East River in Brooklyn, NY.
Atlantic Yards/Barclays Center developer Forest City Ratner has become the 800-pound gorilla of local philanthropy, offering not just relatively deep pockets but also an event space for certain groups.
When the Southern Brooklyn community wants to raise awareness for a good cause, they know how to do it - even in stormy weather.
Prospect Park was going to be a madhouse of activity on Saturday. In addition to "The Great Googa Mooga" food and music festival, the starting line for the Brooklyn Half-Marathon was in the park.
A gospel singer from Brooklyn is claiming her voice was ruined after she bit into a piece of glass while eating a chicken sandwich at McDonalds, and is suing the fast food chain.
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.
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.
From the BAM Cultural District to Williamsburg, Brooklyn is undergoing a hotel boom.
Over the last two decades, few artists have amassed such a quietly considered or influential cult following as Daniel Johnston.