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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.


4 hrs ago | 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.


6 hrs ago | 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.


9 hrs ago | 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."


13 hrs ago | 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.


17 hrs ago | 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.


19 hrs ago | 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.


Yesterday | 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.


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.


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.



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 .



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.


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.


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.


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.


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.


Monsters and Critics

2014 Minor League Baseball Brooklyn Cyclones Celebrate Brooklyn Beach Party Pictures

We have added a set pictures from the event 2014 Minor League Baseball as Brooklyn Cyclones Celebrate 'Brooklyn Beach Party' at MCU Park in Brooklyn.


Our Time Press

Y*"16:50, 28.Jun 2014

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


The Brooklyn Paper


Death by Cute: The city is warning of the possibility of rabid kittens running amuck in Brooklyn after animal control officers captured a rabid raccoon after it was seen fighting with stray cats in Bensonhurst on Aug. 20. Please note that the kitten pictured in this file photo is not rabid, but rather a rescue kitten named Ebbets, included here for ... (more)


Mon Aug 25, 2014

'Sopranos' actors David Proval, Federico Castelluccio film mob movie...

Federico Castelluccio, who portrayed a hit man, and David Proval, who portrayed Richie Aprile, on the HBO mob series that starred the late James Gandolfini are going to direct and act in the film "Lily of the Feast," respectively.



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