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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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DNAinfo.com

Here's What Happened at Brooklyn's Outdoor Markets This Summer

For many people in Brooklyn, summer means outdoor food markets: joining the throngs at Smorgasburg, stopping by a farmers market or grabbing a taco at the Brooklyn Flea.

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New York Daily News

Sloppy crook busted with stolen gun in Brooklyn: cops

Members of cat activist group Astoria7 posted 100 flyers offering a reward for information about Bobby the cat's killers.

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The Brooklyn Paper

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The Departments of Transportation and Finance mailed an official statement on Aug. 22 to drivers facing multiple tickets for driving in the B44 Select Service bus lane, informing them that they will only have to pay one of the summonses issued weeks late by a glitch in the enforcement cameras along the route.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Primary Focus: State Senate candidates Dorancy and Hamilton debate in Prospect Heights

With primaries on Sept. 9, residents of Prospect Heights heard from candidates vying for state Senate District 20 Wednesday night at a forum hosted by the Prospect Heights Neighborhood Development Council.

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Brooklynian

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That thing they are building for the new expanded Childrens Museum is hideous looking.

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News12.com

Relatives of Lebrun family killed in car crash on Long Island speak to News 12

Relatives of the five members of a Brooklyn family killed in a car crash on Long Island opened up to News 12 about their tragedy.

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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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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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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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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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