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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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2 hrs ago | Brooklynian

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The Hello Living building is now as tall as it is going to go, and they will soon close the envelope: Construction seems to be well under way at Hello Living's tenth development, 834 Sterling Place, between Nostrand and Rogers in Crown Heights.

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3 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

Vanessa Paradis Has a Uniquely French Take on "Tasting" Happiness

In Fading Gigolo, Vanessa Paradis plays a Hasidic woman in Brooklyn, NY, opening herself up to new experiences after the death of her husband.

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3 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Rocker police officer pleads guilty in NY fraud

A former police officer accused of rocking out on stage as the lead singer of a metal band called Cousin Sleaze while he claimed he couldn't work because of an arm injury pleaded guilty to fraud on Tuesday.

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7 hrs ago | New York Post

Teen boy shot in eye released from hospital

Thirteen-year-old Gama Droiville was released from Kings County Hospital on April 22, 2014 after being shot in the right eye with a stray bullet.

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9 hrs ago | The Village Voice

Judy Chicago Proves She's About More Than Vagina Plates at Brooklyn Museum Show

Judy Chicago wears rose-colored glasses , not that she needs them. The artist behind the notoriously yonic The Dinner Party celebrates her 75th birthday this year with major museum exhibitions all over the country, including Santa Fe, Oakland, and Cambridge.

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12 hrs ago | Pucks And Pitchforks

New Jersey Devils Will Take on NY Islanders At Barclays Center Again

Sep 21, 2013; Brooklyn, NY, USA; General view of the jumbotron before the first NHL game at Barclays Center between the New York Islanders and the New Jersey Devils.

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16 hrs ago | The New York Observer

On the Market: Streetcar 'Desire Lines' Wouldn't Connect to Most Brooklynites

Staten Island is hoping that the influx of tourists who will now be getting off the boat to check out the Ferris wheel and outlet stores can be induced to stay and explore Snug Harbor, according to Crain's .

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21 hrs ago | Forward

My Brighton Beach

Russians don't speak highly of Brighton Beach, the enclave in Southern Brooklyn where I spent many of my formative years.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

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The most insane new US roller coasters

You'll flip head over heels for this summer's bumper crop of new roller coasters.

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InsideHoops

Ed Manetta named Director of Sports Programming for Barclays Center in Brooklyn NY

Ed Manetta has been named Director of Sports Programming for Barclays Center. He will spearhead the programming of the BROOKLYN HOOPS college basketball and BROOKLYN BOXING franchises, along with college hockey, high school sports and new sports properties.

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DNAinfo.com

Person Struck by 5 Train at Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall Station, MTA Says

A person was a struck by a 5 train at the Brooklyn Bridge-City Hall station during the Monday evening rush, authorities said.

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Vibe

Brooklyn Teen Shot After Cutting Line At Foot Locker For Yeezys

A 15-year-old was reportedly shot in the foot shortly after attempting to cut a long line of people, waiting to buy Kanye West x Nike's Air Yeezys Saturday morning outside of a Foot Locker on Knickerbocker Avenue in Brooklyn, according to NBC New York .

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ABA Journal

Owner of Brooklyn bar sues landlord over lease provision prohibiting 'gay or lesbian' bar

A Brooklyn, N.Y., bar owner is suing his landlord over a lease provision that he says prohibits him from catering to a "gay or lesbian" clientele.

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The L Magazine

Love, Sex and Business in Brooklyn: Talking With John Turturro

There aren't many actors who can segue from the Coen Brothers to Adam Sandler comedies, but John Turturro's one of them.

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American Library Association

Katelyn Angell Long Island University Brooklyn Campus

Katelyn Angell is Reference and Instruction Librarian at the Long Island University Brooklyn Campus in Brooklyn, New York .

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Skift

A Proposal to Link Brooklyn and Queens Waterfronts via Streetcar

The streetcar is an underused resource in New York City's vast transportation network, but its uniqueness would make it a useful and popular attraction for locals and visitors alike.

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The New York Observer

On the Market: $1 Million Won't Buy You Anything in Manhattan, Not Even Air Rights

The federal government may redirect more than $1 billion in Sandy aid on other disasters, depriving the region of a large chunk of the $3.6 billion that was to be awarded for rebuilding, according to The Wall Street Journal .

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has a 1 BHK apartment for rent

Brooklyner known as the tallest building in the borough, is located at 111 Lawrence Street and offers apartments in downtown Brooklyn.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

Food fight! Cookbook authors face off live on stage at Food Book Fair slam

The knives are out: Tom Mylan, butcher and author of "The Meat Hook Meat Book," is ready to do battle at the "Food Book Slam" on April 26. On April 26, the annual Food Book Fair will turn a book reading into a heated competition with its first "Food Book Slam" - in which 10 cookbook authors will try to win over a live audience with the best ... (more)

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Rising Apple

Mets likely removing Jose Valverde from closer role

After another brutal outing on Saturday night, Mets manager Terry Collins strongly suggested that Jose Valverde will be removed from the closer role.

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