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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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46 min ago | News12.com

Flier claims pregnant pet tarantula, Penelope, is missing in Brooklyn

A pet spider is reportedly on the loose in Brooklyn, and its owner from South Slope is desperately trying to track down the wayward arachnid.

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4 hrs ago | Tri-cityherald.com

NY attorney general sues to stop ride-sharing Lyft

The lawsuit was filed only hours before San Francisco-based Lyft planned to enter the New York City market.

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4 hrs ago | New York Post

How to not get into a fight with a dog walker

The number of dogs in New York City can make traversing the sidewalks like walking through a field of mines - and we don't mean the stinky ones that stick to your shoes.

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6 hrs ago | HipHopDx

[News] Raekwon, Jay Electronica, CyHi The Prynce Appearing At Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival

Raekwon, Jay Electronica, CJ Fly of Pro Era, CyHi The Prynce , DJ Rob Swift, The Audible Doctor and Kydd Jones are among the acts slated to appear at The Brooklyn Hip Hop Festival, which is set to conclude today and tomorrow at 50 Kent Avenue in Brooklyn, New York.

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8 hrs ago | The Real Deal

Adam America, Horizon Group show off Brooklyn rental site

Adam America and the Horizon Group unveiled a rendering of its new 118-unit rental building coming to South Williamsburg.

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12 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

'Silent' Dance Party Spot Aims to Keep the Peace in Brooklyn

A pair of musicians hopes to convert a vacant lot into a new outdoor venue in Bed-Stuy that will feature music and movies pumped directly into wireless headphones, allowing patrons to party into the night without disturbing the neighbors' peace.

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12 hrs ago | DNAInfo.com

This Man's 2-Story Brooklyn Treehouse Will Be Cooler Than Yours as a Kid

Gennaro Brooks-Church, an eco-friendly designer and contractor, is starting construction this month on a two-story leafy retreat in his backyard on 2nd Street in Carroll Gardens - and he's making it with material he found while dumpster diving.

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15 hrs ago | Brooklynian

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The zoning designation offers a combined as-of-right buildable square footage of 110,203 s/f.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

Bar-claws Center! Life-size dinosaur robots roar into Brooklyn

I'm the baby, gotta love me: A Tyrannosaurus Rex and her baby share a tender moment while the show's protagonist looks on.

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CBS Local

Man Shot, Wounded By Officer After Ramming Police Vehicle In Brooklyn

A man was shot and wounded by police in Brooklyn on Thursday night after he allegedly refused to pull over and struck multiple cars before finally ramming an NYPD vehicle.

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The Real Deal

Reopening of storied Brooklyn hotel delayed again

The reopening of the Hotel Bossert - once known as the Waldorf Astoria of Brooklyn - has been eagerly anticipated since developers David Bistricer and Joseph Chetrit purchased it nearly two years ago.

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Seattle Post-Intelligencer

Provocative ad campaign shows women...

In 2009 a mother was fully covered as she breastfed her baby in an Ikea store in Brooklyn, N.Y, when an employee and security guard hustled her off to a bathroom where she could "nurse in private."

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News12.com

Police: Body found on Long Island may be missing Brooklyn woman Chinelle Browne

Police are investigating the possibility that a body found partially dismembered on Long Island is that of a missing Brooklyn woman.

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AmericaJR

Brooklyn's Finest

Eddie Dugan, played by Richard Gere, is a 22-year veteran of the New York Police Department.

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The Brooklyn Paper

DINING: Fowl play! Brewery celebrates beer-loving chickens

Mother hen: Garden teacher Esther Gottesman and a clucky colleague at PS-216 in Gravesend, where Just Food helped set up a chicken coop.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

New York Daily News

Brooklyn or bust! Thin inventory and hot demand send home prices to new record high

A lack of inventory coupled with strong demand sent the average price of a residential property in the borough to a record $783,296 in the second quarter, up 16.6% from the year-ago period, according to a report from Douglas Elliman.

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Greenpoint Gazette

A Real Taste of Filipino Home-Cooking Comes to North Brooklyn

Every two weeks or so a group of people gather in a tastefully decorated Williamsburg home to sample authentic, home-cooked meals mostly commonly consumed in the Philippines, but in true North Brooklyn fusion fashion, prepared with a twist - a Spanish twist at that, building on the colonial heritage of the nation on the South East Asian island ... (more)

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NY1

'Lyft' Ride Share Launching Without TLC Approval

The San Francisco based Lyft, announced that starting Friday night at 7 p.m. they will be deploying its signature pink-mustachioed cars in Brooklyn and Queens, allowing them to pick up riders who use the app to signal them.

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Patch.com

Bedford Hills Corrections Officer Charged With Rape of Inmate

New York State Police report on July 7, 2014 they charged Richard Rodriquez, a former corrections officer with the Bedford Hills Correctional Facility, with the rape of a female inmate.

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NY1

Driver in Custody Following Deadly Brooklyn Crash

A 26-year-old driver is in custody and charges are pending after a crash in Brooklyn killed one person and injured another early Wednesday morning.

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