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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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5 min ago | New York Daily News

Marty Markowitz brings DNC delegation to Manhattan hotel in pitch for 2016 convention

Marty Markowitz, a top city tourism official, brought a DNC delegation to the Westin New York Grand Central hotel in Midtown - instead of a hotel in Brooklyn, where he was formerly borough president - to conclude a two-day pitch extolling the virtues of holding the convention in Brooklyn at the Barclays Center.


4 hrs ago | St. Cloud Times

Tobacco smoke, e-cig cartridges pose pet dangersTobacco smoke, e-cig...

Tobacco smoke, e-cig cartridges pose pet dangers Secondhand smoke can cause lung and nasal cancer in dogs and malignant lymphoma in cats Check out this story on In this photo taken on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, Christine Choi takes a puff ... (more)


8 hrs ago | The Real Deal

Brooklyn artist to create footbridge to Governors Island

Back when livestock still grazed on Brooklyn's waterfront, a pedestrian channel used by farmers ran Governors Island and western Brooklyn.


12 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Coney Island man found naked, burned in bathtub

The dead man was found in a ninth-floor apartment at 2819 W. 12 St. in Coney Island, police said.


16 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Brooklyn DA Shifts Stance On Pot, But That Won't Impact NYPD

The majority of those arrested are black or Latino, even though those groups are not more likely to smoke pot.


17 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Brooklyn eighth-graders get record deal with Sony for metal band

Musician Malcolm Brickhouse of Unlocking the Truth crowd surfs during his performance at Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival in Indio, Calif., in April.


21 hrs ago | New York Daily News

Brooklyn fire deputy chief snuffs car fire on way to dinner

Not just anyone would have a fire extinguisher handy on the road - but James Leonard is not just anyone.


21 hrs ago | Newsday

Police visit building of missing Brooklyn woman in body parts case

Chinelle Latoya Browne, 27, of Brownsville, pictured left an image from her Facebook page, was reported missing to the New York City police, sources say.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

Woman Drowns in Hamptons Bays Residential Pool

Suffolk County Police Homicide Squad detectives are investigating the death of a Brooklyn woman who drowned in a pool in Hampton Bays yesterday.


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.


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.


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.



[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.


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.


'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.


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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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.


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.


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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