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34 min ago | 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)


1 hr ago | 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.


5 hrs ago |

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.


9 hrs ago | 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.


12 hrs ago | Northern Michigan News

Secondhand smoke as harmful to pets as people

Ten years ago, Shirley Worthington rushed Tigger to the vet when the dog's mouth started bleeding.


12 hrs ago |

District Attorney Ken Thompson to drop most low-level marijuana arrests in Brooklyn

Kings County District Attorney Ken Thompson says that adopting the new policy will make better use of police resources and prevent offenders from having a criminal record for a minor infraction.


17 hrs ago |

The origin story of St. Lydia's #Brooklyn

The journey to St. Lydia 's began when Emily Scott and Rachel Pollak came from the Western United States to the East Coast to attend St. Lawrence College .


20 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

Park Slope: Crosby, Stills, and Crash! Tree-branch-on-car collision sours folk night

Blockage: Another tree branch blocked the Prospect Park West bike path, once deemed by this paper to be the world's most controversial.


21 hrs ago | The Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn Heights: Miscreant punches woman waiting for train, cribs her clothes

A brute beat a woman on the Bergen Street subway platform on June 23 and stole a bag of her clothes, cops said.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

New York Post

Filthy toy and video trove revealed in a teen sex contracta trial

The prosecutors' table looked more like a sex toy sample sale Tuesday at the trial of a New Jersey man charged with convincing a Brooklyn teen that she was legally bound to have sex with him.

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Greenpoint Gazette

Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival Makes a Grand Return to Williamsburg

A decade after the establishment of the annual cultural phenomenon celebrating Brooklyn's rich hip-hop culture and tradition, the Brooklyn Hip-Hop Festival is returning back to its home in Williamsburg this year.



Guard at NY prison accused of sex with inmate

An officer at a women's prison in New York has been charged with rape for allegedly having sex with an inmate.


Medical Daily

Nurse Katie Duke, Of TV Show 'Ny Med,' Fired For Instagram...

ABC's medical documentary series, NY Med , follows staff and patients at New York-Presbyterian Hospital in New York, N.Y., and Lutheran Medical Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. In its second season, an emergency room nurse, Katie Duke, 31, made waves and was subsequently fired for what many people would see as a ridiculous, even absurd cause.


Free Williamsburg

First Domino Sugar condostrosity to be six stories taller than the Edge

On Sunday, we bid adieu to Domino once again with the closing of the Kara Walker installation.



Families Are Fighting All Over Brooklyn Tonight

From the scanner: A large number of "domestic dispute" calls have been pouring in to 9-1-1 in Brooklyn tonight.


New York Daily News

Awards for design of NYC public projects announced

The redesign of Sunset Park Playground in Brooklyn is one of the projects honored by City Hall's awards for excellence in design of public projects.


Mon Jul 07, 2014


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"The new agreement specifies that a portion of affordable units would be for low-income families of four that make $48,000 or less, moderate-income families earning up to $88,000 a year, and middle-income families earning up to $104,000," said the Times.


New York Post

At least 9 cats killed in NYC house fire

At least nine cats were killed and seven people, including five firefighters, were injured when a fire swept through a Staten Island home Monday, neighbors and FDNY officials said.


The Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn had a blast on Americaa s birthday

The Macy's fireworks show came home to roost on the East River after five years in exile on the distand Hudson River.


WTVR Richmond

Crowdfunding websites are helping couples say 'I Do'

As weddings get more and more expensive, some couples are turning to friends, relatives and even strangers to help pay for their big day.



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