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On this day: August 27

Krakatoa blows its top, The Guinness Book of World Records debuts, "Mary Poppins" premieres, The Beatles meet The King, and a guitar great dies, all on this day.

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Tue Aug 26, 2014

The Brooklyn Inc

Cobble Hill's charter battle: Two years later

It's 3 p.m. on a Friday afternoon in Boerum Hill. The school bell rings and two doors burst open with a flood of children eager to begin their weekend.

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The Brooklyn Paper

Brooklyn Heights: Race heats up for soon-to-be-empty Assembly seat in B'klyn Heights

The lawyer: Jo Anne Simon is the money leader in the race to replace state Assemblywoman Joan Millman so far.

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Brooklynvegan

No Joy playing free Brooklyn Night Bazaar show this weekend before tour with Deafheaven

Montreal's loud/ethereal No Joy are going on tour with Deafheaven and Indian Handcrafts -- a tour that kicks off in Brooklyn next month -- but before that they'll be below the border for a free show at Brooklyn Night Bazaar on Saturday with Black Pus, Cousin Brian and Flagland .

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Newsday

Edward Mullins, NYPD union leader, won't back de Blasio's bid for DNC in Brooklyn

An NYPD union leader on Tuesday said he will not back Mayor Bill de Blasio's bid to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention, warning that New York City is reverting to its crime-ridden "old days" under the administration.

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

PHOTO: Brooklyn's Lena Dunham dazzles at Emmy Awards

Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP "Girls" star and Brooklyn resident Lena Dunham made quite the splash at Monday night's Emmy Awards in Los Angeles with her attire.

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Sheepshead Bites

Is De Blasio Snubbing Southern Brooklyn?

Mayor Bill de Blasio appears to be avoiding Southern Brooklyn neighborhoods that supported his electoral rival, Joe Lhota, including Sheepshead Bay and Bensonhurst, according to a report in the New York Observer.

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Black Enterprise

AFROPUNK 2014: D'Angelo Casts A Spell Over Brooklyn

Over the weekend, Brooklyn was treated to a host of events. From Spike Lee's Michael Jackson tribute Bed-Stuy's Restoration Plaza to celebrating the 10th anniversary of AFROPUNK , there was no shortage of history making going on in Kings County.

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News12.com

Living Legacy: Grandchildren of Holocaust survivors in Brooklyn share their stories

Holocaust survivors in Brooklyn are not the only ones trying to keep their memories alive.

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Monsters and Critics

2014 Minor League Baseball Brooklyn Cyclones Celebrate Brooklyn Beach Party Pictures

We have added a set pictures from the event 2014 Minor League Baseball as Brooklyn Cyclones Celebrate 'Brooklyn Beach Party' at MCU Park in Brooklyn.

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Our Time Press

Y*"16:50, 28.Jun 2014

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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The Brooklyn Paper

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Death by Cute: The city is warning of the possibility of rabid kittens running amuck in Brooklyn after animal control officers captured a rabid raccoon after it was seen fighting with stray cats in Bensonhurst on Aug. 20. Please note that the kitten pictured in this file photo is not rabid, but rather a rescue kitten named Ebbets, included here for ... (more)

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

News12.com

'Sopranos' actors David Proval, Federico Castelluccio film mob movie...

Federico Castelluccio, who portrayed a hit man, and David Proval, who portrayed Richie Aprile, on the HBO mob series that starred the late James Gandolfini are going to direct and act in the film "Lily of the Feast," respectively.

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Calls for renewed remembrance at Prison Ship Martyrs Monument

"Keep in mind that in 1908, at the one year commemoration of this monument, there were 20,000 people in attendance, including military regiments and civilian personnel," said Society of Old Brooklynites member Daniel Cardona.

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Primary focus: After initial rejection, Biviano gets a seat at Brooklyn 52nd Assembly debate

Doug Biviano, running for the 52nd Assembly District against Jo Anne Simon and Peter Sikora, argued his way into NY1's televised debate set for Monday night after being initially excluded due to his campaign's lack of financial filings.

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NME

David Byrne joins Arcade Fire on stage for cover of Suicide's 'Dream Baby Dream'

Arcade Fire were joined by David Byrne for a performance of Suicide's 'Dream Baby Dream' during a live show at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York last night .

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The Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Man arrested after climbing up Brooklyn Bridge

A 24-year-old man was arrested after police say he climbed to the top of the Brooklyn Bridge and took pictures with his smartphone.

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New York Daily News

August 25: Horses, Hamas and heroes

Brooklyn: All the carriage-horse owners and drivers I have had the privilege to interact with love and care for their horses.

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ArkansasBusiness.com

LR Retail Centers Draw $6.1 Million Transaction

Geyer South and the Geyer Springs Shopping Center were purchased by a Brooklyn, New York, limited liability company.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

The Brooklyn Paper

AWESOME: The new model: Kentile Floors sign is back - in miniature

A model company in Bushwick has launched a kit that lets Brooklyn's notaphilliacs get over the heart-wrenching loss of the beloved Kentile Floors sign in Gowanus by building a mini version of their own.

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