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Local news about Brooklyn from Greenpoint to Sheepshead Bay. Ideas, questions, comments, and tips to editor@bklyner.com.

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After multiple car slashings, Assembly member @NMalliotakis says the new bail reform laws and anti-police rhetoric… https://t.co/nQwW2hYKdaFirst of all: baby red pandas were debuted at @prospectparkzoo. Bushwick is getting a new community garden; plus le… https://t.co/kuoNmj0n2cIn an attempt to steal two sets of truck keys from the #ProspectHeights @uhaul facility, the robber bit an employee. https://t.co/ZZTnba1xNqA 61-year-old man walked off the curb and laid down in the middle of a Brooklyn street on the cusp of #BedStuy and… https://t.co/ITahPBR0I5Two cooks that met at @MissionChinese, fell in love and took a trip to their homeland of Vietnam, the rest... is a… https://t.co/QTXkvJj1ZuWoof, this one is a ruff one. https://t.co/v59WJKoszt
11/19
2019
Brooklyn's hidden gem will finally get funding for repairs: State Sen. @agounardes, Councilmember Alan Maisel, and… https://t.co/UuzpgOvruYMan was found with multiple gunshots to the torso early Saturday. #BedStuy https://t.co/nydj7ECQt3With a unique vision, @BklynCommons is an inclusive co-working space that reflects Brooklyn’s diversity. This week… https://t.co/S14UHbTillThe 26-year-old cop previously had racked up 14 school zone speeding tickets and 7 tickets for running red lights.… https://t.co/MgHn5VS0U3A bill the City Council approved Thursday will have every New York City school district that doesn’t already have a… https://t.co/wFVvx2PqJ7Find you local Brooklyn panaderia with Rosca de Reyes, #churros, sweet tamales, and other seasonal treats.… https://t.co/7Hq6AIlSj4
11/18
2019
A new wave of parties and DJs are making space for the Middle Eastern and North African communities in New York. ME… https://t.co/h0wpDyT0Ze @YallaBrooklyn We meant to tag @yallapartybk :)Top Chef Alum Lisa Fernandes brings the flavor of her childhood to her new restaurant Sweet Chili, that originally… https://t.co/0deCkjaEGCManhattan Beach Community Group shares that 7 years after Super-Storm Sandy there is still no check valves for floo… https://t.co/Wm8hpH4MvBA pioneering diversity plan is starting to shift racial demographics of schools in one corner of Brooklyn, accordin… https://t.co/lRt6NpMe5VRunning for 10th district, covering #Bensonhurst, #BoroPark, and other waterfront Brooklyn areas, @LindseyBoylan wa… https://t.co/usxxFNMZVlTrucking ain't no joke. A Brighton Beach resident tells us what it's like to be a truck driver in the city, as he o… https://t.co/5oSJjeQOjY
11/15
2019
These 9 buildings across Brooklyn are accepting applications for affordable housing. Find studios, one- and two-bed… https://t.co/1ypxAWJDyzYouth violence has spiked in pockets of Brooklyn, as overall murders and shootings have significantly decreased acr… https://t.co/h7j86nZM9sWe say goodbye to @milkmade, a Cobble Hill ice cream shop; a Williamsburg joint suffered a fire; and Chopstix was s… https://t.co/M4hhXwFxyOKensington teenager is being charged with three counts of hate crime , harassment, and reckless endangerment.… https://t.co/uOWYNCBWJeWelcome @yourcbdstore_ to Brooklyn. CBD acts on receptors in our endocannabinoid system in order to find imbalances… https://t.co/k9jR3g7V0bA new pierogi shop has opened in #Greenpoint. The owners hope to bring an authentic Polish experience back into the… https://t.co/Ts7s7ZRfvY
11/14
2019
A Muslim family in Bay Ridge has filed a civil rights complaint against the NYC Department of Education for alleged… https://t.co/JupOAOTVAWThe new luxury development on Sea Breeze Avenue is moving forward with a rezoning proposal approved by Community Bo… https://t.co/M9MdszIKVIResidents from Red Hook, Carroll Gardens, Gowanus, and Park Slope rallied before the MTA’s open house on the Brookl… https://t.co/NL62rmrVBYThis holiday season, @BklynFoundation wants to prove that Brooklyn isn’t just New York City’s largest or hippest bo… https://t.co/BI3DqkGF8eVIDEO: A 60-year-old delivery man was brutally attacked and robbed while on the clock. #DitmasPark https://t.co/9TCKhuZNukA 46-year-old homeless man who was sleeping on a bench outside the Alben Triangle park did not wake up. #BoroPark https://t.co/JjKk4D2p65
11/13
2019
Sewage backup is one of the most devastating and hazardous consequences of floods and periods of heavy rainfall. Re… https://t.co/83eq1bGHuZA walking tour commemorating six people who had died in six years just a few blocks away from each other.… https://t.co/ALnWzUyyuxThe building is part of the large redevelopment of what once was the Domino Sugar Factory, an 11-acre site just nor… https://t.co/QvLV0sSMgjIn its 17th year, @thetakedowns is a competition that invites home cooks to show off their best culinary skills and… https://t.co/jcCPb0V8tzFood insecurity remains high in Brooklyn, with an estimated one in five kids going to bed hungry. Elderly residents… https://t.co/89w9j6ymlS
11/12
2019
The Department of Sanitation has declared a snow alert for New York City beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Novemb… https://t.co/o43QttCOXwThis past week was rough in Brooklyn: multiple shootings across the Borough; hate crimes in Boro Park; multiple fir… https://t.co/iJIjuPymELBensonhurst is almost at 1 million complaints for street cleanliness despite the cleanup efforts. @MarkTreyger718 c… https://t.co/k3ifNA1dvcNew Yorkers think over-policing has gotten out of hand: A churro vendor was cuffed this weekend at Broadway Junctio… https://t.co/K80GQlWg8VTeenage boy, Ade Prince, left for school on November 4 and did not return home. Have you seen him?… https://t.co/AIFGaR6MbwAnother pedestrian death: A mother of four was struck and left wounded by a driver in #CypressHills. https://t.co/bbPTJumeuYNYPD are looking for suspect who raped a 13-year-old girl in #Canarsie. https://t.co/d5Ii9Pn5REUnable to deal with jealousy, man shot ex-girlfriend and her new partner in #Flatlands apartment. https://t.co/2h3xjT0juC
11/11
2019
Inspired by the Space Jam movie as a kid, coach Gio is now the founder of the Brooklyn Basketball Academy.… https://t.co/jtZmVwYY7R
11/9
2019
Another week, another opening: see what's popping up in #Brooklyn https://t.co/cH1MzZKEcSAngry homeowners believe they are receiving Notices of Violation from the NYC Department of Buildings unjustly.… https://t.co/ARBnZesTN8Video: group of young males ambush 18-year-old on bike, proceeding to rob the victim. #CrownHeights https://t.co/LGToaoQ66z
11/8
2019
Vulnerable populations are still suffering from abortion bans and restrictions on reproductive rights. Learn how th… https://t.co/fTB26WFrXLThe DOB is suddenly out to get homeowners along the B/Q subway trenches; a sex trafficker was busted in Flatbush; C… https://t.co/YKmPlZEKu6“We want a healthy, happy, vibrant neighborhood,” -- Van Dyke residents gathered to discuss community improvement… https://t.co/0cePAGIAzMIf you are easily thrown off with too many choices, than this Portland eatery is for you: a simple, one-item menu o… https://t.co/316Uc7SILKThrough a story of fate and faith, upcoming artist Genesis Tramaine met the owner of Richard Beavers Gallery 9 year… https://t.co/sJ2flmpT7wAngry citizens were met with raucous applause over concerns that construction will permanently damage historic buil… https://t.co/gydALCTd2fThe infamous woman who climbed over into the lion's den at the @BronxZoo is from Brooklyn. She is being charged wit… https://t.co/EWiu5u7T7W
11/7
2019
A 22-year-old is running to represent District 47 in City Council with a community-forward mission. #ConeyIsland https://t.co/HleVcdkrC6A new wine bar opens in the famous venue of @NationalSawdust from the owners of James Beard nominated restaurant… https://t.co/l1AZgGw2a3A concerned citizen is worried about a voter suppression scheme in Crown Heights. #GeneralElection2019 https://t.co/jnZZ4kFrM8A traffic agent was punched in the face while issuing a ticket. #ParkSlope https://t.co/WcNmrfpeHGThe results are in: Brooklyn's 45th District seat was taken by @FarahNLouis, @JumaaneWilliams was re-elected for Pu… https://t.co/M5BtbeRNaGStaff at the Canarsie Public Library branch received a grant to create a youth-led radio, where teenagers from the… https://t.co/qZsptmg4Uo
11/6
2019
Be prepared ahead of time for this holiday season: 12 great shops and bakeries with traditional and not-so-traditio… https://t.co/ozr6PpH82HIn collaboration with the Graham avenue BID and non-profit Sacred Arts Research Foundation, a local public school t… https://t.co/3R2c0ecUymA new wave of ballroom trickles into Bushwick from Harlem's '80s. Designed to be accessible, the Open to All ball i… https://t.co/YbyXSVFdQxHernandez, a 49-year-old mother, was found lying on the roadway with severe head trauma. #BathBeach https://t.co/7cqDnxKhAnSmall, but fierce @mofad announced its newest exhibit, African/American: Making the Nation’s Table. It will be on v… https://t.co/10YxGO6LTe
11/5
2019
On Friday night packed with anger and emotion, over 1,000 people marched and protested against police brutality and… https://t.co/HDqljpIsH1Find your polling site, review the candidates, and proposals for tomorrow's #GeneralElection2019 https://t.co/NeZGDEHPZrOne of the founding members of the East Coast Bloods gang is on a mission to educate ex-felons, like himself, that… https://t.co/ZxFPlt76exThe motorcyclist was found with severe trauma to his body and was taken to Bellevue Hospital where he died. Investi… https://t.co/9rSKrCiEqsThe elderly cyclist that was in critical condition after being struck by a vehicle last week has died from his inju… https://t.co/k7RuUuAAnZA possible gang member was shot to death in #Williamsburg, a few blocks away from his home. No arrests have been ma… https://t.co/3KGDaKJwNKTwo siblings missing: 12-year-old Kayla and her 14-year-old brother Steven Small were last seen in their home on Lo… https://t.co/PFeiqrUQPPCops arrested 44-year-old Noberto Lozada, who lived in the same building as the victim. Lozada was charged with 2nd… https://t.co/4aBtZ0msZD
11/4
2019
Find out what's opening near you: A new bakery is coming to Crown Heights, a @housingworks thrift shop opened in Br… https://t.co/YglecAkmiYAt 6:42 pm on November 1, 1918, a Brighton Beach bound train derailed killing over 93 people, and injuring 250. Tod… https://t.co/ch5IUENsCnAn all female African American cast will bring @PublicTheaterNY's modern interpretation of a classic play set in th… https://t.co/jGvsDreIrBA Verizon minivan crashed into the back of an MTA bus yesterday morning and both drivers were taken to the hospital… https://t.co/8qAmZiuVbSA real horror story: Man shot dead in Bushwick. https://t.co/WldYbocHXaGet ready to sleep in on Sunday as we switch to #DaylightSavingsTime. As evenings will get darker sooner, remember… https://t.co/1DFZJlT4v2Here's everything you need to know about the #NewYorkMarathon: Brooklyn street closures, augmented reality, and mor… https://t.co/Obyp6UlewZ
11/1
2019
A former Department of Homeless Services community coordinator and housing specialist was convicted of forcibly tou… https://t.co/9WIZPCY0PtAfter losing 4,000 trees during Hurricane Sandy, the Parks Department has planted 8 times the amount of trees in Br… https://t.co/mA7a9KKUunPolice are looking for suspect, who groped a teenage girl in #SunsetPark. https://t.co/jvR7f1WnTMFrom providing on-the-ground help in schools to advocating for improved policies, nonprofits are making our school… https://t.co/OFYABZEaZMCandle makers @JOYABrooklyn teamed up with artist Tom Fruin for a true Brooklyn collaboration—a colorful, lightly-s… https://t.co/yz1YhjNhPwAfter announcing their closure in Bensonhurst in 2015, a loyal customer took over the bakery: "How could I live wit… https://t.co/1W4JRrVrSyNeed last minute plans for #Halloween? Check out what's happening in #Brooklyn. https://t.co/7nuAVVt7no
10/31
2019
Local @FairwayMarket seems to be looking for new owners, as everyone celebrates the opening @Wegmans; an Ex-Yeshiva… https://t.co/JDIsRdpUrnNYCHA could not file an insurance claim for an August fire at the William Reid Apartments senior housing complex de… https://t.co/1jsu3ZfYsCYou're probably reading while waiting for a bus: the MTA is hosting open houses to collect the public's opinion on… https://t.co/7bq3uNekveMTA says this incident is "abhorrent, racist, and violent," and the matters were taken to the NYPD for investigatio… https://t.co/1IeAPuUxPsThe group of low-rise buildings spanning the east side of 4th Avenue from St. Marks Place to Warren Street will soo… https://t.co/ySrJanrMMwAnother bicyclist was struck in Brooklyn: the 89-year-old victim was taken to Maimonides Hospital and is in critica… https://t.co/InorI30M3yThe oldest outdoor shopping plaza in America wants to hire private security as an increase in crime and a decrease… https://t.co/hQ4Hzf9f1oThe original @schallerstube stand opened in 2014 inside Schaller & Weber, a renowned butcher shop that Schaller’s g… https://t.co/TwZPLke4iA31,000 students at Brooklyn public schools experienced homelessness last year, about 10% of all Brooklyn students,… https://t.co/y1m7gMPRZZ
Retweeted by BKLYNERa 49-year-old woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a driver while crossing the street last night… https://t.co/N4GoONRtqG
Retweeted by BKLYNERWith burgers so monstrous, holding 8-ounce patties, this new #Bushwick joint offers gloves to stay tidy. The owner… https://t.co/fleewK6F6qThe woman was found lying on the roadway with severe head trauma. #BathBeach https://t.co/eE3DSfjG4H
10/30
2019

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