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Donovan Denies 'Race-Baiting' With Sharpton Fund-Raising Email

Staten Island District Attorney Daniel Donovan today denied that a fund-raising email for his Congressional campaign last week warning supporters that Rev. Al Sharpton was “coming after” amounted to race-baiting—contrary to the claims of his rival, Brooklyn Councilman Vincent Gentile. 481 more words

Brooklyn high school preps to accept girls for first time in nearly 60 years

BROOKLYN, N.Y. (PIX11) – Xaverian is a tight community with a co-ed elementary school but an all-boys high school, forcing the girls in the neighborhood to find new options for continuing their education — until now. 276 more words


NYCRuns Frozen Penguin Half Marathon

Course: In the Bay Ridge neighborhood of Brooklyn. A long running path goes along the water, passes under the Verrazano bridge and offers a good view of Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty. 321 more words


Woman, 89, Found Dead In Brooklyn Fire

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — An 89-year-old woman was found dead this past weekend in a fire in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

Police were called at 8:06 p.m. 62 more words


89-year-old woman found dead after Brooklyn fire

BAY RIDGE, Brooklyn (PIX11)– An 89-year-old woman was found dead after a fire inside a Brooklyn home, according to authorities.

Firefighters were extinguishing a fire at 546 77th Street, when they discovered Kathryn Johnson unconscious and unresponsive, police say. 16 more words