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Tanay Warerkar

Greenpoint YMCA Celebrates Successful Annual Campaign

The Greenpoint YMCA celebrated another successful year at its annual campaign victory celebration held at Fornino Restaurant on Manhattan...

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Kids’ Cuts and Espresso Shots - It’s a Shop of All Trades in Williamsburg

In a neighborhood that prizes the creative skills of its multi-hyphenate residents, the jack-of-all-trades mentality is no longer restricted just...

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Tanay Warerkar

High-Tech Dental Practice Opens on Kent Street

Kent Street is now home to a new dental clinic, North Brooklyn Dental Care, which had its grand opening ceremony...

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NY Liberty Honor Three Local ‘Inspiring Women’

On July 1st, the New York Liberty and UPS honored three local women as recipients of the Inspiring Women...

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Tanay Warerkar

Brooklyn Eats Feeds the Fever for the Boro’s Best Bites

Cheesy cornbread, flavored pretzels, beef jerky, Kombucha, and Indian Lassi-style ice-cream were just a few of the selections offered last...

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Courtesy FDNY

Family of 7-Year Old Injured in Roll-Up Gate Accident Thank FDNY for Saving Son

In a heroic rescue attempt, a group of firefighters saved a 7-year-old South Williamsburg boy stuck in a roll-up gate,...

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Courtesy Rob Solano

Local Electeds and Non-Profits Dunk it Out for Charity

The sounds of shoes sliding on the polished basketball court surface, attempted dunks, and cheering bystanders permeated Most Holy Trinity...

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Rolyne Joseph

Developing Greenpoint Business Relationships

Gathered around a recently opened neighborhood bar, steps from McGolrick Park, local business owners mingled with fellow professionals to develop...

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Courtesy Hudson Valley Sudbury School

Greenpoint Native Launches Anti-Bullying Campaign

A Greenpoint native is hoping to raise awareness about bullying in public schools through the online sale of t-shirts designed...

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Reel Works to Produce Teen Feature Length Film

In 2013, Bilal Ndongo, a Brownsville-based teenager came across a girl sitting in a park in his neighborhood. For Ndongo,...

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Courtesy OLMC

Giglio Feast Returns to Williamsburg for 127th Year

In just over a week, the intersection of North 8th and Havemeyer Streets will be decked out with lights and...

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Tanay Warerkar

Electeds Call on Mayor de Blasio to Keep 211 Ainslie for the Community

Just a month after the Swinging Sixties Senior Center on Ainslie Street received a much-needed makeover, its closure is increasingly...

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Upstate-Downstate Business Partnership Waiting on Cuomo Approval

Local businesses, short on space, are now one step closer to keeping their manufacturing and production in New York.

A bill...

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UJO Offers Reward for Attack on Local Teenager

The United Jewish Organizations of Williamsburg and North Brooklyn (UJO) has announced a reward of $1,000 for any information...

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Tanay Warerkar

Student Artists Light Up Moore Street Market with El Greco Style Paintings

For students at P.S. 147, El Greco, the Spanish Renaissance painter and sculptor, served as the inspiration for the beautification...

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