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Covering: Bergen Beach, Canarsie, Marine Park, Mill Basin, Starrett City, Flatbush, Flatlands, Georgetown, Kings Highway, Midwood

Kruger’s challenger

Kruger’s challenger Comment

Ghost bullet

Flatbush: Ghost bullet Comment

It’s the%A0 age of Barrak in Brooklyn

Flatbush: A charismatic student leader has emerged at one East Flatbush high school and his middle name is, coincidentally, Barrak. Comment

A new ‘heartbreak hotel’

Flatbush: A new hotel in the borough, open and doing business for nearly a year, needs to get a special permit quickly to avoid being shut down, thanks to a Department of Buildings (DOB) misstep. Comment

Anniversary of towers showcases collaboration in creating low-income housing

The Weinberg Council Towers, an attractive living community for low-income seniors created by Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty and tucked away inthe Starrett City/Spring Creek section of Brooklyn, just marked its 10th anniversary. Comment

2009’s ups and downs

Crime: 2009’s ups and downs Comment

Board poised to back city effort to curb curb cuts

Flatbush: One local volunteer group is poised to support a proposal to revamp the city’s zoning to curb the proliferation of curb cuts and front-yard parking pads. Comment

Stirring the pot on Church Avenue

Flatbush: For many of the borough’s shopping strips, the trick — definitely easier said than done — is striking the right balance between the divergent needs of diverse populations living cheek by jowl to each other. Comment

P.S. 235K puts its talents center stage

BoroBeat: Budding Alvin Aileys kicked off the holidays with a rollicking dance performance at Public School 235K. Comment

NYPD brass salutes special 71st Precinct crime-buster

Congrats Mike! 71st Precinct Officer Michael Scarcella was given a special honor last week as he was named Patrol Borough Brooklyn South Cop of the Month. Comment

Beth Israel’s Kings Highway Division hosts Latke Party

Miriam Alexander, founder, Yehuda Memorial Center, and Beth Israel Chaplain Elaine Chan hosted a Latke Party at the Beth Israel Medical Center-Kings Highway Division. Comment

CEC 20 Special Ed workshop

The Community Education Council of District 20 presents a Special Education Committee Workshop: “What Am I Looking For? Observing a Child, Looking at a School,” 9:30 a.m., January 22 on the fourth floor of 415 89th Street in the Bay Ridge section of Brooklyn. Comment

Hyperbaric and Wound Healing Center

Do you have a deep acute or chronic wound that just will not heal?Brookdale’s Hyperbaric and Wound Healing Center provides state-of-the-art wound healing techniques including ultrasonic debridement that can help. Comment

Holocaust survivor, centenarian and author

Don’t judge a book by its cover. Comment

50K grant gets it ‘Right’

A Brooklyn-based non-profit organization has the right stuff. Comment

2009’s ups and downs

Crime: 2009’s ups and downs Comment

Stirring the pot on Church Avenue

Flatbush: For many of the borough’s shopping strips, the trick — definitely easier said than done — is striking the right balance between the divergent needs of diverse populations living cheek by jowl to each other. Comment

Board poised to back city effort to curb curb cuts

Flatbush: One local volunteer group is poised to support a proposal to revamp the city’s zoning to curb the proliferation of curb cuts and front-yard parking pads. Comment

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