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Residents living next to the Brooklyn Bridge say that years of non-stop noise and dust from the long-running bridge rehab project is ruining their sleep and their health. … Full Article

City to rule on NY Methodist expansion Tuesday

Park Slope
The Board of Standards and Appeals is expected to rule on Tuesday on New York Methodist Hospital’s zoning variance application for a planned expansion in Park Slope.  … Full Article

Gun control group marches across Brooklyn Bridge

DUMBO
Some carried photos of loved ones cut down by a bullet. Others held signs imploring Congress to act. And nearly all shouted out "Not one more," a tear-stained rallying cry embraced by those who believe the U.S. needs tougher gun control laws. … Full Article

Clarke says military style rules are hair-raising

Crown Heights
If a person is patriotic enough to want to serve in the U.S. military, does it matter how their hair looks? U.S. Rep. Yvette D. Clarke says it shouldn’t be a factor. … Full Article

Lawmakers bring drug fight to playground

Bay Ridge
Playgrounds have become a new front in the war on drugs. … Full Article

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the news for June 16

Brooklyn Boro
Traffic & Weather
  • 68 degrees, some clouds but mostly sunny. High of 78 degrees.
  • Delays on the Gowanus and Prospect Expressways due to lane closures related to ongoing construction.
Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO … Full Article

Missing Israeli teenager has strong Brooklyn roots

The family of an Israeli-American teen believed to have been abducted in the West Bank says it has received an outpouring of support from friends and family back in the U.S. … Full Article

Transit Museum celebrates subway system’s 110th birthday

Downtown
The Transit Museum in Downtown Brooklyn celebrated the 110th birthday of the New York City subway system on Saturday with music, food, kid-friendly workshops, a special cake and a ride on a vintage-1932 subway train.  … Full Article

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the news for June 15

Brooklyn Boro
Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO … Full Article

Kentile sign relocating, but staying in Gowanus

Gowanus
An agreement appears to have been reached with the developer to dismantle but preserve the sign so that it can be relocated to another location in Gowanus. The owner, Iyahu Cohen, has agreed to donate it to the nonprofit Gowanus Alliance, which will repurpose it at a new location. … Full Article

Lost your wallet on subway? Don’t pay to get it back, MTA warns

Bay Ridge
Scammers, schemers and sleazy stealers – they’re all out there and they’re working overtime to come up with ways to get their hands on your money. Crooks are even going after subway riders who have lost wallets, pocketbooks, iPhones and other valuables on trains. … Full Article

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