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BAM remembers Board Chair Adam E. Max

July 28 | Editorial Staff

The Brooklyn Academy of Music has announced that it is deeply saddened by the loss of its esteemed board chair, Adam E. Max (1958-2020), who died on July 27 of cholangiocarcinoma (bile duct cancer), diagnosed last September. BAM chair since 2017, Max joined the board in 2003 and became co-vice chair in 2008. He led […]

MTA will begin elevator replacement at Borough Hall

July 10 | Raanan Geberer

Some members of the courthouse, legal, banking and civil service communities around Court and Montague Streets, especially those who are disabled or use a cane, may soon be inconvenienced when traveling to and from work. Starting on Monday, July 13, MTA New York City Transit will be starting a project to replace the existing elevators […]

Despite pandemic, MTV VMAs to take place Aug. 30 in Brooklyn

June 30 | Mesfin Fekadu Associated Press

BROOKLYN (AP) — The 2020 MTV Video Music Awards will still go ahead despite the coronavirus pandemic. An MTV spokesperson confirmed to The Associated Press on Monday that the show will take place Aug. 30 at the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York. New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo made the announcement during a briefing Monday, […]

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