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BAM to host annual tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

January 17 | Meaghan McGoldrick

The Brooklyn Academy of Music will honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. on Monday at its 34th annual tribute to the historic civil rights activist. A BAM tradition since 1990, the celebration is New York City’s largest public tribute to King’s life and vision, according to the Brooklyn institution. BAM President Katy […]

Jenna Hospedales, 14, disappeared after school at Brooklyn Tech last Thursday and hasn’t been seen since. Photo: NYPD

Missing Brooklyn Tech student, 14, found (Updated)

January 14 | Mary Frost

Update (Jan. 15 at 9:56 a.m.): The teen was found on Tuesday and safely returned home, according to police. Original article: Police and family members are searching for a 14-year-old Brooklyn Technical High School student missing since entering a subway station after school last week. Jenna Hospedales was last seen at about 3:15 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. […]

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