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The USAF Thunderbirds will be headlining Thursday’s air spectacular over the Statue of Liberty. Shown: The team flew over NYC in 2016. U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Ned T. Johnston

Where to see Thursday’s 24-jet military air show from Brooklyn

August 20 | Mary Frost

Brooklynites will be treated to a spectacular military air show on Thursday morning, when 24 jets trailing red, white and blue smoke will zoom in formation down the Hudson River towards the Statue of Liberty. Make sure you’re in position before the 9:30 a.m. start time so you don’t miss the U.S. Navy Blue Angels, […]

Concerns in Red Hook and Gowanus could slow down Brooklyn school rezoning plans

August 7 | Christina Veiga, Chalkbeat NY

A coalition of Brooklyn activists is asking the education department to hit pause on a plan to overhaul elementary school attendance zones, saying more community input is necessary. Education department leaders are proposing to rezone seven elementary schools in Brooklyn’s District 15 in the hopes of meeting two goals: relieving overcrowding at some of the area’s most […]

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