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Arts & Culture An American White Pelican lives the good life at Jamaica Bay. Source: 10000birds.com
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By Daniel Frazer We’re all familiar with pigeons, starlings, and house sparrows, and we all still smile when we see a particularly cute squirrel, but did you know that Southern Brooklyn is home to a vast array of seemingly exotic wildlife? Right above our heads, hawks and falcons fly! And right behind us, raccoons, muskrats,…

Business Voip 2 save
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In the old days a business would spend thousands of dollars to purchase a phone system and thousands more to maintain it only to see it become obsolete just a few years later. Thankfully technology has evolved and today’s businesses now can enjoy the lower costs, flexibility and simplicity of VoIP Phone Systems delivered from…

Events Photo by Erica Sherman
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The Stop Anti-Semitism Foundation (SASF) will convene its second annual Holocaust Remembrance Event at Holocaust Memorial Park, Sunday, April 19 at 12:00pm. Holocaust Memorial Park is located at the corner of Emmons Avenue and Shore Boulevard, at the foot of Sheepshead Bay. Dedicated to “exposing violence and injustice currently targeting religious and ethnic groups around…

News & Features dinosaur
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Climb aboard the subway and head out to Brooklyn Center for Performing Arts to see Jim Henson’s Dinosaur Train Live: Buddy’s Big Adventure. Catch this interactive musical adventure on April 26 at 12pm or 3pm. Based on the hit PBS Kids series, this production features all of your kids’ favorite characters, including Buddy, Tiny, Don,…

Events tour
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Tour the Outdoor Facility in Bay Ridge of our Kings Bay Y Summer Camps Sunday, April 19 at 2 pm Experience our outdoor facilities on country-like campus in Bay Ridge, featuring baseball and soccer fields, outdoor pool, private bowling alley, movie theater, basketball courts, fencing, archery and more! Pick Up & Drop Off Locations for…

Food & Nightlife The mixed grill platter, to go, from Rocca Cafe-Lounge.
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by Lisa Willner THE BITE: While I haven’t traveled to Turkey just yet, the food at Rocca Café-Lounge whets my appetite for a visit. I first ventured to Rocca (2712 Emmons Avenue) this past summer, shortly after it opened. The seaside gem boasts huge windows both inside and out for dining on the water. It was an outdoor summer…

News & Features debate
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By Kimberly Conner It was a cold, wet evening, but things heated up quickly. Community members gathered at the Guild for Exceptional Children’s headquarters building (260 68th Street) in Bay Ridge on Tuesday night to hear politicians duke it out over the vacant 11th Congressional District seat. Democratic Councilman Vincent Gentile, Republican Staten Island District…

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If you have ever been a camper, you know that camp plays a role in child development.  Camp provides experiences that benefit personal, family, and professional outcomes in children, by challenging them on physical and interpersonal levels.  Whether you’re a long-time camper or have never had the opportunity, here is a short list of the…

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Got something to buy, sell, or trade? We’ve got a classifieds section for you! If you’re looking for an apartment to rent, trying to get rid of your kids’ outgrown clothing, hosting a stoop sale, or lost something around the neighborhood, post an ad with us on EverythingBK! It’s free to list in the Community,…

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