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Events Kids learning to swim

With the heat of summer upon us, now is the perfect time to visit one of Brooklyn’s public pools. If your kids are ready to ditch the swim floats and venture to the deep end, then you’re in luck, because the Parks Department’s Learn to Swim lottery is now open. Here’s what you need to…


State Senator Martin Golden and Councilman Michael Nelson are holding two separate community meetings for residents affected by Hurricane Sandy and the continued recovery efforts  in Southern Brooklyn’s hardest hit neighborhoods. The first meeting will be held on Wednesday, November 28, at 7:00 p.m. at P.S. 277 at 2529 Gerritsen Avenue and is hosted by Golden. In attendance will be…


State Senator Marty Golden will be hosting a town hall meeting tonight, October 23, 7:00 p.m. at the Salt Marsh Nature Center, 3302 Avenue U at East 33rd Street. Golden is inviting residents of the community to attend and discuss quality of life and legislative issues. Representatives from the New York City Department of Finance,…