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May, 2015

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Thrill-seekers spin, drop, and fly at Kings County Fair

The Kings County Fair entertained Brooklynites with stomach-turning roller coasters, wild attractions, and plenty of funnel cake from May 14 to 25 at Aviator Sports and Events Center. Comment.
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Wheelin’ in the years

Amusement ride buffs gathered at Deno’s Wonder Wheel for a celebratory ride when it turned 95 years old on Monday. Comment.
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UPDATED: Vets call for reopening of Downtown monument

Borough President Adams has now pledged $1 million to help restore the Cadman Plaza World War II memorial. Comment.
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Blaze of glory: FDNY ambulance crews battle it out in EMS competition

They’re the best of New York’s Best. Comment.
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Fleeced! Zoo gives sheep their summer haircut

It was a case of hair today, gone tomorrow! Comment.
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Flatbush biz leaders toast Markowitz at Kings Theatre

It was a gala fit for Kings. Comment.
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Trucks, kids have a blast together

PS 295’s “Touch-a-Truck” event brought kids and trucks together again. Comment.

April, 2015

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Robots take Downtown: Polytech grad students show off innovations

The robots are coming! Comment.
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Young Red Hook residents help clean up the neighborhood

Kids crowded into the Housing Authority Farm in Red Hook to clean up the neighborhood and make something nice for their moms in preparation for Mother’s Day. Comment.

March, 2015

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Bustin’ shorts

Kids from Fort Hamilton Army Base’s youth programs encouraged soldiers on the base to stop lighting up during “Kids Kick Butts Day” on March 18. Comment.

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Irish ramblers

Ridge eyes were smiling during the neighborhood’s beloved St. Patrick’s Day Parade on March 22. See our slideshow for all the green-clad fun. Comment.
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Hard-boiled

Kids braved the snow for an Easter egg hunt, egg-dyeing, and the big bunny itself at Our Lady of Grace chuch in Gravesend on March 21. Comments (1).

January, 2015

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PHOTOS: Grand Army Plaza fireworks herald start of 2015

The annual fireworks display at Grand Army plaza drew scores of people too smart to travel overseas to Manhattan to ring in the new year. Relive all the action with our slideshow. Comment.

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