Portrait Of Ida B. Wells Unveiled At Brooklyn Borough HallWells was a pioneering journalist and abolitionist in the late 1800s who documented the horrors of lynching and co-founded the NAACP.
Rally And Peace Walk To End Gun Violence Held In BrooklynMore than 100 people stood on the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall on Sunday in an effort to stop the gun violence that has been plaguing New York City.
Competitive Eaters Weigh In Ahead Of Nathan's Hot Dog Eating ContestEight-time champion Joey Chestnut is back this year, and hungry for another win.
Brooklyn Borough Hall To Open Public Breastfeeding RoomBorough President Eric Adams said Thursday that a comfortable and accessible lactation room will be designated for public use.
Ancient Artifacts From St. Francis Of Assisi On Display In BrooklynA collection of historic medieval documents will go on display in the Brooklyn Borough Hall on Wednesday.
De Blasio Rallies Union Members As Campaign Enters Home StretchMembers of organized labor packed the steps of Brooklyn Borough Hall, saying a de Blasio victory on Tuesday will bring about positive big changes.
De Blasio Picks Up Endorsement From Sen. SchumerSchumer said he and de Blasio are both "pro-growth progressives'' when he announced his support at a Brooklyn Borough Hall press conference on Friday.
Mayoral Hopefuls Bring Out The Stars To Make Final Push For VotesQuinn and her wife were greeted by about 100 supporters from groups like NOW-NYC and Planned Parenthood at the rally on Broadway. Rep. Carolyn Maloney also spoke to Quinn supporters.
Crowd Turns Out For Brooklyn LGBTQ Wedding ExpoThe second edition of the LGBTQ 2013 Wedding Expo was held Sunday in Brooklyn.
Skyscraper Historic District Approved In BrooklynNew York City's Landmarks Preservation Commission has approved a new historic district in downtown Brooklyn.
NYC DEP Launches Water-On-The-GoPublic water stations will be set up in outdoor spaces throughout the city.
Two Award-Winning Brooklyn Photojournalists Killed In LibyaChris Hondros' photos have been seen on hundreds of stories on this site. Tim Hetherington was nominated for an Oscar for his hard-hitting documentary "Restrepo," about the struggles of soldiers fighting at a remote outpost in Afghanistan.
Brooklyn Honors Mother Teresa With Lighting Ceremony For the next six nights, Brooklyn Borough Hall will be illuminated in blue and white to honor Mother Teresa on what would have been her 100th birthday.