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    BP MARKOWITZ HOSTS ITALIAN-AMERICAN HERITAGE AND CULTURE MONTH CELEBRATION

    On October 11, 2013, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz hosted an Italian-American Heritage and Cultural Month celebration at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Hundreds attended an event featuring food and refreshment graciously served up by dozens of local purveyors. Award-winning entertainment was provided by singers Cristina Fontanelli and Salvatore Spatola as well as youth dance troupe Figli Maria S.S. Addolorata. This was the twelfth and final such celebration hosted by Borough President … [Read More...]

    BP ADAMS PRESENTS HISTORIC BATTLE-SCARRED BROOKLYN FLAG TO LOCAL VETERANS MARCHING IN AMERICA’S PARADE

    Today, Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams presented a group of local veterans, including representatives of the United War Veterans Council, American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Vietnam Veterans of America, Marine Corps League, and student veterans from Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom, with a battle-scarred Brooklyn flag carried into the Persian Gulf War, as part of a ceremony honoring the veteran community. The group will march with this flag down Fifth Avenue … [Read More...]

    Marty Markowitz Bolsters “Save the Mermaid Parade” Kickstarter Campaign as it Meets its Goal and Enters Its Final Days

    On June 3rd at Midnight, the 27-day $100,000 Kickstarter campaign to save Coney Island's Mermaid Parade will come to a close. On the morning of May 30th, the initial goal was met through small contributions from people around the world.  Widespread attention from media, celebrities (Alec Baldwin, Darren Aronofsky, etc.), and, well, everybody has created a veritable flash flood of support for the 30 year old event. "The campaign to save the 2013 Mermaid Parade has already made quite a ‘splash’ … [Read More...]

    The Brooklyn Eats Cocktail Party

    The Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce  Invites You to the After-Party Cocktail Celebration for Brooklyn Eats!   Wednesday, June 26, 2013 6 - 8 PM 630 Flushing Avenue Third Floor … [Read More...]

    BP ADAMS TO HOST GREEK HERITAGE RECEPTION WITH BROOKLYN’S HELLENIC COMMUNITY

      6:00 P.M. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 26 BROOKLYN BOROUGH HALL 209 JORALEMON STREET This evening at 6:00 PM, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams will join the Hellenic community of Brooklyn, including the Honorable Georgios Illiopoulus, Consul General of Greece in New York, and the Honorable Vasilios Philippou, Consul General of Cyprus, for a Greek heritage reception at Brooklyn Borough Hall. Entertainment will be provided by a variety of Brooklyn community dance groups, including the Greek … [Read More...]

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