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No Sleep For Brooklyn: MTV VMAs Disrupt Neighborhood Surrounding Barclays

While Justin Timberlake, Taylor Swift and Macklemore left the Barclays Center Sunday night with MTV Video Music Awards in hand, some Brooklyn residents living near the arena feel as though they came out on the losing side of the event, which aimed to co-opt a touch of that Brooklyn cool factor.

08/27/2013

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Barclays Center In The Spotlight For MTV Video Music Awards

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork/AP) — Brooklyn was on the world stage Sunday night – perhaps like never before – with Barclays Center hosting the MTV Video Music Awards.

08/25/2013

Rendering of new Thunderbolt Roller Coaster. (credit: NYCEDC)

New Roller Coaster Slated To Open On Coney Island

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Coney Island is getting its first new roller coaster since the Cyclone was built in 1927. Move over Cyclone, here comes the Thunderbolt.

06/20/2013

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Are You Brooklyn Enough? Fuhgeddaboudit!!!

If you plan to head to Brooklyn this weekend we want to make sure you blend with the rest of the Brooklyn dwellers because they have very distinct way of speaking. ~Kim Berk

05/24/2013

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Beastie Boy Adam ‘MCA’ Yauch To Be Honored With Brooklyn Playground

Adam Yauch, best known as “MCA” of rap pioneers Beastie Boys, was a major figure not only in popular music, but also in the city of New York, specifically the borough of Brooklyn where he grew up.

05/02/2013

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Solange Gets The Crowd Grindin’ In Brooklyn

Her big sis Beyoncé might be taking over Europe with the Mrs. Carter Show World Tour, but Solange was busy wowing the crowd in Brooklyn this past Friday night (April 26).

05/01/2013

New York City Hot Sauce Expo

1st Annual New York City Hot Sauce Expo Comes To Brooklyn

The 1st Annual New York City Hot Sauce Expo comes to Brooklyn this weekend.

04/17/2013

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Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Flaming Lips, Matt & Kim Playing Brooklyn’s Great GoogaMooga Fest

The Great GoogaMooga Festival is returning to Brooklyn this May with 85 restaurants, 75 brews, 100 wines and 20 musical performers including the Yeah Yeah Yeahs, The Flaming Lips and Matt & Kim.

03/26/2013

“Keep Calm And Visit Coney Island” ad (credit: John Montone/1010 WINS)

Despite Sandy’s Wrath, Coney Island’s Luna Park To Reopen On Schedule Sunday

What doesn’t kill you makes you stronger. The cliche rings especially true this weekend in Brooklyn. Despite the devastating effects of Hurricane Sandy, Luna Park at Coney Island will open on schedule Sunday to kick off the 2013 season.

03/22/2013

Satellite (Photo: CBS Digital)

Satellite Discuss Songwriting Leading To Release Of Debut LP ‘Calling Birds’

When inspecting the liner notes of an artist’s album, it can be interesting to note that though a musician provides vocals for a song, it doesn’t necessarily imply it was written by them. While reviewing […]

01/16/2013

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