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Brooklyn’s Sweetest: Maria the Ice Cream Girl keeps 80-year family legacy alive

Jul. 19, 2024 By Jessica Ross

There is nothing better than hearing the songs of an ice cream truck on a hot summer day, rushing to grab some cash and waiting on the curb for the truck to come down the street. For the last 80 years, Brooklyn has had the Campanella family to thank for countless frozen treats and sweet summer memories.

Young bandits strike twice: Group of teens wanted for Brooklyn robbery spree

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Jul. 19, 2024 By Meaghan McGoldrick O'Neil

Police are asking for help identifying five male suspects — all said to be between the ages of 14 to 16 years old — who are wanted in connection with a robbery spree and the alleged assaults of victims who tried to intervene in Bushwick.

Op-Ed: Jeffries needs to address poverty in his district

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Jul. 18, 2024 By David A. Weaver Hakeem Jeffries, the House Minority Leader and the highest-ranking Democrat in the House of Representatives, is one of the most influential leaders in Washington, DC. But, first and foremost, Jeffries’ job is to represent 750,000 people in the 8th Congressional District of New York. And many of those…
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Clark vs. Reese: Rookie rivalry heats up WNBA season

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Jul. 17, 2024 By Jack Parry The 2024 WNBA season is off to a hot start, and one topic that’s been fueling the fire is the Rookie of the Year race between Indiana Fever guard Caitlin Clark and Chicago Sky forward Angel Reese. That race arrived in Brooklyn last week, when the Sky faced off against…
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