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Your borough in pictures

  • Brooklyn Marches for Selma!
  • A Champion's Story: BRIC Presents Work-in-Progress Reading on the Life of Nina Simone
  • Healthier Food Options Changing the Way East New York Shops and Eats
  • Brooklyn Gets Misty-fied Over World-Class Ballerina
  • Kehinde Wiley at the Brooklyn Museum: Life Reimagined... in Living Color
  • Annual 'Restore Brooklyn' Benefit Honors Rosie Perez, featuring Spike Lee
  • Photos: Doug E Fresh and Rick the Ruler aka "The Get Fresh Crew" Rock the Stage at Restoration
  • The Bedford YMCA Honors the Best of Brooklyn
  • Brook-Lens: Block Party in Brooklyn Highlights NYC 'Street Styles'
  • Brook-Lens: Haitian Artists Share Poetry and Music Under the Stars
  • Brook-Lens: Jump Up and Wave!
  • Brook-Lens: AfroPunk, Live and in Color!
  • Mural painting at Boys and Girls High School, part of Nelson Mandela International Day of Service
    Bed-Stuy Honors Madiba with Service
  • Brook-Lens: PACC's 50th Year Gala Celebration
  • Brook-Lens: The Brooklyn Chef Battle
  • Brook-Lens: Spike Lee's Block Party in Bed-Stuy
  • Muslims in Bed-Stuy Prepare for Ramadan
  • Brook-Lens: Kara Walker's Sugar Sphinx
  • Brook-Lens: The Fresh Start Home Resource Expo in Bed-Stuy
  • Brook-Lens: Susan Taylor Inspires 'Courage to Change' at YWCA
  • Brook-Lens: Janelle Monae Rocks, Roars and Celebrates Brooklyn!
  • DanceAfrica 2014 at Brooklyn Academy of Music
    Brook-Lens: Dance Africa 2014
  • The Brown Rice Family Band at The Selebrasyon Kick-Off event at Five Myles Gallery, 5/17/14
    Brook-Lens: Selebrasyon! Kick-Off Event at Five Myles Gallery
  • Judgement of Brooklyn, 5/17/14
    Brook-Lens: Judgement of Brooklyn
  • Brook-Lens: Flower Bed-Stuy!
  • Brook-Lens: YoBeatz and Brunch at Rustik Tavern
  • Brook-Lens: Keeping the Peace in Crown Heights
  • Brook-Lens: Walk of Art Launch Party
  • Brook-Lens: Teaching the Babies
  • Stop 'N' Swap, hosted by GrowNYC, 4/23
    Brook-Lens: Stop 'N' Swap at Brooklyn Borough Hall
  • Brook-Lens: 71st Pct. Honors EMT Workers, Officers for Acts of Bravery
  • Brook-Lens: Spike Lee Joins Brand Jordan Developers at Polytechnic H.S. for Discussion on 'Success'
  • Brook-Lens: Res Performs at BAMCafé Live
  • Brook-Lens: The Noel Pointer Foundation Presents Fiddlefest
  • Brook-Lens: A Stomping Ground for Neighborhood Kids
  • A dinosaur from Walking With Dinosaurs visits Barclays Center to promote their upcoming Summer 2014 show.Photo: Angela Cranford/Barclays Center
    Brook-Lens: Baby T-Rex in the House!
  • Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams joins (from left to right) community activist Yanky Eisdorfer, Administration for Children’s Services representative Pinny Ringel, executive director of JCC of Greater Williamsburg Rabbi Moshe Indig, 88th Precinct commanding officer Deputy Inspector Scott Henderson, special assistant to Borough President Adams Joel Eisdorfer and Patrol Borough Brooklyn North Lieutenant Marvin Luis at a pre-Passover community open dialogue in the courtroom of Borough Hall. Photo: Yossi Goldberger
    Brook-Lens: A Pre-Passover Celebration at Borough Hall
  • Brook-Lens: City Councilman Robert E. Cornegy Opens New District Office
  • String is in the Air! NPF Presents Fiddlefest 2014
  • Brook-Lens: NPF Fiddlefest Rehearsal
  • Brook-Lens: Art, Hip Hop and Karaoke at BRIC Media Arts
  • Brook-Lens: The Bed-Stuy YMCA 2014 Annual Campaign
  • Brook-Lens: Slush City
  • Kenneth Thompson shares a moment with his family after his swearing-in as Kings County District Attorney
    Brook-Lens: The Inaugural Ceremony of Kenneth P. Thompson as Kings County District Attorney
  • Brook-Lens: 'I'm Tired, All I Want is a Seat on the Train'
  • Brook-Lens: Ice, Ice Baby... Too Cold, Too Cold!
  • Mayor David Dinkins at a book signing at the Skylight Gallery in Bed-Stuy for his memoirs,
    Brook-Lens: David Dinkins Shares 'A Mayor's Life' in Bed-Stuy
  • Brook-Lens: When Box Trucks Become a Moving Canvas
  • Restoration Dance Theatre Presents
    Brook-Lens: Restoration Dance Theatre Presents 'Deeply Rooted'
  • Angela Davis
    Brook-Lens: BAM's Annual MLK Celebration 2014
  • Jay Z at Barclays Center, January 12 and 13, 2014
    Brook-Lens: Jay Z 'Back to the Block'
  • Brook-Lens: City Council Member Laurie Cumbo Inaugural Ceremony
  • Brook-Lens: City Councilmember Robert E. Cornegy, Jr. Inaugural Ceremony
  • Fireworks at Prospect Park January 1, 2014
    Brook-Lens: Happy New Year, Brooklyn!
  • A Better Haiti: Empowering Children Through Art Fundraiser with Karen Chung of CDi and Vodou Bar
    A Better Haiti: Empowering Children Through Art Fundraiser
  • Mike Tyson and a Tree Lighting at Restoration
  • Tap & Cork, Winter Solstice, Beer and Wine fest, Milk River, Bed-Vyne Brew
    Tap & Cork's Winter Solstice