The Blackbirds of LIU-Brooklyn posted their first conference win of the season at Central Connecticut State on Monday night, evening their NEC record at 1-1. Photo courtesy of LIU-Brooklyn Athletics

After finishing off their non-conference schedule with a winning record for the first time since the 2010-11 season, the first of an unprecedented three consecutive Northeast Conference championship campaigns, the LIU-Brooklyn Blackbirds men’s basketball team fell flat in this year’s league opener. But head coach Jack Perri’s crew quickly rebounded from Saturday’s 79-63 loss at Read More →

Dr. Gerard Galgan. Photos courtesy of St. Francis College

Hundreds of parents, family members and friends will come to St. Charles Borromeo Church in Brooklyn Heights to celebrate the Class of 2016 at St. Francis College’s Winter Commencement on Thursday, Jan. 14, beginning with a Baccalaureate Mass at 2 p.m. and Commencement at 3 p.m. The valedictorian for the winter commencement is Chantell Chimbo, Read More →

A Community Board 2 committee is scheduled to review a liquor license for a planned rooftop terrace lounge atop the storied Hotel Bossert in Brooklyn Heights on Jan. 6. Rendering courtesy of Gwathmey, Siegel, Kaufman and Associates Architects

The return of a lounge to the rooftop terrace of the storied Hotel Bossert in Brooklyn Heights is inching ahead with a liquor license review before a Community Board 2 committee scheduled for Jan. 6 at 6 p.m. __________ UPDATE: The Jan. 6 license review has been postponed, according to CB2. Check back for details Read More →