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Student Uses Heights Upbringing as Subject Matter Vincenzo Ciccone used his experience of growing up in Brooklyn Heights as his inspiration for a poem that won him the 2015-16 Truman Capote Scholarships for creative writing at Xavier University of Louisiana. Ciccone, a senior at the university, and fellow student Huda Afandeh each won $14,000 in Read More →

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After Waterfront Dinner, Warm Greetings, FOK (Friends of Karen) Bussed To Mother Ship By Kathryn Cardin and Sam Howe Brooklyn Daily Eagle For the Brooklyn Academy of Music, led by Executive Producer Joseph Melillo, the gala honoring Karen Brooks Hopkins Tuesday night was an “all hands on deck” affair. Every department, from Development and Marketing to Stage Read More →