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Brooklyn BookBeat From restaurants and bars to landmarks and museums, “Subway Adventure Guide: New York City” explores more than three dozen end-of-the-line destinations spread throughout the five boroughs and all 30 subway lines. Authors Kyle Knoke (Allen/James Design) and Amy Plitt (TimeOut NY, Conde Nast Traveler) will take part in a book launch and discussion at Downtown Brooklyn’s New Read More →

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Daimler Praises Brooklyn Car2go Customers at Detroit Auto Show By Benjamin Preston Special to the Brooklyn Daily Eagle Brooklyn got a shout-out last week from Daimler, the company that makes Smart cars, at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit. The company’s Car2go car-sharing program opened a Brooklyn branch in October, adding a fleet Read More →

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Cheerful metal bicycle sculptures by famed Mexican artist and cycling enthusiast Gilberto Aceves Navarro, 83, are being installed in 10 locations across the city, with the help of the city’s departments of Transportation and Parks. The installation shown here can be seen on the west side of Cadman Plaza Park in Downtown Brooklyn; another group Read More →