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Crown Heights »

Urban Sketch Artist Captures Crown Heights in Living Color

Jason Das draws everything from streets to straphangers, operas to inaugurations.

Fort Greene »

Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo Celebrates Brooklyn's Diversity at Inauguration

Laurie Cumbo invited a diverse crowd to her swearing-in celebration for her 35th District seat. 

Fort Greene »

Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo to Hold Inauguration at NYCHA Community Center

Laurie Cumbo's inauguration at Ingersoll Community Center will include music, food and performances.

Bed-Stuy »

Focus is on Jobs, Education at Central Brooklyn Inauguration

Robert Cornegy was sworn in as the new councilman in Bed-Stuy and Crown Heights.

Civic Center »

De Blasio's 1,000 Inauguration Tickets for Public Disappear Quickly Online

Free tickets to Bill de Blasio's Jan. 1 swearing-in ceremony sold out in 90 minutes. 

New York City »

Christine Quinn Courts Women Power Brokers in DC

Rep. Carolyn Maloney told DNAinfo she thought Quinn would make a "terrific mayor."

Fort Greene »

Hundreds Pack BAM for Civil Rights Leader's 'Inspirational' MLK Day Speech

Harry Belafonte spoke at BAM's 27th Annual Tribute to Martin Luther King, Jr.

Central Harlem »

Thousands Gather in Harlem to Watch Obama's Second Inauguration

Students and their parents performed acts of service in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. day.

Graniteville »

Staten Island's P.S. 22 Chorus Performs at Presidential Inauguration

The Graniteville chorus was scheduled to sing four songs at President Barack Obama's inauguration.

Washington Heights »

Gabriela Rosa Sworn in as Uptown Assemblywoman

Rosa, 45, becomes New York's first Dominican-American Assembly member and uptown's first Assemblywoman.

East Village & Lower East Side »

St. Mark's Bookshop Fans Serenade New Cooper Union President

Supporters of the store sang an original song pleading for the school to lower the shop's rent at the inauguration of new Cooper Union president Jamshed Bharucha Tuesday.

Manhattan »

State Sen. Adriano Espaillat Sworn Into Office

Adriano Espaillat was sworn in Sunday as the new State Senator for the 31st District, which includes WaHi.

Manhattan »

Governor Andrew Cuomo's Twitter Handle Hijacked

Cuomo's official Twitter account was hijacked a day before a speech where he's expected to ask for wage freezes.