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Electrical Fire at Brooklyn Jail

The jailhouse is rocking, but not with music. An electrical fire at the Metropolitan Detention Center in Brooklyn began a series of frigid events for inmates, staff, and the community. On January 27, an electrical panel that broke down caught fire and then the generator switch melted. The facility was unable to use generator power […]

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Trolley Dodgers

Brooklyn trolleys, new and old The historic borough of Brooklyn announced in January that it is adding five new all-electric bus routes to its map, part of 10 total being debuted by New York City this year (the other five are in Midtown Manhattan). Some might think this is a new implementation, part of the […]

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