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Morning Buzz: Rose now backing impeachment, Kids break window of Williamsburg synagogue during Rosh Hashanah

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Thursday, Oct 3

• Good change of rain showers throughout the day with a high of just 60.

Top Stories
• The 14th Street car ban begins today. Here’s what you need to know if you plan on driving into Manhattan.

• In an emotional scene, the brother of a Texas man killed when an off-duty officer mistakenly went into the wrong apartment hugged his killer in court.

• The Dow dropped almost 500 points as the markets fell for a second straight day.

Dan Savage’s HUMP! Film Festival  Thurs Oct 3rd – Tues Oct 8th  A selection of short dirty movies all created by people who aren’t porn stars!  Tickets  House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Avenue, Bushwick

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Brooklyn News
• A group of kids was caught on video shattering the window of a Williamsburg synagogue on Rosh Hashanah.

• A Brooklyn man admitted to police that it was him caught on video sucker-punching a 71-year-old woman in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens.

• Vicente Carrillo Fuentes, a rival of drug kingpin El Chapo, is facing new trafficking charges in Brooklyn.

• Brooklyn congressman Max Rose now says he supports impeachment, becoming the last Big Apple Dem to back the move after holding out.

• The “Joe’s Gotta Go” coalition is looking to oust a longtime south Queens
pol – and Democrat – from office for a more
progressive voice.

• Rapper Chingy denies he got busy with Tiffany Hadish, who claims she slept with him, stating the breakout comedian actually was intimate with his brother.

• A new exhibit at its Flushing headquarters pays tribute to the rich history of Queens Public Television and its commitment to the First Amendment.

Buzzing Back

• In 1964, The Animals’ self-titled album enters the Billboard LP chart. It contains this #1 hit.

• In 1973, actress Neve Campbell is born in Guelph, Canada. She is best known for her role in this movie franchise.

• A writer for Slate says if yesterday was any indication, we’re in for a long autumn of ranting from President Donald Trump.

• The LIC Journal writes the decades-long fight to open the Hunters Point Library is a testament to community advocacy, and Fausta Ippolito in particular.

In the Blogs
• Mazzone Hardware in Carroll Gardens is hosting its annual Pumpkin Fest this Saturday.

• Bushwick Daily takes a look inside Evil Twin Brewing’s new location, and finds it isn’t just for beer drinkers.

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• The Rays topped the A’s, 5-1. Tampa Bay now move on to face the Houston Astros in the ALDS.

• In the NLDS round of the MLB playoffs, the Cardinals and Braves meet at 5:02 p.m., while the Nationals take on the Dodgers at 8:37 p.m.

• The Rangers kick off the NHL season at home against the Winnipeg Jets. Puck drops at 7 p.m.

• On Thursday Night Football, a couple of 3-1 teams in the Seahawks and Rams meet at 8:20 p.m. The Rams are favored by 1.5 points.

• WFAN host and Queens Ledger columnist John Jastremski writes the Yankees won’t get a pass this year if they (again) miss the World Series.

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The Head and The Heart  Fri Oct 4th 8pm  Bringing their “Living Mirage” tour to Brooklyn.  Tickets  Kings Theatre, 1027 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn••••••••••••
Real Estate
• Is there a right time to try and sell your home? A local realtor says the right time is the time that’s right for you. (But it’s really winter.)

OPEN HOUSE – Sat Oct 5th 2-3:30pm – 285A Kingsland Avenue Greenpoint - 3 family, each unit has 1 BR, 1 bath, office space. Backyard w/ shed, unfinished basement. $1.875M. Capri Jet Realty. 718-388-2188 

OPEN HOUSE – Sun Oct 6th 12-1:30pm – 117 N. 4th Street, Williamsburg - Semi detached eight family brick offers 24 BRS, 8 bath, oasis-like backyard, full basement.  $3.099M. Capri Jet Realty. 718-388-2188

• Sold – Three-bedroom, four-bath, 960-square-foot semi-attached one-family home at 9816 Farragut Road in Canarsie for $575,000.

Style & Fashion
• This CBD-infused foot cream that is loved by celebrities isn’t a miracle, but it does ease some of the pain of traipsing around in impractical shoes.

• Here’s Phil Oh’s best street-style photos from Paris Fashion Week Spring 2019.

Bushwick - Various Times – Bushwick Film Festival.  Syndicated Bar & Kitchen, 40 Bogart St.

Fort Greene – 11 a.m. – CityParks Senior Yoga. South Oxford Park, S. Oxford St. & Atlantic Ave.

Downtown – 3 p.m. – Borough President Eric Adams honors his Heroes of the Month. Borough Hall, 209 Joralemon St.

• Park Slope – 7 p.m. – Park Slope Civic Council October Meeting. Old Stone House, 5th Ave. & 3rd St.

Bushwick – 7 p.m. – Dan Savage’s HUMP! Film Festival. House of Yes, 2 Wyckoff Ave.

Downtown – 9 p.m. – Brooklyn Black Tie Ball After Party 2019. Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2 Promenade

Written by BKTicker

October 3rd, 2019 at 9:05 am

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