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What I Found in a Photo

While enrolled in a basic genealogy online course through Boston University I discovered that you can tell a great deal about the lives of people from looking at old photos and analyzing the objects around them.  802 more words


Police Identify Teenager Who Fell To His Death From Bushwick Building's Roof Friday Night

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police have identified the teenager who succumbed to his injuries after a fall from a building in Bushwick, Brooklyn Friday afternoon. 240 more words


Vacant Brooklyn lot could be site of mass grave for Revolutionary War soldiers, historian says

GOWANUS, Brooklyn — It looks like just another empty lot on the edge of Park Slope and Gowanus, but the construction site, which sometimes is a parking lot, might be final resting place for the soldiers from the Maryland 400. 285 more words