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Worker Crushed to Death by Falling Steel

BROOKLYN, NY PROSPECT HEIGHTS — A construction iron worker at the Barclays Center died Tuesday when he was crushed by steel joists that fell from a truck at the arena, according to officials. 419 more words

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Wheeling, Prospect Heights Aim For Fireworks Show At Executive Airport

CHICAGO (CBS) – Here’s something to get you thinking about summer: planners already are putting together fireworks shows for Independence Day.

The village of Wheeling had to get creative this year. 204 more words


Meet Phil Smith, designer of AWNY's new logo

Phil Smith was the talented Aussie designer who won the AWNY Design our Logo competition we held late in 2014. His logo was selected as the top 3 by the panel of judges, and then voted as the winner by a people’s choice vote on the… 798 more words

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FDNY: Deadly 5-Alarm Fire In Brooklyn Ruled Accidental

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A 5-alarm fire in Brooklyn that left one man dead and eight other people hurt, including two NYPD officers treated for smoke inhalation, has been ruled accidental, fire officials said. 452 more words


At least 1 dead, NYPD officers among those injured in Brooklyn fire

PROSPECT HEIGHTS, Brooklyn (PIX11) — Hundreds of firefighters rushed into a Brooklyn neighborhood Wednesday morning as flames ripped through a four-story building, killing at least one person and injuring multiple others. 201 more words