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Junketeering Brooklyn Boss Should Stick to Street Fairs

Dan Collins | Posted 09.25.2011 | New York
Dan Collins

Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz has been fined $20,000 for taking his wife with him on overseas junkets. He should stay home. Brooklyn needs him for store openings, weddings, sidewalk pavings and street fairs.

Recession Recipe: Brooklyn Style Pizza Roll

EconomyBites | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
EconomyBites

Today's episode is huge for us. It features our first celebrity guest chef, Brooklyn Borough President Marty Markowitz. I don't know many public officials who drop in to make pizza and egg creams.

The Brooklyn Steppers March Forward, Giving to the Community and Gaining in the Process

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Jim Luce

In high school I had been manager of our marching band in Ohio. It was a grueling task, but rewarding to see my friends play and march so well. The ...