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Women's Volleyball Makes History, CUNYAC Tourney

November 1, 2017 by The Excelsior

The ExcelsiorFor the first time this millennium, the Brooklyn College women's volleyball team finished above .500 in the regular season, earning themselves the second seed in the City University of New York Athletic Conference (CUNYAC) championships, finishing the ...

3-Star Defensive End Matthew Thomas Commits To Rutgers Football

August 25, 2017 by On The Banks (blog)

On The Banks (blog)Thomas is from Midwood high school in Brooklyn, New York and also plays tight end, although it's thought he will compete for a spot on the defensive line at Rutgers. According to 24/7 Sports, Thomas also held offers from Wake Forest, Temple, Buffalo ...

Arthur Stoliar, 90, first chairperson of CB 2

July 27, 2017 by The Villager

The VillagerBorn March 13, 1927, in Brooklyn, Stoliar graduated from Midwood High School in 1943. He served in the Navy in World War II, then went on ... He was director, following the death of founder Joan Stoliar, of Trout In The Classroom, a program in which ...

Students unveil Brooklyn's history mural

July 9, 2017 by Caribbean Life

Caribbean LifeKevin S. Parker and Assembly Member Rodneyse Bichotte last week joined Groundswell and Midwood High School in celebrating the completion of a new mural that depicts the history of Brooklyn over the course of hundreds of years and the various ...

Cheers to Brooklyn gal on earning her PhD

June 28, 2017 by Brooklyn Daily

Brooklyn DailyAmanda completed her studies and was conferred her doctorate in Chemical Engineering, specializing in interfacial chemistry, from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, N.Y. She studied for her undergraduate degree and received her Bachelor of ...

10th Annual Midwood HS Science Fair – A Glimpse

May 25, 2017 by BKLYNER

BKLYNERMidwood High school is known for many things: its population (close to 4,000 students), its clubs (close to 30), and its science research program- better known as Midwood Science Research. And on May 24, the program held its 10th annual science fair.

Shots fired near Brooklyn College campus

May 23, 2017 by New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVThe shooting happened at 2705 Campus Road, near the Brooklyn College student center and not far from the college's library. P.S. 315 and Midwood High School are also nearby. A source said preliminary information suggests it all started with an ...

Police Review Video In Which Officer Pulls Taser In Confrontation With High School Student

April 2, 2017 by CBS New York

CBS New YorkIn it, two officers are seen trying to get students to leave the area around Midwood High School. One of the students starts talking back to the officers and picks up a handful of snow as if to toss it at them. At that point, one of the officers pulls ...

'You Wanna Ride The Lightning?' Taser-Wielding NYPD Officer Asks Student At Midwood High School

April 1, 2017 by Gothamist

GothamistA video taken of two NYPD officers trying to move students off a sidewalk at Midwood High School in mid-March shows one of the officers wielding his baton, making physical contact with a student, taunting the students and then pulling out his Taser in ...

Which Ditmas Park And Flatbush Projects Should The City Fund? Vote For New Park Path, Pedestrian Island, Youth ...

March 28, 2017 by

Patch.comBROOKLYN, NY — Seems like just yesterday every red-blooded New Yorker over age 14 was racing to the polls for Participatory Budgeting Vote Week 2016, making controversial neighborhood decisions like whether to divert taxpayer money toward a "Lake ...

Republican candidate Steve Saperstein runs for City Council

March 24, 2017 by Brooklyn Daily Eagle

Brooklyn Daily EagleBrooklyn-born Steve Saperstein is challenging incumbent Chaim Deutch for the City Council seat of District 48. Saperstein believes he's up for the job as he takes on Deutch, who's held the office since 2014. District 48 includes Brighton ... He ...

Midwood High School students evacuated after bomb threat

February 28, 2017 by The Excelsior

The ExcelsiorEarlier this afternoon, students on the Brooklyn College campus saw a swarm of young teenagers crossing Bedford Avenue and congregating on the West Quad. According to a security guard, someone had called in a bomb threat at Midwood High School.

Bomb threat prompts brief evacuation at Midwood High School in Brooklyn

February 28, 2017 by New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TV

New York's PIX11 / WPIX-TVBROOKLYN — A bomb threat sent to Midwood High School in Brooklyn prompted a brief evacuation Tuesday morning. The call was made to the school at 2839 Bedford Ave. just after 11 a.m., police said. The school was evacuated by 11:30 a.m. and the ...

Bomb Scare Forces Evacuation Of Midwood High School In Brooklyn

February 28, 2017 by CBS New York

CBS New YorkNEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Students were evacuated from Midwood High School Tuesday morning due to a bomb scare. Over the past 24 hours anonymous calls have been made targeting schools, community centers, and even a subway. Police have ...

Bomb threat prompts evacuation at Midwood High School

February 28, 2017 by Fox5NY

NEW YORK (FOX 5 NY) - A search for explosives by the NYPD Bomb Squad at Midwood High School in Brooklyn reportedly turned up nothing on Tuesday. The school was evacuated after someone reported a bomb threat at about 10:45 a.m., according to the ...

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