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Democratic hopefuls barnstorm across NYC with primary hours away

New York Post 22 Jun 2021
The barnstorming came as a new poll showed Brooklyn Borough ... Wiley attempted to jump into the fray, issuing a statement that hit Adams over his surrogates remarks as she campaigned around the city — ending her day with a rally outside of the Brooklyn Museum in Crown Heights.
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NYC Primary Day: Polls Open For Voters To Choose Next Mayor

CBS Sports 22 Jun 2021
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Polls are now open for Primary Day in New York City. There are several races on the ballot, including the city’s next mayor. For the first time, residents will use ranked choice voting, which could hold up the results ... Maya Wiley rallied with supporters on the steps of the Brooklyn Museum ... Web Extra ... Web Extra ... Watch ... .
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As NYC Faces Steep Recovery, Voters Head to Polls in Mayoral Election

The Algemeiner 22 Jun 2021
People wait to check in for voting in the New York Primary election at the Brooklyn Museum voting station in New York City, U.S., June 22, 2021 ... The leading Democratic contenders include Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams, former presidential candidate and entrepreneur Andrew ...
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Ryder exhibition at Whaling Museum offers once-in-a-generation opportunity

The Herald News 21 Jun 2021
About the New Bedford Whaling Museum ... Works on display are being contributed by the Smithsonian American Art Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Brooklyn Museum, The Phillips Collection, the Wadsworth Athenaeum, the Lyman Allyn Art Museum, the Toledo Museum of Art, and from private collections.
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The final push: Mayoral candidates Garcia, Yang and Adams stump for last-minute votes in NYC

AM New York 21 Jun 2021
Eric Adams stood in front of his Brooklyn Office alongside first responders ... Other candidates also made the rounds today, with Scott Stringer greeting voters on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, while Maya Wiley was set to greet voters outside the Brooklyn Museum in the evening.
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The final push: Mayoral candidates Garcia, Yang and Wiley stump for last-minute votes in NYC

Metro USA 21 Jun 2021
We are so focused on the race, that’s what we are doing.” Eric Adams stood in front of his Brooklyn Office alongside first responders ... Other candidates also made the rounds today, with Scott Stringer greeting voters on the Upper West Side of Manhattan, while Maya Wiley was set to greet voters outside the Brooklyn Museum in the evening.
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Obamas are going to Chicago - in portrait form

The Philadelphia Tribune 20 Jun 2021
15) before moving to the Brooklyn Museum (Aug ... The Brooklyn Museum will display the paintings alongside works from its collection of portraits, including Gilbert Stuart’s portrait of George Washington from 1796 and Wiley’s “Napoleon Leading the Army over the Alps” from 2005, to ...
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A life story to inspire all of us, mask quagmire, Pete Alonso

Newsday 20 Jun 2021
Pearse was introduced to me in an Act2 cover story, "Black history in forefront," with the sub-headline "A couple made a priority of using a museum to tell stories they found were not being told" . While reading the articles, I learned that she grew up in Brooklyn and as a child ...
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Today in History: June 19

Times-Tribune 19 Jun 2021
THOUGHT FOR THE DAY. “The man who has no imagination has no wings.” — Muhammad Ali. TODAY IS. Today is SATURDAY, JUNE 19, the 170th day of 2021. There are 195 days left in the year ... FILE- In this June 19, 2020, file photo, protesters chant as they march after a Juneteenth rally at the Brooklyn Museum, in the Brooklyn borough of New York ... 10 YEARS AGO ... .
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Obama portraits projected on Chicago’s Merchandise Mart ahead of tour

The Grio 19 Jun 2021
“The Obamas have in some ways defined Chicago,” Art Institute director James Rondeau said ... 15, before heading to other cities, PEOPLE reports ... After their stay in Chicago, the Obama Portraits will continue on to the Brooklyn Museum, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Atlanta’s High Museum and then Museum of Fine Arts Houston ... .
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Andrew Yang endorses Kathryn Garcia as second choice for NYC mayor

New York Post 19 Jun 2021
The pair have been struggling in recent polls as Brooklyn Beep Eric Adams continues to lead the race.Kevin C ... From there, Adams continued on a lighter note with a noontime Juneteenth “Freedom Ride” at the Brooklyn Museum.
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The story of Juneteenth, the new federal holiday

Fremont Tribune 19 Jun 2021
Said Para LaNell Agboga, museum site coordinator at the George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural and Genealogy Center in Austin, Texas ... FILE - In this Friday, June 19, 2020, file photo, demonstrators protest during a Juneteenth rally at the Brooklyn Museum, in the Brooklyn, N.Y.
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Women's Impact Network of New Hanover awards $50,000 in grants to nonprofits

Star News 18 Jun 2021
The Arts Council of Wilmington and New Hanover County, The Cameron Art Museum, Brooklyn Arts Music Academy, and Opera House Theatre Company ... the grounds of the museum in November ... The Brooklyn Arts Music Academy’s “Music is Life!” program received a $5,000 grant.
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2 Charged In 2018 Death Of Man Crushed In Makeshift Elevator At Brooklyn Grocery Store

CBS Sports 18 Jun 2021
NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Two people are facing charges in the death of a man who was crushed in a makeshift elevator at a Brooklyn grocery store in 2018 ... Newark Museum Of Art Spotlights New Jersey Artists ...
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Chicago embraces the Obama portraits at the Art Institute

Chicago Sun-Times 18 Jun 2021
Naseer Jaco-Cartman, 9, of Bronzeville, stands with his brother, 5-year-old Akande Grey-Cartman, as they look at “The Obama Portraits,” at the Art Institute of Chicago. ... 15 ... “The Obama Portraits” will travel to the Brooklyn Museum, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, High Museum of Art in Atlanta, and the Museum of Fine Arts in Houston.

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