Announcements

— Local elected seeks Lunar New Year school holiday

— Victoria’s Stars snags nom from BRIC

Bay Ridge — Bay Ridge Saint Pat’s Parade gears up for kick-off

Bay Ridge — Meet this year’s Top Women in Business

— FDNY distributing batteries and electric candles all weekend

— NYC Emergency Management issues hazardous travel advisory for Thursday, March 5

Bay Ridge — Cooking to cure cancer

Bedford-Stuyvesant — MTA proposes two bus lines near Brooklyn/Queens border in Bushwick during CB4 meeting

Bedford-Stuyvesant — NYPD seeks help in finding a Bushwick missing girl

— Hugh L. Carey Tunnel One Tube closed 4 a.m. until noon Saturday

— Casale’s fifth annual Race for the Ring underway

— MTA Weekend service advisory for R train