Government

Downtown Brooklyn — Brooklyn loses to Philly in bid to host DNC

— Borough Hall goes Red For Women

— State Senator introduces new legislation for disabled public housing tenants

Bay Ridge — Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights activist to be memorialized

Cobble Hill — Red Hook Container Terminal to receive $1.6 million in FEMA funding

— Mayor gives go-ahead to honor slain detectives with street re-namings

Bay Ridge — Local pol hosts free Narcan training to combat overdoses

— Brooklynite drops out of race to be Assembly speaker

Bay Ridge — Brooklynite may be candidate in election to replace Grimm

— City Council targets young adult voters in new bill

— Stormwater management plan in the works for Brooklyn

Bay Ridge — We the People: Europe remains on high alert in wake of Charlie Hebdo murders