— Area pols renew effort to make Lunar New Year an official school holiday

Park Slope — Children’s Choral Arts Festival brings the peace post-Sandy

— Larger-than-life, former Mayor Ed Koch dies

Downtown Brooklyn — debuts

— Business networking comes to Bay Ridge

Cobble Hill — Photographer Q&A: Thomas Rupolo on “Images Of Red Hook”

Cobble Hill — Man sought in attempted robbery of Boerum Hill bank

— Fourth Avenue and Sandy-hit areas to get economic boost

— Green-Wood partners with Brooklyn Historical Society

— Things to Do Today: Wednesday, January 30

Greenpoint — On anniversary of Williamsburg factory worker death, activists call for action

Downtown Brooklyn — Sing along with the Deedle Deedle Dees