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Howe’s Brooklyn: Jennifer Egan

Jennifer Egan Congratulations to Fort Greene-based writer JENNIFER EGAN, whose latest novel, The Keep, was on the cover of the New York Times Book Review and whose reading habits were featured in the latest New York Magazine. She’ll be on a panel discussion titled “The Soul of the Bestseller” at the Brooklyn Book Fair Saturday,..

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Howe’s Brooklyn: Sam Ibrahim

Sam Ibrahim SAM IBRAHIM, the general manager at the New York Marriott at the Brooklyn Bridge, is right up there with Borough President Marty Markowitz as one of Brooklyn’s biggest boosters. British “Bobbies”-members of the British Police American Alliance-and the Ugandan North America Association are two of the international groups that, for the first time,..

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Howe’s Brooklyn: Michael Avram

Dr. Michael Avram Keeping Up With The Avrams? Fat chance. DR. MICHAEL AVRAM, Long Island College Hospital’s renown nephrologist, recently told us that he and his wife, Maria, have five adult children–Rella, Marc, Eric, Mathew and David–four of whom are doctors and two are lawyers. (Mathew is a lawyer-turned-doctor.) And they all live in Brooklyn. Maria is..

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