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Brooklyn Folk Festival Delights

Last weekend’s Brooklyn Folk Festival, presented by Down Home Radio Show and Jalopy Theater, at St. Ann & the Holy Trinity Church presented a diverse and, on the whole, excellent group of musicians. Wyndham Baird (photo), just back from a tour of England and Scotland, sang a variety of folk and blues songs, accompanying himself […]

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‘Shrooms to Blame in Henry Street Dorm Fatality — NY Daily News

The NY Daily News posts a full account of Saturday night’s fatality at the Hotel St. George dorm: NYDN: Cops are probing a Brooklyn College student’s fatal fall from an eighth-story dormitory window, which friends said occurred after he consumed hallucinogenic mushrooms. Michael Simmons, 19, fell to his death around 2 a.m. Sunday from the St. George Hotel in Brooklyn […]

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