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The Early Word: Daily News Endorses Alabi in 57th A.D.

Clinton Hill resident running against Walter Mosley and Martine Guerrier for Hakeem Jeffries' Assembly seat.

The Early Word: Daily News Endorses Alabi in 57th A.D.

1. received a boost a day before the Sept. 13 Democratic primary with a Daily News endorsement Wednesday in the race to replace Hakeem Jeffries in the 57th Assembly District. The News called out Alabi's union activism, history of community involvement and a "record of standing up to the Brooklyn machine" over rivals and New York Times-endorsed .

2. , honey, maple syrup, fruit juices and more will again be on hand for sale to the Fort Greene Houses community—and beyond. N. Portland and Myrtle avenues. 4 p.m. Free.

3. A new Girl Scout troop is starting up in Fort Greene-Clinton Hill! And to make it happen, organizers are holding for parents of girls that will turn age 5 before January 2013. Clinton Hill Library, 380 Washington Ave. 6 p.m. Free.

4. is a character-driven danced funeral created by Nora Chipaumire and directed by Eric Ting exploring the relationship between two women based on the Virgin Mary, Joan of Arc, Venus Hottentot and Nzinga. Brooklyn Academy of Music, 30 Lafayette Ave. 7:30 p.m. $20.

5. Alternate side parking rules are in effect.

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