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News 12 sits down with Brooklyn historian Rob Schewieger to learn history of borough street names

Historian Rob Schewieger sets the record straight on

Historian Rob Schewieger sets the record straight on how to pronounce some names like Kosciuszko and Schermerhorn in his book called "Brooklyn by Name." (Credit: News 12)

Many Brooklyn residents have different ways of pronouncing some of the streets in the borough, so News 12 Brooklyn sat down with a historian to find out how some Brooklyn streets got their names.

Historian Rob Schewieger sets the record straight on how to pronounce some names like Kosciuszko and Schermerhorn in his book called "Brooklyn by Name."

Many of the notorious tongue-twister...

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