Prospect Heights

To get Gov. Cuomo’s attention, LICH supporters plan ‘Black Tie’ rally at the Plaza

To capture the attention of Governor Andrew Cuomo, supporters of Long Island College Hospital (LICH) – located in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn -- plan a “Black Tie” rally to take place outside the Governor’s Spring Gala at the Plaza Hotel Tuesday evening (June 25) at 5:30 p.m. … Full Article

Judge warns SUNY: Special Administrator for LICH may be appointed

Saying that SUNY’s decision to reduce staff levels and bar ambulances from the emergency room at Long Island College Hospital (LICH) was a “clear violation” o … Full Article

Smoking driver on Manhattan Bridge leads to false alarm

At roughly 2:30 p.m. on Saturday FDNY divers rushed to the East River near the River Café restaurant in Brooklyn to rescue a potential jumper from the Manhattan Bridge. Rescuers anticipated the currents would carry the jumper south to that spot. … Full Article

Death penalty sentencing trial begins for Brooklyn defendant

The trial United States v. Ronell Wilson began Monday in the courtroom of Brooklyn Federal Judge Nicholas Garaufis. … Full Article

Famed Brooklyn writer returns with sizzling novel

Brooklyn writer Susan Choi, the Pulitzer Prize and PEN/Faulkner Award-nominated author of “A Person of Interest” and “American Woman”, returns this summer with a brilliant new novel, “My Education” (Viking; On-sale: July 8, 2013).  Choi will appear twice in Brookly … Full Article

Child-designed playground built by hundreds of volunteers in Bed-Stuy

On June 20, more than 4,000 children in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood received a great new place to play thanks to hundreds of volunteers.  … Full Article

Cops want crime watchers on 34 Bushwick blocks

As he washed his minivan before a Saturday shift as a delivery driver at a Bushwick pizza joint, Jermaine Bishop said crime remains a problem in his neighborhood. … Full Article

LICH patients diverted to other hospitals, protests grow

New York City politicians piled on SUNY Downstate as the state medical center barred ambulances from Long Island College’s (LICH) emergency room and emptied its critical care wards in spite of being ordered by the court to  … Full Article

City releases RFP for Brooklyn Heights Library development

While Brooklyn Public Library (BPL) has shelved its proposal to sell its historic Pacific Street Branch to a developer, it has pushed ahead with its controversial plan to  … Full Article

'Secret Garden' nitespot In Grove Place alley?

On the back side of Livingston Street, there's an alley that only Brooklyn trivia buffs know by name – Grove Place. … Full Article


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