Senior citizens in Bay Ridge who use Access-A-Ride have been telling Assemblymember Nicole Malliotakis and other elected officials about their frustrations dealing with the transportation service l … Full Article

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the news for May 28

Brooklyn Boro
Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO  … Full Article

Ferry runs aground at Jamaica Bay

New York City
FDNY responders evacuated 25 passengers and four crew members from a Seastreak ferry which ran aground in Jamaica Bay on Wednesday afternoon. … Full Article

Residents charge picnic parties leave piles of trash in Owl’s Head Park

Bay Ridge
The formerly tranquil and pristine setting of Owl’s Head Park is rapidly turning into a trash-filled mess, according to residents who live near the Bay Ridge recreation spot. … Full Article

What's News for May 27

WilliamsburgNew York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said that Brooklyn is the king of New York City’s economic growth at a Williamsburg press conference on Tuesday. … Full Article

NYPD officers to carry heroin overdose antidotes

New York City
Thousands of New York City police officers will soon be carrying emergency antidotes to help deal with the recent spike in heroin overdoses, officials said Tuesday. … Full Article

History group’s Liberty Weekend makes the past come alive

If you love American history, then the New Utrecht Reformed Church in Bensonhurst is the place to be this weekend (May 31-June 1). … Full Article

Scientists to drop research drones into future hurricanes

MIAMI— The point where the roiling ocean meets the fury of a hurricane's winds may hold the key to improving storm intensity forecasts — but it's nearly impossible for scientists to see. … Full Article

Grimm calls for travel boycott against Mexico

Bay Ridge
U.S. Rep. Michael Grimm is calling for a tourism boycott of Mexico in the wake of the case of a U.S. Marine currently being detained in that country. … Full Article

Man jumps on to Brooklyn subway tracks, disrupts service

Transit officials say a man was injured after jumping on subway tracks in Brooklyn. It happened at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Church Avenue station. The MTA says it involved a northbound No. 5 train. … Full Article

Media Rundown: Brooklyn in the news for May 27

Brooklyn Boro
Brooklyn Heights & DUMBO … Full Article


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