‘Love locks’ lost, on Brooklyn Bridge

A whole lotta lovin’ was cut off the Brooklyn Bridge on Friday and unceremoniously dumped into rolling trash bins. … Full Article

Falling bricks injure construction workers at former LICH site in Brooklyn

Bricks falling from the former Long Island College Hospital (LICH) in Cobble Hill, now an active demolition site, injured two workers at roughly 1 p.m. on Wednesday. … Full Article

Brooklyn’s leading Haitian-American politician says his homeland needs better emergency management

As Haiti struggles to recover from the ravages of Hurricane Matthew, Brooklyn’s leading Haitian-American elected official is set to unveil a sweeping plan to help it deal with future natural disasters. … Full Article

NYPD families tie blue ribbons to show support for police

A movement started by two Staten Island women to demonstrate support for police officers in the wake of the shooting deaths of three Baton Rouge cops in July has quickly grown into an international show of respect for law enforcement, according to the founders, who came to Bay Ridge on Tues … Full Article

Greenpoint’s USS Monitor trail marker stolen

Community historic memorials, markers, statuary, artwork as well as cemetery memorials across the country have been subject to vandalism and theft throughout history. Despite these attempts at destroying the pride of communities and the memories of families and heroes from the past, their m … Full Article

Cops hunt killer of woman found in Owl’s Head Park

The Police Department has released video of a person of interest in connection with the mysterious death of a Bay Ridge woman whose badly beaten body was found inside Owl’s Head Park on Sept. 29. … Full Article

Shore Patrol: Pols warn mayor not to shortchange Red Hook on flood protection funding

They want to be sure about Red Hook’s shore. A pair of elected officials who represent the waterfront neighborhood are warning the de Blasio administration not to cut federal funding intended to protect it from flooding in future storms. … Full Article

Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson announces he has cancer

Professionally, he leads the borough’s fight against crime; but Brooklyn District Attorney Kenneth Thompson announced this week that he’s personally involved in a fight against cancer. … Full Article

Henrik Krogius, Emmy Award-winning NBC News producer and chronicler of Brooklyn Heights, dies at 87

Brooklyn lost a tireless chronicler early Tuesday morning as Henrik Krogius – world traveler, Emmy-award winning NBC news producer and editor of the Brooklyn Heights Press and Cobble-Hill News for 22 of Brooklyn’s most transformative years – passed away at the age of 87. … Full Article


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