On Wednesday, the Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation released details of 14 different design proposals for residential development at two sites near Pier 6, at the foot of Atlantic Avenue. … Full Article
Cops barbecuing hot dogs, kids getting free bicycle helmets, music fans enjoying concerts in parks and plazas, and lots of camaraderie between the police and the public. Brooklyn took part in National Night Out Against Crime on Tuesday in a big way. … Full Article
The turnout for a pro-Israel rally on the Reigelman Boardwalk on Sunday was so large that the line of demonstrators stretched from Brighton Fifth Street all the way to Ocean Parkway, according to organizers, who said the event was a solid show of solidarity for Israel during a time of heightening … Full Article
WESTBURY, N.Y.— Two Brooklyn men are accused of possessing 22 fake gift cards.
Nassau County police say the suspects were observed on a store security camera buying multiple items with a stolen credit card on Monday. … Full Article
Last Thursday, in the wake of the death of Eric Garner on Staten Island and calls for reform to the “broken windows” theory of policing, Mayor Bill de Blasio hosted a community roundtable on police community relations. … Full Article
Brooklyn Heights residents who live near the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway (BQE) have long complained that vibrations from the heavily-trafficked roadway were causing structural damage to their historic buildings. … Full Article