Following the recent outbreak of gun violence in Brooklyn and across the city, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams launched a week-long gun violence awareness campaign on Monday featuring an open … Full Article

New car-sharing service ‘car2go’ launching in Brooklyn

Zipcar and other car-sharing companies will soon have a new competitor in Brooklyn: Texas-based car2go will be launching “point-to-point” car sharing in the borough on October 25. … Full Article

Sunset Park residents march to 72nd Precinct

In the wake of two violent interactions between police officers and citizens, both captured on video, Sunset Park community leaders organized a protest march to the 72nd Precinct station house on Saturday. … Full Article

Rosanna Scotto chairs benefit for police, fire widows

Fans who enjoy watching of Rosanna Scotto on “Good Day New York” now have even more reason to admire the television host. … Full Article

NYC subways targeted in ISIS terror plot -- NYPD, FBI evaluating threat level

Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Thursday that there may be “imminent threats against subway systems” in the U.S. According to published reports, Iraq's Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi said that the subway systems in New York City and Paris have been targeted by the Islamic State group ISIS. … Full Article

Report: Groundhog dies after escaping mayor's grip

The rodent that escaped Mayor Bill de Blasio's grasp during this year's Groundhog Day ceremony reportedly died a week after the fall. The New York Post says the Staten Island Zoo didn't notify the mayor's office about the groundhog's demise. … Full Article

City installs new traffic lights on Kent Avenue

Pedestrians crossing Kent Avenue in Williamsburg to get to either East River State Park or Bushwick Inlet Park — both of which are located adjacent to the avenue — will have an easier time from now on, thanks to the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT), which is installing new traffic … Full Article

Wednesday Sept. 24: Our World In Pictures

MEXICO — “Infinite Obsession” Exhibit Comes to Mexico: Journalists take pictures of an installation by Japanese artist Yayoi Kusama during a press tour of her "Infinite Obsession" exhibit, at the Rufino Tamayo Museum in Mexico City, Mexico, on Tuesday. … Full Article

Brooklyn Bridge Park breaks ground on Community Center

Brooklyn Bridge Park (BBP) will soon have its very own community building. … Full Article

Erasmus Hall graduate serving on US Navy ship in Japan

A 1996 Erasmus Hall High School graduate is serving aboard USS John S. McCain, living and working at a US Navy base in Japan. … Full Article


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