Firefighters using high-powered water towers worked Friday to extinguish pockets of fire at the site of an apparent gas explosion in Manhattan's East Village as authorit … Full Article

What's news for May 21

The NYPD says two students at a Brooklyn elementary school are accused of trying to poison their teacher.
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More access for the disabled at Brighton Beach

The NYC Department of Parks and Recreation will expand access for the disabled at several locations in Brighton Beach. … Full Article

Obituary: Maureen Stramka, beloved Bay Ridge civic leader

Maureen Stramka, a longtime Bay Ridge civic leader who was as famous for her sharp wit as she was for her many charitable works on behalf of the less fortunate, died of cancer on May 16. She was 76 years old. … Full Article

What's News for May 20

Saying that progress was being made, attorneys for the many parties vying over the future of Brooklyn’s Long Island College Hospital (LICH) asked state Supreme Court Justice Johnny Lee Baynes on Tuesday for one more day to negotiate a deal out of court before resuming litigation. … Full Article

PHOTO: Man wanted in Brooklyn bank robbery pattern

A white male, approximately 55-60 years old with a 6'1" slim build is wanted for a bank robbery pattern that occured in the confines of the 61st and 70th precincts dating back to April 19. … Full Article

Watch out! NYPD enforcing speeding citywide

The New York City Police Department today announced a citywide speeding enforcement operation.   … Full Article

Sunset Park BID says sidewalk clothing bins aren’t going to charity

Sunset Park residents who generously donate clothing to charity by placing garments in large collection bins that have been placed on the sidewalk at various locations around the community might want to think twice before doing it again, a business group warns. … Full Article

Colton, Treyger lead litter sweep of 86th Street in Bensonhurst

With help from an army of young volunteers from local high schools, two of Bensonhurst’s elected officials conducted a thorough cleanup of one of the neighborhood’s busiest commercial strips on Saturday morning. … Full Article


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