Man arrested on arson charges in Kings Plaza parking garage fire

Police have arrested a man on arson charges in connection with the fire in a parking garage that damaged dozens of vehicles and sent thick black smoke billowing over Mill Basin.  … Full Article

Come see Canarsie, before or after the L-pocalypse starts

The L-pocalypse is coming. Oy vey. There's something Brooklynites should keep in mind amid the planning for mitigative measures to deal with L-maggedon, as the looming L train line shutdown is also called.  … Full Article

Come see Canarsie Cemetery, where Civil War veterans and Dutch Colonial descendants are buried

While we rally round the flag, boys, rally once again, Shouting the battle cry of freedom!  – George F. Root, “The Battle Cry of Freedom”  … Full Article

Judges meet with the community and answer questions at an East Flatbush town hall

Judges matter in your lives. For the average voter, picking a judge can often be the hardest decision on the ballot as there is often a lack of information available about candidates as compared to races for executives and legislators. … Full Article

More Brooklyn churches are beginning to offer affordable housing

When the pastor of the Church of God of East Flatbush R.C. Hugh Nelson decided his church needed to expand, he saw a chance to do something more. … Full Article

Mill Basin man who allegedly scammed investors indicted on grand larceny

A Mill Basin man was arraigned yesterday on an indictment in which he is charged with second-degree grand larceny and other charges for allegedly stealing more than $440,000 that he was supposed to invest in securities for at least 22 people, including his friends, family, neighbors and oth … Full Article

Protests erupt in front of East Flatbush nail salon after brawl goes viral

Protestors gathered in front of an East Flatbush nail salon on Tuesday after a video of salon employees assaulting black customers went viral. … Full Article

July was NYC’s safest ever, but gang violence up in northern Brooklyn

New York City has been unusually safe this summer. Crime was down across the city last month, making July 2018 the safest on record. This trend was not true in northern Brooklyn, however, where young gang members committed a quarter of all the murders in the city in July. … Full Article

Off-duty NYPD officer wounds man who tried to rob him in East New York

The New York Police Department says an off-duty officer has shot and wounded a man who tried to rob him in Brooklyn. Police say the 21-year-old man was in stable condition after he was shot in the mouth early Thursday. It happened at the intersection of Livonia and New Jersey avenues. … Full Article

Power restored at 46 buildings in East New York housing complex

Power has been restored at New York City housing development where nearly four dozen buildings lost electricity service for a few hours. … Full Article


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