Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams is offering a $5,000 reward on for information leading to the arrest of suspects connected with Tuesday’s Brooklyn Bridge flag security breach. … Full Article

Little is rebuilt at Breezy Point, 9 months after being burned during Sandy

On a desolate stretch of sand and concrete rubble in a beachfront community, a lone home is rising amid the ruins of nearly 130 houses that burned to ashes during Superstorm Sandy. … Full Article

High-heeled horticulture: Gardening with flair pays off for Sterling Street

Brooklyn Heights
Take a tip from the winningest gardeners in Brooklyn: High-heeled shoes make perfect planters. … Full Article

State revokes 93 Lounge's liquor license

Bay Ridge
A lounge that had become notorious in Bay Ridge for its bar fights, drug activity, and excessive noise levels is being forced to shut its doors for good after the New York State Liquor Authority (SLA) revoked its liquor license. … Full Article

Jackie Robinson statue at MCU Park vandalized

Coney Island
The well-known statue of Jackie Robinson and Pee Wee Reese in MCU Park at Coney Island, home of the Brooklyn Cyclones, was vandalized with hate graffiti late Tuesday or early Wednesday. … Full Article

Three kids, one adult struck by taxi in Downtown Brooklyn

Three young boys and one adult were struck by a taxi on Cadman Plaza West in Downtown Brooklyn Tuesday morning at roughly 11:15 a.m., according to FDNY. … Full Article

Bloomberg: NYC to seek bids on health insurance

The city will seek bids within days for its multibillion-dollar health insurance contracts, Mayor Michael Bloomberg said Tuesday, invoking other cities' fiscal struggles as he deepened his stance in a standoff with unions. … Full Article

Schumer: Internet-equipped TVs could spy on you

New York Sen. Charles Schumer says new Internet-equipped televisions could be spying on you. The Democrat on Sunday called for security standards for televisions with built-in web cameras. … Full Article

Will fast-food protests spur higher minimum wage?

Terrance Wise has two jobs in Kansas City — one at a burger joint, a second at a pizza restaurant — but he says his paychecks aren't enough to buy shoes for his three daughters and insure his 15-year-old car. So he decided to draw attention to his plight: He walked off work in protest. … Full Article

Is your street being repaved? Greenfield has a list

Borough Park
Thousands of Brooklyn residents will get to drive their cars on smoother streets with no potholes, thanks to the New York City Department of Transportation (DOT), which is conducting a major repaving project in the neighborhoods of Borough Park, Midwood and Bensonhurst at the behest of Coun … Full Article


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