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Brooklyn rabbi’s family losses fuel personal quest to enforce COVID-19 safety measures

October 6 | Reuven Blau, THE CITY

This story was originally published on Oct. 5 by THE CITY. Sign up here to get the latest stories from THE CITY delivered to you each morning. For Rabbi Robert Blustein, enforcing mask-wearing in his synagogue is personal. Blustein lost both his parents and an older sister to COVID-19 — and doesn’t want anyone else […]

10-year-old cyclist killed by man driving without license: police

October 7 | Noah Goldberg

A 10-year-old boy riding his bike in Kensington was struck and killed by a man driving a car without a license Saturday, according to police. Dalerjon Shahobiddinov was riding his bike through a crosswalk near the intersection of Seton Place and Foster Avenue — an area without bike lanes — when 29-year-old Victor Mejia tried […]

Explosion at Kensington home injures three

September 30 | Meaghan McGoldrick

Updated at 10:05 a.m., Tuesday Three people were injured — one seriously — after a reported home explosion in Kensington on Monday afternoon. The blaze broke out just before 1:30 p.m. after an explosion occurred on the first floor of 820 Friel Place, according to fire department officials, who said at around 2:40 p.m. that […]

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