| Aug 14, 2012
| 2:35 PM
A cable fire at Dekalb Avenue Station in Brooklyn is crippling subway service to and from Brooklyn, according to the MTA.
The fire reached two alarms as firefighters battled thick smoke and flames, Tuesday afternoon.
According to the MTA website, riders...
| Aug 8, 2012
| 2:30 PM
There's quite a bit of ballet in the Garden Theatre's season of live performances — a bonus for those who might find they are unable to attend an Orlando Ballet performance during its regular run at the Bob Carr downtown.
On the theatrical side,...
| Jul 2, 2012
| 9:45 AM
Brighton Beach Memoires is a Neil Simon comedy that tells the story of Eugene Jerome's coming of age in Brooklyn in 1937. He has a sexual awakening and needs to find his identity, despite the fact that there's always a family member underfoot. It's...
| Jun 26, 2012
| 7:08 AM
Cops in Brooklyn are trying to get two armed rapists off the streets.
A creep threatened a woman with a box cutter in Crown Heights before raping her early Monday on a rooftop on Bergen Street according to police.
Cops say the woman was standing...
| Jun 25, 2012
| 1:16 PM
Police are looking for a man who shot at NYPD officers while they were investigating the sexual assault of a woman in Brooklyn. Shortly after the shooting, another woman was raped on a rooftop in another section of the borough.
The first victim was a 21-...
| May 29, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Bethlehem restaurants and locations will be featured in an episode of a new wacky Cooking Channel series featuring the over-the-top Baron Ambrosia. Ambrosia, called the Ali G. of food, is the alter-ego of Bronx-based underground filmmaker Justin Fornal....
| Apr 26, 2012
| 6:54 PM
New York State Sen. Carl Kruger was sentenced to 7 years in jail after pleading guilty to four criminal counts in the infamous an influence peddling case.
Kruger, 62, said that he was "broken" and said that he had destroyed the lives of those close to...
| Apr 2, 2012
Angelina Favuzza, Christie Livoti, Joey Lynn Tekulve and Valona Saka of Oxygen's newest reality show "Brooklyn 11223" stopped by to talk about the drama we can expect this season.
Oxygen takes viewers to the close-knit Brooklyn community of Bay Ridge,...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 9:31 AM
Broadway veteran, Jan Neuberger will present with her one-woman show, "Boomer Girl!" at West Hartford's Playhouse on Park March 22 to 25 for four performances.There bis a post-show talk back immediately following the final matinee on the 25th.
| Jan 18, 2012
| 3:44 PM
He's been called the 'Butcher of Brighton Beach,' 'Mad Maks' and 'The Smirking Slaughterer.' And today Maksim Gelman lived up to all of his notorious nicknames, especially the last one -- smirking and smiling his way through his sentencing, complete...
| Dec 29, 2011
| 8:38 PM
The late playwright Horton Foote influenced the choices of both individual artists who stood above the crowd in local theater in 2011.
Foote wrote the play "A Trip to Bountiful," the movie version of which won its star, Geraldine Page, an Oscar in 1985....