| Jun 13, 2011
| 8:39 AM
19-year-old Iloune Driver cried out above the sound of camera shutters and shouting reporters to insist, "It wasn't me. It wasn't me."
But police feel confident it was the East New York teen who opened fire on a crowded Brighton Beach boardwalk last...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 8:06 PM
Just two weeks after a 16-year-old was shot outside a popular boardwalk restaurant in Brighton Beach, police officers are making their presence known.
"The presence here has increased by 500 percent and it's about time," said Russ Miller, a long-time...
| Jul 7, 2011
| 7:44 PM
The British are coming — to the Newport Theatre Arts Center next season.
Of the six productions just announced for NTAC 33rd season, four of them have their origins in what is now officially known as the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern...
| Nov 5, 2010
| 11:54 AM
An NYPD police officer opened fire on a man Thursday morning, who they say threw a brick at a squad car after he was caught attempting to break into a parked car.
According to authorities, officer Matt Sobota was getting ready to start his 5:30 a.m....
| Nov 16, 2010
| 5:14 PM
Despite considered by many as offensive MTVs Jersey Shore is a big hit.
Now a realty TV show is being shot in Brighton Beach and the Russian leaders aren't too pleased.
Dozens of Russian leaders have expressed their displeasure to the Liftetime network,...
| Nov 16, 2010
| 7:24 PM
A casting company in Brighton Beach is looking for the Russian version of Snooki and The Situation for a new Lifetime series, and the protests have already begun.
A coalition of politicians, activists and community groups are sending a steady stream of...
| 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.
| 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,...
| Oct 22, 2011
| 2:04 PM
Police are on the hunt for a man in his 50's or 60's, they say, shot and killed a woman on a sidewalk in Brighton Beach.
The victim has been identified as Alla Kamenev, 65; she was on her way to get her nails done Thursday, before taking off with her...
| 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-...