| Sep 7, 2009
| 10:44 AM
Tens of thousands of revelers gathered in Brooklyn to celebrate Caribbean culture Monday at the West Indian American Day Parade, as bright beaded costumes and feather headdresses also provided a lively backdrop for New York City politicking.
| Jan 3, 2010
| 4:07 PM
Residents in Crown Heights are not only battling the bitter cold, they're coping with no heat.
Twenty-four families at 639 Eastern Parkway were without heat and hot water Sunday -- an ongoing problem since New Year's day.
Tenants protested outside the...
| Jan 6, 2010
| 5:08 AM
Arson investigators are inspecting a suspicious house fire in Brooklyn that has sent one person to the hospital with serious injuries Wednesday morning.
The fire at 2042 Eastern Parkway in Crown Heights began just after 6:30 a.m on the second floor of...
| Jan 8, 2010
| 6:09 PM
The New York City Police Department's Hate Crimes Task Force is asking for help in the case of two brazen stickup artists in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, allegedly responsible for six attempted robberies since Jan. 2.
On Saturday around 6:20 pm, the two...
| Jan 9, 2010
| 2:29 PM
The Hate Crime Task Force is on the manhunt for two bandits, apparently targeting Hassidic Jews in Brooklyn.
Investigators say two men tried to rob five people in Crown Heights a span of two hours last Saturday.
The incidents happened on Presidents...
| Feb 12, 2010
| 2:33 PM
A Brooklyn school aide, accused of recruiting a known class bully to beat up a fourth grader has been suspended, Department of Education officials confirmed Friday.
The Feb. 5 beatdown broke out at recess when 10-year-old Tyreik Bowers, a student at...