| Dec 14, 2007
The late Looney Tunes maestro Chuck Jones had an existential rule about cartoon animals.
They could walk upright, talk a blue streak and even have a Flatbush accent, so long as they were fundamentally most concerned with the things a duck, a caged tweety...
| Jan 17, 2008
Except for the sizzle of beef and chopped vegetables, there's a studious silence in the kitchen at the Sisters of St. Joseph convent on Park Road. Shirt sleeves rolled to her forearms, Sister Kristin Johnsen stands at the grill, swiping the mix with a...
| Oct 5, 2010
| 6:07 AM
A young father was gunned down early Tuesday morning in front of the Flatbush Gardens housing complex in Brooklyn.
Police responded to the building located at 3101 Foster Avenue just after 1:30 a.m. and say Kenroy Smith, 27, was discovered lying face...
| Oct 8, 2010
| 8:17 PM
The marketing video for Flatbush Gardens makes the Brooklyn apartment complex sound like a tranquil, urbane oasis. The kind of place smiling, young professionals might like to settle. The building's owner says thousands of rennovation dollars have been...
| Oct 11, 2010
| 4:26 AM
Cops are searching for a man they say swiped a straphanger's cell phone on the subway.
The suspect was on a southbound N train at the DeKalb Avenue and Flatbush Avenue station on Wednesday, Sept. 29 at 2:10 a.m. When he took the passenger's cell phone....
| Apr 5, 2010
| 7:00 AM
Two Upper East Side intersections rank in the top five of areas for bus related accidents in 2009, a New York City Transit study has found.
Twenty-nine accidents at East 57th Street and Third Avenue in Manhattan ranked tops in the city for pedestrian...
| Apr 5, 2010
| 2:07 PM
A brazen bandit with a penchant for flowers is on the loose in Park Slope.
Victims say the suspect has been at it for quite a while and tends to swipe all sorts of flowers in and around the area where Sixth, St. Marks and Flatbush avenues meet.
| Mar 10, 2010
| 5:59 PM
A Bronx woman was arrested and charged in the hit-and-run that left a New York City employee brain dead, authorities announced Wednesday.
According to police, Frances D. Jasmin, 28, was charged with leaving the scene of an accident which resulted in...
| Oct 3, 2009
| 2:47 PM
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (WPIX) - A third cop has been suspended for his apparent role in trying to help a New York City police officer cover up an alleged DWI.
NYPD Anti-Crime Officer, Robert McGinn, 39, was suspended Thursday after surveillance video showed he...
| Oct 4, 2009
A 5-month-old baby boy is fighting for his life after his mother slashed him in the neck, then stabbed herself in the leg, police say.
Officers were called to a home on East 38th Street in East Flatbush early Sunday.
The boy is being treated at Kings...
| Oct 13, 2009
| 10:53 AM
One man was killed and two others were wounded, after a gunman opened fire inside a Flatbush donut shop Monday night, police said.
According to authorities, the shooting was prompted by an apparent argument that happened outside the shop located at 188...