| Oct 24, 2009
At least 12 New York City firefighters were hurt Saturday -- four of them seriously -- after two fire trucks collided in the East New York section of the borough.
It happened just before 10 a.m. on Ashford Street between New Lots and Hegeman avenues....
| Nov 3, 2009
| 8:38 AM
Three people were shot, one of them fatally, in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning.
Police arrived at 834 Clarkson Avenue in East Flatbush at about 4:20 a.m. and discovered two men suffering gunshot wounds.
Both men were transported to Kings County Hospital...
| Nov 3, 2009
| 3:05 PM
A Brooklyn mother died early Tuesday, after being struck by a state corrections officer who was on his way to work, police said.
According to detectives, Damon Padmore, 38, was traveling northbound on Flatbush Avenue at St. Marks sometime after 5 a.m....
| Jun 3, 2010
| 4:06 AM
Police are searching for a man who grabbed two girls in Brooklyn on Wednesday.
At 5:15 p.m., an unidentified black man in his 20s approached a 10-year-old girl near the intersection of Brooklyn and Kingston Avenues in East Flatbush.
The man picked her...
| Jun 6, 2010
| 9:12 AM
A man is in police custody in connection with an anti-gay incident that occurred in the East Flatbush section of Brooklyn, PIX 11 News has learned.
A 43-year-old Brooklyn man -- who has not been identified -- approached two 22-year-old men around 9:30...
| Jun 11, 2010
Spring porcini, among the most prized and delicious of wild mushrooms, have started their brief season at a few local farmers markets. Most people think of porcini and kindred fungi, known as boletes, as being specialties of autumn, and so they are in...
| Nov 4, 2010
| 8:10 AM
Cops are seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating a group of young men responsible for stealing 58 cell phones from 10 wireless stores over the past three months in Brooklyn.
The group have targeted nine AT&T and T-Mobile stores, as...
| Dec 15, 2009
| 3:29 PM
A Brooklyn social worker was senselessly killed at his neighborhood gym after police say he was brutally attacked during a heated argument over exercise equipment.
According to police, Douglas Smith, 50, was attacked Saturday at his East Flatbush...
| Jun 19, 2009
| 9:00 AM
A man is accused of flushing a turtle down the toilet after a domestic dispute in Brooklyn.
Yamahi Hogarth allegedly beat his girlfriend and then flushed her pet turtle down the toilet at the woman's East Flatbush apartment.
Hogarth, 23, accused the 20-...
| Jun 19, 2009
Fed-up neighbors in Brooklyn say their landlord is forcing them to live in moldy squalor. Their East Flatbush building is bursting at the seams with out-of-control fungus climbing up walls and mushrooms growing in bathrooms.
Tenant, Amelia DeMiller fears...
| Jun 24, 2009
A British bank will soon have its name on a major New York City subway station if a $4 million deal is approved on Wednesday.
Commuters passing through the Atlantic Avenue-Pacific Street and Flatbush Avenue subway station in Prospect Heights may soon...