| May 26, 2011
Public Advocate Bill de Blasio will be mobilizing over 100 parent volunteers at schools and subway stops across the city tomorrow, Thursday May 26, to take action against the Mayor's plan to fire 4,100 teachers.
Public Advocate de Blasio and parent...
| May 29, 2011
| 2:59 PM
Police are trying to solve a triple-shooting in Sheepshead Bay that has left a young mother and her boyfriend dead, and his brother in critical condition.
They've been identified by family members as Crystal Sweet,22, her boyfriend Timothy Walters and...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:06 PM
The expression "date from hell" is arguably overused, but in the case of a date between an NYPD traffic cop and a 17 year-old girl, the phrase seems very fitting, if charges from sex crimes investigators prove to be true.
Detectives say that Traffic...
| Aug 23, 2012
| 3:45 PM
At first glance you see glittery gowns, dreamy dresses for proms, weddings, sweet 16's. But now Red Carpet pageant and Prom is a store of broken promises after owner Tricia Dowling, seen on her website with some of the New Jersey beauty queens she...
| Aug 31, 2012
| 7:18 AM
The investigation is continuing into a senseless shooting that left a mother of two dead. Cops say four people were shot, including a 13-year-old boy who suffered a graze wound to his back, in front of 40 Clarkson Avenue in Flatbush. The gunfire erupted...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 6:58 AM
Police are still sorting out a deadly hit and run that cops say started with a dollar van. Witnesses say the van may have been racing another van. . Just before midnight a van traveling north on Flatbush Avenue near Hawthorne slammed into a guy crossing...
| Jul 24, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Say hello to Brooklyn's "Diva of the District." She's a 22 year old, Orthodox Jewish law student named Mindy Meyer and she's set out to be the next New York State Senator.
"Who's going to oppose someone who's changing the community. I mean, if you have a...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 3:25 PM
Mister Softee is the original ice cream truck guy in New York, but now plenty of start ups are swirling around them. They're saying Softee isn't playing nice though, with tough guys throwing punches, vandalizing trucks and making lots of threats.
| Aug 8, 2012
| 3:17 PM
Tray Franklin, 20, had aspirations to be a pro-boxer, but his dreams were cut short when an unknown gunmen opened fire on him and his friends in Brownsville on June 28th. His two friends survived, he didn’t. It’s just another story of a...
| Aug 14, 2012
| 6:32 PM
More than half a dozen subway lines were cut off right at the Tuesday afternoon rush when a manhole area in a subway tunnel caught on fire.
Dozens of emergency vehicles lined Flatbush avenue in downtown Brooklyn. A crowd of over a hundred emergency...
| Apr 30, 2012
| 10:03 AM
The Nets are no longer in New Jersey.
The now-Brooklyn Nets unveiled their new colors and brand identity Monday at the Modell's Sporting Goods at 140 Flatbush Ave. in Brooklyn.
Hip hop mogul and co-owner Jay-Z created the team's new color scheme and...