| Aug 4, 2010
| 11:57 AM
Aretha Franklin says she's recovering from a fall and will miss two free concerts in Brooklyn – and an 80th birthday gala for Rep. Charles Rangel.
Franklin's office says the Queen of Soul broke ribs and has abdominal pain from Sunday's fall. Franklin...
| Aug 10, 2010
| 7:23 PM
Let's face it, times are tough, and all of us looks conscious New Yorkers know that it DOES matter what you wear. In Brooklyn, what's old is new, as Vintage Clothing Stores are as busy as ever.
We checked out the Best places to get the most bang for your...
| Aug 17, 2010
| 5:40 PM
Have you seen it? People who live near Prospect Park in Brooklyn are calling it the 'ghost stroller'.
A photo on the web shows the 'ghost stroller' sitting in eerie silence at Union Street off 6th Ave in Park Slope. Just as suddenly as it appears --...
| Jan 3, 2011
| 6:06 PM
Like night follows day, when the snow melts, the trash piles bloom. Limited trash pickup started today citywide, with over 1,000 trucks starting to haul 50,000 tons of piled-up trash.
Fed up with the trash bags proliferating near her block, Brooklyn...
| Jan 29, 2011
| 6:33 PM
Police in Brooklyn are on the hunt for a man wanted for brutally attacking a female in East Flatbush, Brooklyn, on Jan. 22, and they are asking for the public's help.
The 26-year-old was walking around 10:40 p.m. in the vicinity of Glenwood Road and East...
| Feb 1, 2011
| 12:48 PM
A Brooklyn nun who claimed she was the victim of a brutal rape is now recanting her story, telling police she made the whole thing up to cover up a consensual sexual encounter with a bodega worker.
According to police, the nun -- identified as 26-year-...
| Aug 23, 2010
| 3:27 PM
The rabbis at Tiferes Yisroel--an all-boys, Orthodox Jewish school in Flatbush, Brooklyn---are defending their new policy on Internet use.
In an effort to stop students from checking out porn sites and other inappropriate areas, they want families to e-...
| Aug 24, 2010
| 3:09 AM
The MTA has issued a series of cancellations for the Long Island Rail Road, and warns that customers should anticipate significant schedule changes and delays during the Tuesday morning and evening rush hours.
The cancellations are a result of damage...
| Feb 25, 2011
| 1:12 PM
A fatal fire that broke out inside a Brooklyn apartment last weekend was sparked by a voodoo ceremony involving candles, fire officials announced Friday.
According to FDNY Fire Marshals, an open door and delays in calling police helped the blaze escalate...
| Feb 28, 2011
A Brooklyn judge gives custody of a 17-year-old boy to his homeless father. The ruling came after the boy's mother, a $90,000-a-year court worker, was critical of the legal process according to court papers.
The judge even went as far as denying...
| Jul 5, 2011
| 10:39 AM
Police are looking for a suspect in the shooting death of a Brooklyn man identified Tuesday as the cousin of rap star Nicki Minaj.
According to authorities, police responded to a 911 call of shots fired at East 52nd Street and Farragut Road in the East...