| Sep 10, 2012
| 2:08 PM
Investigators are focusing on a delivery of cinderblocks as being the cause of a steel roof collapse at a Fort Greene construction site.
Officials say a 67 year old worker died, after falling 40 feet to basement. It happened around 9 this morning...
| May 1, 2012
| 2:39 PM
Occupy Wall Street protesters took to the streets Tuesday as several groups set up shop outside city banks and other businesses to mark International Workers Day, or better known as "May Day."
Among the locations demonstrators targeted were the...
| Mar 8, 2010
When it comes to dining like a Gotham insider, you probably know all about food trucks and the secret speakeasies. But what about pop-up restaurants?
Born of the flailing economy, pop-up restaurants arrived on the New York scene a little more than a year...
| May 21, 2009
Jail officers say New York City has agreed to scrub down a part of the Rikers Island jail complex. Ten inmates in the complex have confirmed cases of swine flu.
The city Correction Officers' Benevolent Association says officials laid out the plan for the...
| Nov 4, 2008
| 4:30 PM
Stringer Dan Rosen files this report from a polling station in Fort Greene. Residents of Fort Greene showed up as early as 4:30 a.m. to cast their votes at the Brooklyn Technical High School. Fort Greene had seen a reported......
| Jun 21, 2009
New York City firefighters were on the scene of a building collapse Sunday afternoon in Fort Greene. The four-story structure at 493 Myrtle Avenue housed a bar and a restaurant called "Vesper." Fire officials say the building collapsed around 2 p.m. it...
| Jun 22, 2009
A four-story building in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn now sits as a pile of rubble after it collapsed yesterday. Now the building next to it is set to be demolished.
The building at 493 Myrtle Avenue collapsed Sunday afternoon just before 2pm...
| Jun 23, 2009
A building partially collapsed in Brooklyn early Tuesday morning.
Firefighters arrived at 103 Patchen Avenue near Monroe Street at about 7:15am in response to a call about debris falling off the building. The debris came from the partial collapse of an...
| Jan 27, 2010
| 2:40 AM
After a heated, raucous meeting Tuesday that lasted nearly 11 hours, the Panel for Educational Policy finally voted at 3:30 a.m. Wednesday to close 19 New York City schools.
Almost 350 speakers addressed the panel at Brooklyn Technical High School in...
| Mar 11, 2010
| 8:14 AM
Five New York City firefighters were injured battling a two-alarm blaze in the Fort Greene section of Brooklyn Thursday morning.
According to fire officials, the blaze broke out at 4:30 a.m. on the second floor at 192 Concord Street.
| Apr 12, 2010
| 3:02 PM
Business leaders, residents and lawmakers are nearing a compromise to limit the number of noisy helicopters that crowd the skies over New York Harbor.
The city's Economic Development Corporation has confirmed it is crafting an Air Tour Management Plan. A...