| Jun 11, 2011
| 2:46 PM
Brooklyn honored seven of its firefighters who were killed on September 11th by renaming a part of Richards Street "Seven In Heaven Way."
The firefighters were part of Engine 202, Ladder 101 and Battalion 32. A ceremony took place Saturday morning in Red...
| Jan 18, 2009
New York is a puzzle to be solved, or be defeated by. So it goes on "The City" and "The Real World: Brooklyn," both of which have recently premiered on MTV, a network that for years never thought to present itself as anything but an insider. With these...
| Oct 19, 2008
The Washington International Horse Show kicks off nearly a week of activities in Washington D.C. on Tuesday, culminating with the $100,000 President's Cup Grand Prix Saturday.
If you've never been to a horse show of this caliber, and you've got the money...
| Sep 27, 2009
A husband and wife team who sell tacos and quesadillas has been named New York City's best street vendors.
Fernando and Yolanda Martinez took first place in this year's Vendy Awards Saturday at the Queens Museum of Modern Art in Corona. The annual awards...
| Jun 14, 2009
At the moment, Ayelet Waldman's biggest fear is mountain lions. Specifically, having her throat ripped out by one. She's also afraid of sharks and, dare she say it, her husband, Michael Chabon, dying of cancer. While we sit talking in the writing studio...
| Jul 20, 2009
Bus riders traveling through Brooklyn may have an easier commute in January 2010.
The 10-mile B61 bus route will be split into two bus lines in an effort to reduce passenger wait times and provide consistent service.
The B61 currently runs from Long...
| Jul 31, 2009
A female dog named Oreo is recovering after a New York City man allegedly threw the animal from the roof of a six-floor city housing project in Brooklyn, police said.
Officials for the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, said...
| Aug 10, 2009
| 2:48 PM
A man who allegedly tossed a dog six stories off the roof of a Brooklyn apartment building has been indicted, officials said Monday.
Fabian Henderson, 19, was charged with aggravated cruelty to animals, criminal trespass, and torturing and injuring an...