| May 15, 2012
| 5:56 PM
There is a small section of Williamsburg Brooklyn where big controversy is dividing the Jewish Community.
Posters that have recently popped up on light poles and along private businesses, are promoting a fundraiser for accused child molester Nechemya...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 4:25 PM
Retired U.S. Navy Cmdr. Ambrose Thomas Donnelly, 76, of Williamsburg, Va., passed away Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012.
A graduate with distinction from the U.S. Naval Officers Candidate School in Newport, R.I., Cmdr. Donnelly proudly served his country from...
| Nov 1, 2012
| 7:52 AM
Checkmate. "Brooklyn Castle," a marvelous documentary by Katie Dellamaggiore, turns a sympathetic camera eye on one of the richest subjects imaginable: the nationally recognized chess team of Intermediate School 318 in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, a...
| Nov 14, 2012
| 4:52 AM
The massive round metal mirror in the foyer was one of the first purchases Christian Siriano made after winning the fourth season of "Project Runway."
The two small framed Victorian paintings in the living room were passed down from his mother.
| May 20, 2012
| 11:41 AM
WILLIAMSBURG — Exhaust emissions were the only downside to Greg Mariano's first half marathon. Otherwise, the 26-year-old Arlington resident was locked in and pleased.
Running by himself for the last 12 miles, Mariano cruised to victory in the...
| May 21, 2012
| 11:43 AM
A New York-based artist was arrested and charged over the weekend after police mistook his latest art installations for bombs.
According to authorities, Takeshi Miyakawa was taken into police custody Saturday while he was in the middle of setting up...
| Jun 2, 2012
| 4:32 PM
FDNY investigators are trying to determine what set off a fire in a Williamsburg brownstone that killed a 59-year-old woman.
According to authorities, flames broke out Friday around 9:15 in an apartment on Consylea Avenue. Firefighters arrived at the...
| Aug 25, 2012
| 12:49 PM
Shirley Fout Miller was a walking medical miracle.
She contracted tuberculosis at age 12 from her mother, about seven years after Shirley’s younger sister and only sibling, Joan, died of diphtheria at age 5 in 1931.
Shirley was not expected to...
| Jun 18, 2012
| 3:06 PM
A battle is brewing between artsy East Williamsburg tenants and a tattooed motorcycle club, The Forbidden Ones.
The club congregates on Thames near in Brooklyn. Tenants at 13 and 15 Thames, a loft-style building, say the bikers have taken over and...
| Jun 21, 2012
| 2:07 PM
Witness tampering, coercion, threats to shut down a business. It's all playing out in Brooklyn Supreme Court and the suspects are not who you might think they'd be: four men belonging to the Ultra-Orthodox Jewish sect of Hassidim who live in...
| Nov 9, 2011
| 4:32 PM
Sunglass Hut Artist Series features guerilla knitter Knitta, a.k.a. Magda Sayeg....