A gunman fired into the lobby of a Brooklyn catering hall early Saturday, killing a man who had just attended a baby shower. Police say the death of 39-year-old Hilario Paulino Cortez-Vidals marked a violent escalation in what police say is a longstanding feud between two families.
The family of a woman killed by a hit-and-run driver in Canarsie rallied for justice Sunday.
Today is the birthday of Gottfried Piel who along with his brothers Michael and Wilhelm Piel founded Piel Bros. Beer in New York, more commonly known as Piels Beer in 1883.
Neighborhood Brief for Jan. 1
A man was fatally struck in a hit-and-run in East New York Sunday morning. Authorities say the man was trying to cross Crescent Street and Conduit Boulevard when a vehicle stuck him and a guard rail.
A science and technology learning program founded by a then-Vancouver woman is expanding its operations to New York City next year. Next spring, iUrban Teen will launch a chapter in Brooklyn, N.Y., said founder Deena Pierott, who now lives in Seattle.
A man was hospitalized after being shot in the face Saturday afternoon in Brownsville.
BIRTHDAY GAL: Actress Stephanie Faracy was born in Brooklyn, N.Y., on this date in 1952. This birthday gal plays the recurring roles of Frances on “Devious Maids” and Ellen Freeman on “How to Get Away with Murder.”
Turkish police are hunting for an assailant who – reportedly dressed as Santa Claus – opened fire at a crowded Istanbul nightclub during New Year’s celebrations Sunday, killing at least 39 people and wounding close to 70 others in what authorities said was a terror attack.
Children on Staten Island shared their resolutions and wishes for 2017 as they celebrated New Year's Eve at the Staten Island Children's Museum's annual daytime event. The day, which began at 1 p.m., featured live music from children's musicians, “Patrick and the Rock-a-Silly Band.”
(AP) – An assailant believed to have been dressed in a Santa Claus costume opened fire at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year’s celebrations Saturday, killing at least 35 people and wounding 40 others in what the city’s governor described as a terror attack.
A man poses with a selfie stick on Roosevelt Avenue in Woodside during the year's first big snowstorm on Jan. 23. On April 8, Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks to a crowd of supporters at Industry City in Brooklyn ahead of the New York State Democratic primary. Hundreds of people protested outside Grand Central Terminal on April 14 while Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump spoke at the New York Republican gala ahead of the party's New York primary.
More than 2 million revelers crammed into Times Square to usher in the New Year as news broke late Saturday night that a terrorist dressed as Santa Claus had opened fire in an Istanbul nightclub, killing at least 35 people and wounding dozens more.
Coney Island was set to host its third annual New Year’s Eve celebration Saturday night.
An assailant believed to have been dressed in a Santa Claus costume opened fire at a nightclub in Istanbul during New Year’s celebrations Saturday, killing at least 35 people and wounding 40 others in what the province’s governor described as a terror attack.
News 12 hit the streets to ask residents what they planned to toast at midnight for the new year.
Starting in October, seven police officers and seven civilians got together once a week to get to know one another and do improvisational exercises. At the end of the 10-week journey they starred in To Protect, Serve, and Understand, a free show at the Brooklyn Music School.
New Year’s Eve revelers, donning oversized 2017 eyeglasses and green Statue of Liberty hats, filled Times Square on Saturday hours before the glittering crystal ball was to drop.
The New York State DMV offered several tips for partygoers to safely celebrate the new year.
Chances are you'll wake up on New Year's Day, or some other day in 2017, with a hangover. Nothing takes the “happy” out of a new year like waking up with a raging hangover.
Many Brooklyn stores were busy Saturday with customers picking up last-minutes items for their New Year’s Eve celebrations.
First responders took the struck pedestrian to Maimonides Medical Center with a possible skull fracture and severe gashes on his leg, police said. An elderly man was in critical condition Friday night after he was struck by a hit-and-run driver in Brooklyn, police said.
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As another year ends, people are celebrating and making resolutions for 2017. What are your plans? What are your resolutions?