A handful of artists are suing 5Pointz's landlord for painting over their work.
The Brahman steer, dubbed "Shankar," landed at Skylands Animal Sanctuary in Wantage, N.J.
NYC schools with structured recess are reporting less aggressive behaviors, studies found.
A Glendale woman wants her pumpkin back… or else!
See this story at BrooklynDaily.com.By Julianne McShaneBrooklyn DailyThe candidates vying for the hotly contested 43rd District Council seat faced off again on Tuesday night and battled for the mantle of biggest outsider, despite all three having past political careers. Ridgites filled the auditorium at Fort Hamilton High School on Oct. 17 to hear them tout their policy plans for neighborhood issues affecting the district that includes Bay Ridge, Dyker Heights, Bensonhurst, and Bath Beach, while the three candidates — Republican John Quaglione, Democrat Justin Brannan, and the Reform Party’s Bob Capano — tried to distance themselves from their own political pasts while casting that their opponents …
Baseball and I go back a long way — nearly seven decades, to be exact.
See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Lauren GillBrooklyn Paper88th Precinct Fort Greene–Clinton Hill What the truck A freeloader stole $70,000 from a Brinks security truck, and a worker only noticed when it was returned to a Kent Avenue dock on Oct. 12. The worker was unloading the money hauler by Hooper Street at 7:20 pm when he saw one of the bags had been cut and the loot was missing, authorities said. Daytime heist Authorities are hunting for a creeper who broke into a Lafayette Avenue apartment and stole thousands of dollars worth of jewelry and alcohol while its owner was gone on Oct. 12. The bandit accessed the residence near Cumberland Street by door and took a yellow metal …
“I think pod hotels are the future – at least for my generation,” said a young staff member of this newspaper. “The one I used overseas was neat, clean as a whistle and secure.”
Board moves to downzone part of Ridgewood
The Rabsky Group built three buildings that are not accessible to people in wheelchairs, the suit says.
The cow was taken to Animal Care & Control on Linden Boulevard Tuesday afternoon.
The A, B, C, D, E, F, G and M lines were impacted during the Monday morning commute, the MTA said.
Our Lady of Loreto church has been demolished, after years of efforts by preservationists to save it.
New townhouses in the area boosted the median sale to $1.92 million, Property Shark found.
The reward for info leading to arrest and conviction of the suspects has been raised to $10,000.
See this story at BrooklynDaily.com.By Julianne McShaneBrooklyn DailyCall it an old ballgame with some new players. Ridgites of the past and present headed to 80th Street between Third and Fourth avenues on Oct. 14 to partake in an ancient tradition — a game of stickball. The 49th-annual “Stickball Oldtimers” game, which attracted between 60–70 players and spectators this year, has also served as a reunion for the neighborhood, attracting the older residents who played the game as children for hours on end, according to the lifelong Ridgite who organizes it. “My friends and I come back from no matter where we are,” said Pete Syrdahl, who …
Greetings, Brooklyn. Today is the 293rd day of the year. ****
See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Colin MixsonBrooklyn PaperThis cow was on the lam! A wayward steer led police on an hours-long chase through Windsor Terrace and into Prospect Park this morning before the department’s special-operations officers managed to corral the beast — despite their general lack of rodeo experience, according to an officer on the scene. “It’s not a common occurrence,” said Charles Scholl, deputy chief of Brooklyn South patrol bureau, which covers the nabe. “But the NYPD rises to the occasion.” The loose cow was first spotted around 11:25 am, …
The South Shore burglary suspect has a mob bloodline, and served time for his role in a Brooklyn robbery with his brothers, authorities said. Anthony Cutaia, 29, is the grandson of Luchese crime capo Domenico Cutaia and the son of reputed soldier Salvatore Cutaia, according to federal court documents.
Broadway Junction, Livonia Avenue, Sutter Avenue and Junius Street had the highest arrest rates.
Both schools are over-capacity, but DOE officials say there are no plans for one to oust the other.
The signal issue temporarily suspended service between Brooklyn and Jamaica Monday evening.
Trains won't run between Penn Station and Barclays Center amid FASTRACK repairs, the MTA said.
A service for Waldiman Thompson will be held Friday at 10 a.m. at Hanson Place Church in Fort Greene.