Over 20 years ago the folks at Chrome Industries started making messenger bags in a garage in Denver. In 2010 they opened their first store in New York at 238 Mulberry in Nolita.
Seek to protect kids in local parks
Median rents rose 3.9 percent a year since 2010, while wages rose 1.8 percent a year, StreetEasy found.
Politicians are calling for Citi Bike to expand to the rest of the city or let competitors start up.
Brooklyn Heights tenants paying market rates say they are entitled to rent-stabilization status.
Gertrude Duncan, 81, was found dead and another woman burned her hands, police said.
It will open under the subway tracks in April with a skate park, sprinklers and a basketball court.
Three teens vandalized the cemetery where Det. Wenjian Liu is buried, police said.
The “alt-right”’s staging of a Nuremberg-style get together in Charlottesville, Virginia, didn’t quite go as planned. Instead
See this story at BrooklynDaily.com.By Julianne CubaBrooklyn DailyA plaque commemorating the Confederate leader General Robert E. Lee was hauled off the grounds of the so-called Church of the Generals in Bay Ridge on Aug. 16, in the wake of white supremacist protests and violence in Charlottesville over the weekend. The move sends a message that racism has no place in Brooklyn, said Rev. Khader El-Yateem. “Removing this plaque makes it very clear that while we will never forget the history of slavery in America,” said El-Yateem, a Democrat running for the Bay Ridge City Council seat. “We are ready to…
BRAZIL – On Patrol: Police officers of the special operations battalion ride on a mechanical shovel during a patrol at the Caramuj
See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Lauren GillBrooklyn Paper88th Precinct Fort Greene–Clinton Hill Pipe pummel Cops cuffed a guy who allegedly struck a woman in the head with a metal pipe on Navy Walk on Aug. 7. The victim was by Navy Street at 6:10 pm when the suspect hit her in the head with the pipe, causing bleeding and bruising. He then fled by running to a Fleet Walk roof, where police stopped and arrested him, a report said. Cane pain Police are searching for a creep who hit a 58-year-old woman with a cane and spit …
THE LEDE: Happy hump day, Brooklyn! Ex-DA Charles Hynes is being sued, we break down the Nets' must-watch games, and our bodies will dissolve when we die in the future. We go inside Brooklyn's “Sex House,” there's a white moose in Sweden, and Guam's tourism is up five percent despite Kim Jong-un's threats.
Monday, Aug. 7 Kristin Kreytalk was arrested at 64-02 Catalpa Avenue for aggravated harassment by Detective Lodato. Pedro Rivera was arrested at 66-26 Metropolitan Avenue for petit larceny by Offic…
There was no service between Manhattan and Brooklyn while police investigated the package.
He followed her onto the Q train before grabbing her in Herald Square, police said.
The K9 got 7 stitches after falling through an attic while looking for weapons in Red Hook. "#GoodBoy."
Public Advocate Letitia James published the ten largest lenders to the "Worst Landlords" list.
See this story at BrooklynDaily.com.By Julianne CubaBrooklyn DailyFirefighters battled an inferno in a 73rd Street apartment building early morning on Aug. 15, which sent nine people, including firefighters, to the hospital, said a spokeswoman for the fire department. New York’s Bravest responded to reports of a blaze inside the building between Third Avenue and Ridge Boulevard at 7 am, and 105 firefighters had it under control by just before 8 am, the spokeswoman said. Emergency responders transported three civilians and six firefighters to a local hospital, all with non-life-threatening injuries, she said. Fire…
On Thursday, hundreds of DUMBO residents and Brooklynites from across the borough came out to celebrate the Pearl Street Triangle’s 10th anni
See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Lauren GillBrooklyn PaperPolice will not charge the driver of a commercial garbage truck who hit and killed a cyclist in Greenpoint on July 22 then left the scene, but still have not closed the case — a move that keeps evidence secret, potentially until the controversy surrounding the death blows over. Five separate police spokespeople told this newspaper on Friday that no criminal charges are being made against the male motorist who killed 27-…
Eclipse mania is building across the country, and though New Yorkers will not experience the full eclipse, we won't be left out. Expect the sidewalks to be filled with bespectacled spectators staring up past the skyscrapers to catch a glimpse of one of nature's most awesome occurrences.
Tony Thomas and another man stole more than $1,000 from the Meatball Shop, police said.
President Trump tweeted that he plans to head to Washington, D.C., on Monday morning.