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Brownsville »

Two Men Arrested for Fatally Shooting Driver at Gas Station, Police Say

Charles Williams and Moeleek Harrell gunned down Derek Quattlebaum in Richmond Hill, police said.

Prospect Heights »

Barclays Center Construction Worker Crushed to Death by Falling Steel

Peter Zepf was helping put together the arena's "green roof" on Tuesday.

Woodhaven »

Man Critically Hurt After Getting Shot in the Head, Sources Say

The 28-year-old man was shot outside his Woodhaven home about noon Friday, sources said.

Crown Heights »

Milk River Club Patron Robbed and Shot in Crown Heights, Police Say

Two men are wanted for the Jan. 12 attack at the Atlantic Avenue nightclub, officials said.

Union Square »

Too Cold to Go Out? Try These 8 Events Near Major Subway Hubs

Avoid hibernation: Find fun and social opportunities only a short walk from a major subway connection. 

East New York »

City Wants 'Cushion Against Gentrification' in East New York Rezoning

Officials plan to turn Atlantic Avenue into a "vibrant corridor" with buildings up to 12 stories.

Prospect Heights »

Brooklyn Post Office Nixes Prospect Heights Move After ZIP Code Snafu

The Times Plaza post office serving Boerum Hill may move to Park Slope instead, a USPS rep said.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Dies After Falling Through Sidewalk Cellar Door, Officials Say

A man fell through the sidewalk hatch outside 1281 Bedford Ave. in Bed-Stuy, officials said.

Bed-Stuy »

Plans for Renovated Nostrand Avenue LIRR Station Revealed

The proposed reconstruction of the station would bring two new elevators and pedestrian overpasses.

Crown Heights »

Atlantic Avenue Building Sold for $1.15M

The three-story, mixed-use building is less than a mile from the Barclays Center.

Midtown »

B, D Subway Service Disrupted Ahead of Thursday Evening Rush Hour

B and D trains were rerouted because of a broken rail at Grand Street, accoridng to the MTA. 

Bed-Stuy »

Fire Leaves at Least 10 People Homeless in Bed-Stuy

The blaze burned through the second and third floors of the Rochester Avenue home. 

Prospect Heights »

Pedestrian Safety Measures Proposed for Dangerous Atlantic Avenue Crossing

New crosswalks, turn restrictions and bigger medians may come to Washington and Underhill avenues.

Prospect Heights »

Pop-Up Market for Brooklyn-Made Products Opens This Weekend

The holiday market includes 16 vendors selling locally made housewares, food and jewelry.

Bed-Stuy »

Nostrand Avenue Construction in Bed-Stuy to Finish Next Spring, City Says

Businesses said they're suffering as a result of the ongoing project.