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6-Story Residential Building Under Construction on Bushwick Avenue

The block, just steps away from historic architecture, is now packed with modern buildings.

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VIDEO: Police Seek Suspects in Bushwick Shootout

Police found bullet casings near the scene at Menahan Street between Bushwick and Evergreen avenues.

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2 Men Indicted for Brutal Attack on Transgender Woman in Bushwick, DA Says

The victim suffered traumatic brain injuries due to the October attack.

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Ex-Con Forces Girl to Have Sex by Pretending to be an NYPD Officer: Police

Walter Barnes, who raped two teens in 2001, was accused of another attack, police said.

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Transgender Woman Beaten in Bushwick Leaves Hospital With Brain Trauma

A nonprofit group raising money to cover the victim's expenses said she needs 24-hour supervision.

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3-Year-Old Girl Beaten to Death by Her Stepdad, Police Say

Jeida Torres was killed by her mom's husband, Kelsey Smith, in their Bushwick home, police said.

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Transgender Woman Critically Hurt in Bushwick Anti-Gay Attack, Police Say

Four suspects argued with the victim and knocked her unconscious on Sunday, police and reports said.

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Thieves Pin Woman Down While Robbing Her Williamsburg Apartment, Police Say

A 26-year-old woman came home to find thieves ransacking her apartment, police said.

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Teenager Shot Dead in Front of Funeral Parlor in Bushwick

Malik Bhola was gunned down in a crowd of New Year revelers in front of 1461 Bushwick Ave, police say.

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Teachers Fight Third School's Placement in E. Williamsburg Building

A third school has been proposed to share space with P.S. 196 and M.S. 582.

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Controversial Bushwick Rezoning to Add High Rises, Streets and Retail

The influx of new residents to 977 units would demand more public school space, parking and green areas.

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Neglected L Train Tunnel Will be Sealed to Drive Out Homeless, MTA Says

The MTA plans to brick up a tunnel connecting two Bushwick streets under the elevated L train.

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New Season of 'East WillyB' Show Mocks Hipster 'Immigration' into Bushwick

The web series, starting its second season, spotlights young Latinos amidst Bushwick's gentrification.

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Man Found Shot in Bushwick

A 23-year-old man was shot in the head and injured on Bushwick Avenue Wednesday night, police say.

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Police Officer Kevin Brennan Honored by Bushwick Residents After Shooting

Brennan, who was shot in the head, was honored at a 90th Precinct Community Council meeting Wednesday.