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East Elmhurst »

480-Pound Inmate Forced to Wear Sheets After Clothes Are Stolen, Claim Says

Inmate Freddie Harvin says his clothes were "irreplaceable" because of his size.

Bed-Stuy »

Performer Brings Open Mic Scene to Bed-Stuy

Limelight at Corlette in Bed-Stuy is an open mic and networking venue for artists and performers.

Midtown East »

Midtown East Precinct Captain Vows to Fight Robberies and Traffic Crashes

Capt. Clint McPherson comes to the 17th Precinct from the NYPD's Counterterrorism Division.

Crown Heights »

For-Profit Clothing 'Donation' Bins on the Rise

The Sanitation Department has hauled away almost 60 bins in just nine months.

Bed-Stuy »

Billie Holiday Theatre Slated for Major Renovation

The Billie Holiday Theatre will get a multimillion-dollar facelift later this year.

Crown Heights »

Artists Plan to Convert Crown Heights Parking Garage Into Concert Venue

A bar, restaurant and outdoor area are planned for the former parking garage on Dean Street.

Crown Heights »

Brooklyn Man Charged With Shooting Officer Had Prior Clashes With the Law

Robinson had multiple run-ins with the law before shooting officer James Li in Crown Heights Wednesday.

Garment District »

City's Vogue Community to Host Tribute for Murdered Dancer

A tribute for Terrell Anderson will be held at Escuelita on Feb. 3.

Crown Heights »

Community Mourns 'Vogue' Dance Innovator Stabbed in Crown Heights

Terrell Anderson was found dead Thursday in his Crown Heights apartment with a stab wound to his head.

Crown Heights »

'Vogue' Dancer Stabbed to Death in His Crown Heights Home

Terrell Anderson, 35, performed under the name Terrell Ebony, his brother said.

Financial District »

Tornado Watch Issued for New York

A tornado watch was issued for parts of New York and New Jersey until 5 p.m. today.

Bed-Stuy »

Merger Between Troubled Interfaith and Brooklyn Hospitals Hits Snag

The merger between Interfaith and Brooklyn hospitals is in jeopardy, according to reports.

Bed-Stuy »

29-Year-Old Man Arrested in Bedford-Stuyvesant Rape Case, Police Say

Police arrested Richard Scott, 29, on charges of rape, robbery and criminal obstruction of breathing.

East Village »

Memorial at Cooper Union Honors Life of Web Whiz Aaron Swartz

The Reddit co-founder's girlfriend and contemporaries spoke at the 4 p.m. service.

Crown Heights »

Reddit Founder Dead in Crown Heights Home, Reports Say

Aaron Swartz, a co-founder of Reddit, was discovered in his Crown Heights home on Friday, reports said.