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East New York Rezoning Outreach Proposals Leave Residents Uneasy

Residents expressed dissatisfaction Wednesday with the city's plan to bring new housing to the area.

Mott Haven »

Trust in NYPD on the Rise in South Bronx, Survey Shows

A report from John Jay College revealed that confidence in police had risen from 2014 to 2015.

East New York »

Boy Gang Assaulted and Robbed in East New York, Police Say

Police are asking for help catching five suspects they believe were involved in the May 11 robbery.

East Harlem »

Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito Sets Timeline on East Harlem Rezoning

There will be five public sessions before the speaker's steering committee submits a rezoning plan.

Bed-Stuy »

East New York, Bed-Stuy 'Most At-Risk' Brooklyn Areas for Tax Lien Sale

The two neighborhoods have the most homes in the borough with unpaid debt, according to city data.

Civic Center »

Housing Groups Heckle Mayor on Steps of City Hall Over Affordable Housing

The groups called for more involvement in the city's rezoning process.

East New York »

Brooklyn School Restores Program for Youth Marching Band After Protests

The school allowed the Soul Tigers Marching Band to resume regular practice after talks with officials.

East New York »

Community Launches Fundraiser and Benefit for Akai Gurley’s Family

An online campaign is looking to raise $150,000 to move Gurley's daughter and her mother to a new home.

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.

East New York »

Police Release Age-Enhanced Photo of Missing Brooklyn Boy Patrick Alford

The NYPD is asking for the public's help on the five-year anniversary of Patrick Alford's disappearance.

East New York »

Brooklyn Youth Marching Band Protests Program Cuts

School officials have limited access to the Soul Tigers Marching Band's practice space, directors say.

Bed-Stuy »

Rev. Al Sharpton Lays Memorial Wreaths in Brooklyn for Murdered Officers

Sharpton joined the family of Eric Garner in honoring Dets. Liu and Ramos in Bedford-Stuyvesant. 

Bed-Stuy »

Straphangers Demand Better C Train Service

The Riders Alliance is asking for greater frequency and better communication on the Eighth Avenue line. 

East New York »

NYPD Dragging Feet on Justice for Stabbing Victim Tanaya Copeland: Petition

Advocates and relatives of murder victim Tanaya Copeland, 18, want to see charges in her death.

Rockaway Park »

Detective Who Shot Partner Had Been Drinking in Rockaway Bar: Sources

Jay Poggi and Matt Sullivan were drinking at the Wharf Bar & Grill before the accident, sources say.