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2 Brooklyn Men Indicted For Manslaughter After Drunk Driving Death, DA Says

Richard Roman-Santos and Gerrard Herbert were both indicted after the death of a female passenger. 

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MAP: Development Booming in Crown Heights and Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

There are more than a dozen major construction projects underway or planned for the area.

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Straphanger Hits Man With Electric Guitar in Subway Station, Police Say

The suspect asked, "What are you looking at?" then hit a man in the Crown Heights station, police said.

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Two Teens Arrested for Crown Heights Subway Assault

Akeem Mattis, 18, and Christopher Rodriguez, 19, were arrested Thursday, police said.

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Man Beaten to Death Inside His Crown Heights Home, Police Say

Anthony Freeman was found inside his building with blunt force trauma to his head, police said.

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West Indian Day Parade Brings Colorful Crowds to Eastern Parkway

People showed off their Caribbean pride with flags and colorful costumes at the Labor Day parade.

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Woman Attacked by Youth Hurling Anti-Semitic Slurs, Police Say

A woman was attacked in Crown Heights Thursday afternoon, police said.

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A 13-Year-Old Girl Snapped This Photo of the Man Who Groped Her, Police Say

The incident took place at a bodega at the corner of Utica Avenue and Eastern Parkway.

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Eastern Parkway Becomes Latest 'Slow Zone' with 25 MPH Speed Limit

Enforcement of the new rule will begin July 7, police said.

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Crown Heights Leaders Hold Vigil for Kidnapped Israeli Teens

The group rallied support for the return of the three missing boys with the hashtag #BringBackOurBoys.

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Plan for Franklin Avenue Bike Lane Moves Ahead

Community Board 8 approved a proposal to remove a lane of car traffic and add a bike lane.

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Rentals in Franklin Avenue Building Start at $2,200 for Studios

The Eastern Parkway and Franklin Avenue building will have a roofdeck and fitness center.

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Back Forty Chef to Open Farm-to-Table Restaurant on Franklin Ave.

Shanna Pacifico will open a new eatery just north of Eastern Parkway in June or July, she said.

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Thousands Expected for Lag B'Omer Parade on Eastern Parkway This Weekend

"The Great Parade" began in the 1950s as a celebration of Jewish children, organizers said.

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Gun Hill Road and Southern Boulevard Getting Slow Zones

The city plans to lower the speed limit on Gun Hill Road from 30 to 25 mph.

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