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What Happened in New York This Week: 9 Stories You Need to Read

Heat complaints are on the rise, stoners are teaching sex ed, and DNAinfo looked at school diversity.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Man Wounded in Dollar Van Shooting Among Recent Gun Violence, Police Say

The shooting was one of three that occurred within 12 hours in the neighborhood Tuesday and Wednesday.

Crown Heights »

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. 

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

Two Teens Arrested for Crown Heights Subway Assault

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

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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

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

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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

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

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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.

Crown Heights »

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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