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Teen Arrested For Shooting Bystander Outside Downtown Brooklyn McDonald's

A 16-year-old was arrested for an after school shooting on Flatbush Avenue at Fulton Street.

Park Slope »

VIDEO: Officer Under Investigation After Shoving Protester at Demonstration

Elsa Waithe injured her ribs after being shoved into a metal railing, her friend told DNAinfo New York.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Prospect-Lefferts Residents Call to End 421-A Tax Incentive for Builders

Locals and tenant advocates rallied outside a new 23-story building at 626 Flatbush Ave. on Tuesday.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Recent Gang-Related Shootings Concern Prospect-Lefferts Gardens Locals

A teen was killed and two men were injured in shootings in the area this week, police said.

Park Slope »

Ex-BID Director Indicted for Stealing $85K to Buy Manicures and Beyonce Tix

BID director Sharon Davidson paid for Beyonce tickets with the group's money, authorities say.

Prospect Heights »

How You Can Help the Hardware Store Destroyed by a Fire in Prospect Heights

Longtime customers of Flatbush Hardware, gutted by a Jan. 21 fire, hope to raise $15,000 for its owners.

Prospect Heights »

Brooklyn Post Office Nixes Prospect Heights Move After ZIP Code Snafu

The Times Plaza post office serving Boerum Hill may move to Park Slope instead, a USPS rep said.

Prospect Heights »

How to Help the Family Affected by This Week's Fatal Flatbush Avenue Fire

The Awad family lost their father and their home in Wednesday's Flatbush Avenue blaze.

Crown Heights »

UPDATED: Community Board to Revamp Proposal to Rezone Crown Heights

Community Board 9 will reconsider a newly drafted document on neighborhood rezoning on Monday.

Prospect Heights »

Neighbors 'Heartbroken' After Fire at Popular Hardware Shop Kills Man

The blaze destroyed Flatbush Hardware and killed Bassam Awad, 46, whose family ran a neighboring store.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Teen Arrested in Shooting of Woman at Bus Stop in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens

The victim in the Dec. 18 shooting was not the intended target, police said.

Flatbush »

See Sarah McLachlan or Gladys Knight at the New Kings Theatre in Brooklyn

The newly restored 3,000-seat performance space in Flatbush announced its 2015 line-up on Monday.

Park Slope »

Workers Rip Down Holiday Lights While Pruning Bergen Street Trees

Tree pruners tore holiday lights off several trees on Bergen Street near Fifth Avenue, neighbors say.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Woman Shot While Waiting for a Bus in Prospect-Lefferts Gardens, Police Say

Police believe the victim was not the intended target of the Thursday afternoon shooting.

Prospect Heights »

Pop-Up Market for Brooklyn-Made Products Opens This Weekend

The holiday market includes 16 vendors selling locally made housewares, food and jewelry.