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Marine Parkway Bridge Stuck for Hours in 'Up' Position

Traffic on the Marine Parkway-Gil Hodges Memorial Bridge has been halted since 11:30 a.m.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Brooklyn Merchants Kick Off Holiday Campaign 'Shop Local CB9' This Weekend

Many stores in the Prospect-Lefferts Gardens and Crown Heights area will offer specials through Dec. 31.

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.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Man Killed in Flatbush Avenue Hit-And-Run, Police Say

Latchman Singh, 34, was found lying unconscious in the crosswalk at Flatbush and DeKalb avenues.

Prospect Heights »

Elderly Woman Struck and Killed by Dump Truck Near Barclays Center

The 77-year-old woman was hit crossing Flatbush Avenue Monday afternoon. 

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.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

'Flatbush Trees' Sculpture Awaits Multicolored Makeover as Locals Fundraise

An installation artist needs $10,000 to begin a long-planned refurbishment of the Brooklyn fixture.

Clinton Hill »

Meet the 8 Animals Keeping NYC Cute

From a barking deer to grazing goats, the city is full of curious (and cute) creatures.

Crown Heights »

Suspects Sought in Two Daylight Armed Robberies in Crown Heights

Both gunpoint muggings took place this month in the 71st and 77th precincts.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Nurse Killed by Car Hours After Being Offered New Job, Family Says

Sokhna Niang of Staten Island was hit on Flatbush Avenue, police said.

Prospect Heights »

Doughnut Plant Opening on Flatbush Avenue, Owner Says

Mark Isreal will open his third doughnut bakery in Prospect Heights this October.

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Straphanger Stabbed After Refusing to Give Up Wallet, NYPD Says

Two men tried to rob a passenger on a Q train Tuesday, police said.

Mill Basin »

Man and Woman Killed in Mill Basin Crash, Police Say

Christina Wipper, 18, and Philbert Williams, 20, died in a two car crash Monday evening, police said.

Prospect Heights »

CityMD Preparing Move to Longtime Dominican Restaurant Space

El Gran Castillo de Jagua left Flatbush Avenue and Park Place after 32 years.

Park Slope »

Crime Drops at Atlantic Center Mall, Police Say

There's been a 25 percent crime drop since 2012, the commanding officer of the 78th Precinct said.

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