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13-Year-Old Cyclist Seriously Hurt After Being Hit by Cab, Police Say

A 13-year-old boy was seriously hurt when he was hit by a cab while riding his bike, police said.

Greenpoint »

Body of Missing Swimmer Found in East River, Medical Examiner Says

The body of Steven L. Middleton was found in Newtown Creek, officials said.

Williamsburg »

Nobu-Trained Chef to Open Polish Restaurant in S&B Space

Chef Krzysztof Drzewiecki will add to his North Brooklyn mini-empire with Dziupla at 194 Bedford Ave.

Greenpoint »

Greenpoint Strip Goes Without Holiday Decorations for First Time in Decades

Local businesses didn't pay for lights to be hung for the first time in decades, officials said.

Greenpoint »

Former Hostel Owner Buys Beleaguered Greenpoint SRO

Gal Sela said he might knock down the building where dozens of formerly homeless men currently live.

Williamsburg »

Rock Songwriter Doc Pomus Honored by Williamsburg Street Renaming

Doc Pomus wrote famous 1960s rock songs "Save the Last Dance for Me" and "This Magic Moment."

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Woman Awakens in Bed to Attempted Sex Attack

Police released a video of a man that they believe was the attacker.

Greenpoint »

Marilyn Monroe Cut-Out Keeps Corvette Driver 'Feeling Young'

Bob Germino, 76, bought his Marilyn Monroe cut-out online to accompany him at shows and on rides.

East Williamsburg »

Lifelong Bird Lover Sings Swan Song with Going-Out-of-Business Sale

Paradise Bird Shop's owner has been obsessed with feathered animals since his childhood.

West Harlem »

Summer Play Streets Program Kicked Off by NYPD Commissioner Ray Kelly

Commissioner Kelly and hundreds of kids kicked off the summer's Play Streets program Tuesday.

Greenpoint »

Woman Allegedly Raped Because She Was 'Gay' in Greenpoint

A woman was reportedly raped at knifepoint on the sidewalk this weekend.

Upper West Side »

Plan to Build Market-Rate High-Rise in Housing Project Draws Anger

NYCHA's plan would construct high-rises in the public housing complex's open space.

Greenpoint »

Landlord Evicts Formerly Homeless Tenants From Decrepit Clay Street House

After letting the building fall into disrepair, the landlord of 66 Clay St. is kicking out tenants.

Williamsburg »

Reopened Brooklyn Schools Help Those Destroyed After Hurricane Sandy

Schools received an outpouring of support from parents, principals said.

Greenpoint »

Brooklyn Point Cafe Vies for Liquor License

The new Greenpoint cafe has applied for a liquor license.