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Glendale »

Neighbors Mourn 'Good Father' Cyclist Killed in Hit-and-Run

Neighbors on Thursday remembered Angel Torres, 46, who was killed in a hit-and-run Wednesday.

Fort Greene »

Fort Greene May Be Getting Its First Karl Fischer Building

The six-story mixed-use building is planned for 134 Vanderbilt Ave. on the corner of Myrtle Avenue.

Downtown Brooklyn »

14-Year-Old Charged With Murder in Bus Shooting of Brooklyn Dad

Kathon Anderson, 14, shot innocent bystander Angel Rojas, prosecutors say.

Bed-Stuy »

Suspect Attacks Woman Inside Bed-Stuy Stairwell, Police Say

The man fled with her cellphone and $60 when she screamed for help, police say.

Fort Greene »

Local Designer Opening 'Mini-Department Store' on Myrtle Avenue

Jill Lindsey will sell designer clothing, wine, snacks, gifts and housewares.

Richmond Hill »

Security Cameras Set to Be Installed in Forest Park by Summer

The cameras are being installed in the wake of a string of sex attacks and car break-ins.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Yoga Studio Closes Doors Due to Cold

Good Yoga, at 602 Myrtle Ave., closed because the building is just too cold, owners said.

Fort Greene »

Councilwoman Laurie Cumbo Celebrates Brooklyn's Diversity at Inauguration

Laurie Cumbo invited a diverse crowd to her swearing-in celebration for her 35th District seat. 

Bed-Stuy »

Last Minute Guide to Ringing in the New Year in Bed-Stuy

Still looking for a place to celebrate New Year's Eve? Bed-Stuy offers a wide range of choices.

Bushwick »

Man Struck and Killed by M Train in Bushwick

The man was hit by the southbound train in the Myrtle-Wyckoff station about 9:30 a.m., the MTA said.

Clinton Hill »

Dunkin' Donuts Coming to Myrtle Avenue in Clinton Hill

A sign posted on a one-story building at Myrtle and Grand Avenues said Dunkin' Donuts is "Coming Soon."

Clinton Hill »

Tipsy Wine Shop Ready to Fill Glasses in Clinton Hill

Tipsy wine shop owners want to make buying wine easy and fun for locals.

Midtown »

15 Subway Lines Will Face Service Changes this Weekend

The 4, 6, 7, A, C, D, F, J, L, M, N, Q, R, S and Staten Island Railway lines will all be affected.

Bed-Stuy »

Man Injured After Car Chased by Police Smashes into Parked Van, NYPD Says

Two men were arrested after a police chase through Bed-Stuy, the NYPD said.

Bed-Stuy »

Bed-Stuy Boutique Adds Personal Touch With New Location

The family-owned antique and vintage shop Vianova has relocated to a second-floor apartment.