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VIDEO: Thieves Snatch Computers and Cash from Bronx Business

The burglary took place on Friday at about 10 p.m., police said.

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Long-Awaited Windsor Terrace Key Food to Open July 17

The Key Food grocery store at 589 Prospect Ave. will open July 17, the owner said.

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DOT Unveils 'Lush' Public Art on Gritty Gowanus Median

"Greenery," a metal sculpture, was installed at Fourth and Prospect avenues.

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QUIZ: Can You Speak the Endangered Caribbean Language Garifuna?

Milton Guity teaches classes in the language on Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.

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Thieves Tie Up and Rob 83-Year-Old Woman at Gunpoint, Only to Get $5

The trio of armed thieves pushed their way into the Prospect Avenue apartment, police said.

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Long-Awaited Windsor Terrace Key Food Won't Open Until 2015

Walgreens recently opened at 589 Prospect Ave., but the Key Food that will share the space is not ready.

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Community Board Approves Naming Roads After Jazz Legend, Community Advocate

The board voted on Tuesday to co-name streets after Henry "Red" Allen and Dave Reid Jr.

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Community Board Approves Naming Street for Local Jazz Legend

Community Board 3 voted to name Ritter Place between Prospect and Union Avenues "Maxine Sullivan Way."

Tremont & East Tremont »

9-Year-Old Boy Shot by Stray Bullet During Street Quarrel, Report Says

The boy was expected to survive after reportedly being hit by an errant bullet.

Morrisania »

Bronx Woman Kills Husband, Claims Self-Defense, Cops Say

A Bronx woman that stabbed her husband to death Friday has been charged with his murder. 

Gowanus »

Huge Billboard Targets Failings of Orthodox Jewish Schools

The sign in Hebrew and English hangs over the BQE.

New Brighton »

City Opens First Section of Goodhue Park in Staten Island

The 38-acre property was in danger of being sold to developers in 2006.

Windsor Terrace »

Key Food Vows to Build 'State-of-the-Art' Supermarket Alongside Walgreens

Key Food officials said the new store will be a marked improvement over the one that closed last summer.

Windsor Terrace »

Windsor Terrace to Rally for 'Green Beans not Walgreens'

Windsor Terrace residents will rally Aug. 1 at a former Key Food that Walgreens is taking over.

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Windsor Terrace Vows to 'Declare Independence' from Walgreens with Boycott

Windsor Terrace residents say they won't shop at the Walgreens that's slated to replace a Key Food.