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Belle Harbor »

Street Renamed 'Dylan Smith Way' to Honor Hurricane Sandy Hero

Smith saved more than a dozen people on Oct. 29, 2012, and died two months later in Puerto Rico. 

Rockaway Beach »

Women Surfers From Around the Globe Take the Screen at Rockaway Film Fest

Women of the Seven Seas will show a slate of movies on Saturday, Aug. 16.

Norwood »

Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade to be Held Sunday

The parade will start at 1 p.m. at Grand Concourse and 192nd Street.

Bushwick »

Bushwick Sidewalk Domino Club Memorializes Treasurer as Games Resume

The honored group of senior citizens returned to their summer game spot, having lost a key member.

Bushwick »

Transgender Star Lorena Escalera's Murder Still Unsolved a Year After Death

Family and friends of Lorena Escalera are desperate for closure in the case of the 25-year-old's death.

Williamsburg »

La Borinquena Closes After 40 Years in South Williamsburg

The Puerto Rican hub hosted barbecues, movie nights and parties until its closure last week.

Williamsburg »

Elderly Woman Who Died in Brooklyn Fire Was Bedridden, Family Says

Nelly Bermudez, 78, died in her bed Saturday night in the Taylor-Wythe Houses in Williamsburg.

Flushing »

Helen Marshall Delivers Final State of the Borough Address

Marshall discussed the impact of Hurricane Sandy on the borough.  

East Harlem »

Hundreds Mourn Boxer Hector 'Macho' Camacho in East Harlem

Mourners paid their respects to Hector "Macho" Camacho at St. Cecilia's Church in Harlem.

Bushwick »

Seniors Show Off Moves at Hope Gardens Dance Parties

The biweekly parties at Hope Gardens Community Center bring Bushwick locals out to dance.

East New York »

Brooklyn Wheelchair Dancer to Perform at LaGuardia High School

Using her wheelchair as an extension of her body, Jazalee Sircus has created her own style of dance.

Bushwick »

'Occupy' Congressional Candidate Campaigns from Streets with Hip-Hop Video

George Martinez is the self-proclaimed "first and only Occupy candidate" on the ballot.

Midtown & Theater District »

Cotto Punishes Margarito in MSG Boxing Bout

Miguel Cotto retained the super welterweight title with a TKO against Antonio Margarito at the Garden.

Downtown »

Speaker Sheldon Silver Hospitalized Following Bike Accident

Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver is being treated for an infected knee at Stamford Hospital in Connecticut following a biking accident in Puerto Rico.

Manhattan »

City Warns of Evacuations, Transit Shutdown Ahead of Hurricane Irene

City officials and agencies are preparing for the worst and warned residents to be ready for when Hurricane Irene makes its way to New York this weekend.