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Mayor Wants to Expand Subway on Utica Ave to Serve 'Outer Borough' City

The mayor says the area is one of the densest in the city not directly served by a subway line.

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21-Year-Old Brooklyn Woman Found Dead on Fire Escape in Apparent Suicide

Jennifer Lubanko's body was found Sunday morning on Utica Avenue in Crown Heights.

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Brooklyn Man Dead After Car Crash Into Crown Heights Gas Station

Richard Jones, 68, veered into a gas pump on Atlantic Avenue over the weekend, police said.

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Planned Changes to B46 Bus Would Cause Traffic Nightmare, Locals Say

Changes include removing traffic islands and extending sidewalks at Fulton Street and Utica Avenue.

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Man Arrested for Subway Slashings in Bed-Stuy, Police Say

Shawn Howard of the Bronx attacked three people on the A and C trains, police said. 

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16-Year-Old Robbed 7 People in Mugging Spree, Police Say

Richard Rogers is wanted for a string of robberies, one of which happened in front of the 77th Precinct.

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77th Precinct Offers Reward for Info in Burning of Officer's Car

The arson happened Wednesday night outside of the 77th Precinct stationhouse.

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Security Ramps Up at Crown Heights Precinct After Officer's Car is Burned

Officers will patrol outside the 77th Precinct following the Wednesday night incident, police said.

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Utica Place Affordable Housing Complex Opens in Crown Heights

The 12-story building in Crown Heights has apartments for veterans and space for a local church.

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Kosher Burger Spot and Franklin Ave. Bar Set to Open in Crown Heights

The neighborhood's community board approved three liquor license applications Thursday night.

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Man Killed by Masked Gunman in Crown Heights, Police Say

Aaron Powell was shot and killed about a block from his Union Street home, police said.

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Chain-Snatching Thief Rips Gold Necklace Off 71-Year-Old Woman, Police Say

The chain-snatching suspect is wanted for another similar robbery in Crown Heights this month.

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Two Teens Arrested for Crown Heights Subway Assault

Akeem Mattis, 18, and Christopher Rodriguez, 19, were arrested Thursday, police said.

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2 Men Beat Straphanger in Crown Heights Subway Station, Police Say

A man was attacked inside the Crown Heights-Utica Avenue subway station, police said.

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Crown Heights Anti-Violence Group Looks to Hire 'Violence Interrupters'

The anti-violence group S.O.S. Crown Heights wants to hire outreach workers and "violence interrupters."