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Transit Hub by Williamsburg Bridge to Get New Restroom, Waiting Area

A waiting room, automatic toilet, street trees, benches and widened sidewalk are part of the plan.

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Running Store Lets Clients Try Shoes on Replica of Williamsburg Bridge Path

Runners at the Brooklyn Running Company can try shoes on a rubber replica of the bridge's path.

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Car Catches Fire on Williamsburg Bridge

The FDNY extinguished the blaze on the outer roadway about 2:15 p.m., officials said.

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Williamsburg Fine Dining Pioneer Dressler Closes

Dressler, one of South Williamsburg's first upscale eateries, closed Monday.

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Driver Charged With Manslaughter and DWI in Fatal Williamsburg Bridge Crash

Janice Brown, 21, was killed when Ayisha Dobson's Nissan Altima spun out of control on the bridge Monday.

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'Girls' Star Lena Dunham Eyes Penthouse in Gretsch Building

Lena Dunham reportedly looked at an apartment in South Williamsburg's Gretsch building this weekend.

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Brooklyn Bridge to Close for Manhattan-Bound Traffic This Weekend

The Brooklyn Bridge's Manhattan-bound lanes will close from early Saturday through Monday morning.

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LES BID Offers Artists a Canvas on High-Traffic Delancey Street

The Lower East Side Business Improvement District is asking artists to submit work for the project.

Carroll Gardens »

The Bridges of Kings County: Friends Share a Passion for Trestles

Artist Antonio Masi and writer Joan Marans Dim will present their work on the city's bridges.

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Public Plaza Proposed on Broadway near Bedford Avenue

The plaza would open near Peter Luger Steakhouse and the Williamsburg Arts and Historical Center.

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MTA Moving Forward With Plan For New Waterfront Bus Route

The MTA hopes to connect the Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Long Island City waterfront in the route.

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Williamsburg Straphangers Demand Relief From L and G Trains Outage

A petition with nearly 2,700 signatures demands more bus service to replace the L and G outage.

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Fallen Trees, Floods and Power Outages Remain in North Brooklyn

Residents in Williamsburg, Greenpoint and Bushwick remained without electricity Tuesday.

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Bicyclist Struck Near Williamsburg Bridge in Brooklyn

The cyclist, a man in his 20s, suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Lower East Side »

SPURA Development Plan Lands at City Council as Final Approval Nears

The Seward Park Urban Renewal Area is nearing the end of the city's approval process.

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