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Borough Park »

Expert Warns of Massive Bee Activity in Borough Park

An NYPD bee expert vacuumed up 15,000 bees Saturday, the second swam he'd seen in two weeks.

Great Kills »

Bee Swarm Outside Staten Island School Evades NYPD

The NYPD's resident bee expert said the 15,000-bee swarm means more could be on the way.

South Street Seaport »

Beehive Removal Near Brooklyn Bridge Marks End to Busy Swarm Season

Beekeeper Anthony Planakis rescued a hive of about 18,000 bees near the Brooklyn Bridge Wednesday.

Rego Park »

A Day in the Life of the NYPD's Bee Expert

Anthony "Tony Bees" Planakis has been responding to city bee swarms for more than 15 years.

Bed-Stuy »

Bedford-Stuyvesant Bee Swarm Has Neighbors Buzzing

About 9,000 bees massed outside a Herkimer Street building Tuesday morning.

Downtown Brooklyn »

Massive Bee Swarm Brings 20,000 Insects to Brooklyn Tree

Cops found a massive swarm of 20,000 honeybees clinging to a tree in Downtown Brooklyn.

Hell's Kitchen & Clinton »

Bee Swarm Traps Family in Car at Pier 92 Parking Lot

A swarm engulfed a family's Volvo at a garage Sunday until rescuers could contain the giant mass of bees.

Melrose »

Bees Swarm on Melrose Corner in The Bronx

Two swarms of bees appeared on Melrose Avenue and East 154th Street May 11, 2012.

Fort Greene and DUMBO »

Tricks of the Bee Trade Being Taught at Inner City Rooftop Farm

The Big Apple Apiary  is offering beekeeping apprenticeships. 

Manhattan »

Bee Keepers Warn of Swarms Due to Early Spring

There could be more bee swarms this season due to the mild winter and the early arrival of spring.

Murray Hill, Gramercy & Midtown East »

Two Bee Swarms Hit Flatiron District in One Day

A swarm hit a Flatiron shop's awning early Tuesday, then another swarm landed half a block away.

Midtown & Theater District »

Bees Swarm Outside Bulgari Jewelry Store in Midtown

The pack of insects descended on the swank gem store on 57th Street and Fifth Avenue Wednesday afternoon.

Manhattan »

Massive Bee Swarm Shuts Down Little Italy Corner

A massive swarm of bees forced police to close off the corner of Grand and Mulberry streets for hours Tuesday.

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