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Park Slope »

Group Home Worker Who Vouched for 3 Accused Rapists Arrested, DA Says

Denzel Thompson, 24, wrote in the group home's log that three accused rapists were safe in their beds. 

Prospect-Lefferts Gardens »

Bogus Ad for 'Vegan' Dog Poop Fertilizer Leads to Anti-Hipster Blog

The blog, "Get the F--k Out of Brooklyn," aims to start a conversation about gentrification in Brooklyn.

Brooklyn Heights »

Maps and Art Collide in New Brooklyn Exhibit

"Mapping Brooklyn" will kick off Feb. 26 at the Brooklyn Historical Society and BRIC House. 

Williamsburg »

Williamsburg Hairdressers Put the 'Bar' in Barber Shop

Come in for a trim; stay for a coffee, cocktail or a sit-down dinner.

East Flatbush »

Erasmus High School to Host a Free Neil Diamond Concert Tonight

Acclaimed singer Neil Diamond will perform a free concert at 6 p.m tonight at Erasmus Hall in Brooklyn.

Williamsburg »

Neighborhood Celebrity: Meet the Queen of Williamsburg

89-year-old Brooklyn icon Leonora Russo shares her thoughts on fashion, rent hikes and fame.

Kensington »

Officer Shook Down NYPD Candidate for Sex and Cash, DA Says

An officer was indicted for allegedly asking a candidate for sex in exchange for helping her get hired.

Navy Yard »

SONYA Art Walk Gives Public Chance to Meet Artists

The 15th annual art walk opened up studios over the weekend.


Lifelong Brooklyn Resident Shows 70 Years of Family Photos in New Exhibit

Jerry Vezzuso's exhibit shows the passage of time through the lens of one Brooklyn family.

Canarsie »

Woman Struck and Killed by SUV in Canarsie, Police Say

A woman was struck and killed in Brooklyn, the NYPD said. 

Cobble Hill »

Boutique Hotel Highlights Brooklyn Artists With In-Room Murals

Nu Hotel is hosting an art show where five Brooklyn artists have painted murals in the hotel rooms.

Lower East Side »

NYPD Sergeant Arrested for Assault in Lower East Side

Besemah Rogers hit another person in the face during an argument.

Midwood »

Students Evacuated After Fire at Midwood High School

No one was injured in the blaze and students were allowed to return to class. 

New York City »

Cops Find Gun in Duffel Bag of Person of Interest in Shopkeeper Killings

Police are questioning a man in the murders of Vahidipour Rahmatollah and two other shopkeepers.