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Washington Heights »

Fire Damages Washington Heights Church, FDNY Says

The blaze broke out at 2089 Amsterdam Ave., officials said.

Upper West Side »

Gun-Toting Man Said He Was 'Going to Kill People' at Church, Police Say

A man with a handgun entered the Advent Lutheran Church on Broadway at 93rd Street, police said. 

Greenwich Village »

New NYPD Outreach Effort Has Officers Speaking at Houses of Worship

An initiative from police headquarters encouraged outreach in local churches, a police chief said.

Carroll Gardens »

Brooklyn Church Seeks $13K to Restore 1890s Grand Piano

St. Agnes Church in Carroll Gardens is seeking to raise $13,091 for the restoration work.

Upper West Side »

Landmarks Commission Shoots Down UWS Church-to-Condo Design

The commission rejected plans to modify to the front of the church and remove stained-glass windows.

Morrisania »

Stolen Cross Returning to South Bronx Church

A five-foot crucifix had been taken from St. Anthony of Padua Church on Wednesday.

Crown Heights »

Church Donation Scammer Steals Hundreds in Cash from Victims, Police Say

A man targeting older people has struck three times in two weeks in Crown Heights, police said.

Claremont »

Thief Steals $55K in Cash and Valuables From Bronx Church, Bishop Says

A thief robbed the Eternal Sacred Order of Cherubim & Seraphim Spiritual Church on Walton Avenue.

Boerum Hill »

Boerum Hill's Church of the Redeemer Sells for $20 Million

The Fourth Avenue church was sold to a real estate firm earlier this month, officials said.

Bed-Stuy »

Brownsville Church Relocates to Bed-Stuy After Fire

Global Fire International has made its new home in Bed-Stuy after its former location was set ablaze.

Red Hook »

Former Brooklynite 'Saved' by Religion Returns to Open Red Hook Church

Nicholas Acevedo left Brooklyn to escape a troubled childhood, but now he's back to start a church.

Flatiron »

Speakeasy Hidden Behind Confessional Opening at Limelight

A speakeasy and restaurant are opening in a former rectory that's now part of Limelight Marketplace.

Prospect Heights »

Church Near Barclays Center Elevated to Cathedral Status

The church on Pacific Street, just blocks from the Barclays Center, was chosen for its location.

Mott Haven »

Historic Church Looks to Raise $4.7M for Renovations

The church in the South Bronx is looking to restore its paintings and roof.

Clinton Hill »

St. Luke's Preschool Set to Close Despite Dozens on Waitlist

Parents have launched a petition to save the decades-old St. Luke's Academy Preschool.